Thursday, September 18, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Would Like The Meat Well Done

J’aime la viande très cuite (zhehm lah vee ahnd treh kweet) - I would like the meat well done

Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Vocabulary breakdown:
J'aime (zhehm) -I would like, I like
la viande (lah vee ahnd) -the meat
très (treh) -very
cuite (kweet) -well done

Vocabulary Words of the Day -Jackets


Children's Phrase of the Day - What A Good Idea


Sunday, September 14, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Prefer To Take My Time

Je préfère prendre mon temps (zhuh pray fehr prahn druh mohn tahmp) -I prefer to take my time

Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Vocabulary breakdown:
Je préfère (zhuh pray fehr)
prendre (prahn druh) -to take
mon (mohn) -my
temps (tahmp) -time

Vocabulary Word of the Day -Butcher


Lateness Phrases of the Week


Je suis en retard (zhuh sweez ahn reh tar) -I am late
tu es en retard (too ess ahn reh tar) -You are late (speaking to a friend or family member)
il est en retard (eel eht ahn reh tar) -He is late
elle est en retard (ell eht ahn reh tar) -She is late
nous sommes en retard (noo somz ahn reh tard) -We are late
vous êtes en retard (vooz eht ahn reh tar) -You are late (speaking to someone you don't know well)

ils sont en retard (eel sohnt ahn reh tar) They are late (speaking of an all male or a mixed male & female group)
elles sont en retard (ell sohnt ahn reh tar) -They are late (speaking of an all female group)

Children's Phrase of the Day - Tell Me If I Am Right


Saturday, September 13, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Can't Find The Street On The Map

Je ne peux pas trouver la rue sur le plan (zhuh neh poo pah troo vay lah roo surr leh plah) -I can not find the street on the map.

Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Vocabulary breakdown:

Je (zhuh) -I
Je ne peux pas (zhuh neh poo pah) -I can't
Je ne peux pas trouver (zhuh neh poo pah trouver) -I can't find
la rue (lah roo) -the street
sur (surr) -on
le plan (leh plah) -the map