Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Vocabulary Word of the Day - Lipstick


Commands

Short phrase commands that you may hear or say:

attendez! (ah tahn day) -wait!
asseyez-vous (ah say yay voo) -sit! (have a seat)
soyez tranquille! (swoy yay trahn keel) -be quiet!
suivez-moi (swee vay mwah) -follow me
écoutez! (ay koo tay) -listen!
regardez! (reh gar day) -look!
prenez garde (preh nay gahrd) -be careful (take care)


dépêchez-vous! (day pehsh ay voo) -hurry up!

Children's Phrase of the Day -Turn Off The Light



Monday, September 1, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day -Excuse me, I Don't Speak French Well

Pardonnez-moi, je ne parle bien pas français 
(par doh nay mwah zhuh neh pahrl bee ehn pah frahn say) -Excuse me (or Pardon me) I do not speak French well.

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

Vocabulary Word Of The Day - A Plant


Commands!

Short phrase commands that you may hear or say:

attendez! (ah tahn day) -wait!
asseyez-vous (ah say yay voo) -sit! (have a seat)
soyez tranquille! (swoy yay trahn keel) -be quiet!
suivez-moi (swee vay mwah) -follow me
écoutez! (ay koo tay) -listen!
regardez! (reh gar day) -look!
prenez garde (preh nay gahrd) -be careful (take care)
dépêchez-vous! (day pehsh ay voo) -hurry up!

Children's Phrase of the Day -I Fell Down


Sunday, August 31, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Have To Complain

Je dois me plaindre. Il y a une erreur. (zhuh swah meh plain druh eel eeh ah oon eh rurr) -I have to complain. There is a mistake.

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

Vocabulary Word of the Day -Beauty Mark


Expressions

Some expressions to use in your sentences:

autrement dit... (oh truh mahn dee) -in other words...

à qui le dis-tu! (ah kee keh dee too) -you're telling me!

C'est plus facile à dire qu'à faire (say ploo fah seel ah deer kah fair) -it is easier said than done

C'est bon à savoir (say bohn ah sah vwah) that's good to know

qui aurait pensé ça (kee awe ray pahn say sah) -who would have thought it

Children's Phrase of the Day - What Do You Want? -Nothing


Saturday, August 30, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - Do You Have A French Newspaper?

Avez-vous un journal français? (ah vay voo uhn zhoor nahl frahn say) -Do you have a French newspaper?

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

Vocabulary breakdown:
avez-vous (ah vay voo) do you have
vous avez (vooz ah vay) -you have
un (uhn) -a
journal (zhoor nahl) -newspaper
français (frahn say) -French

Vocabulary Word of the Day -Neck


Expressions

Some expressions to use in your sentences:

autrement dit... (oh truh mahn dee) -in other words...

à qui le dis-tu! (ah kee keh dee too) -you're telling me!

C'est plus facile à dire qu'à faire (say ploo fah seel ah deer kah fair) -it is easier said than done

C'est bon à savoir (say bohn ah sah vwah) that's good to know

qui aurait pensé ça (kee awe ray pahn say sah) -who would have thought it

Children's Phrase of the Day - What Do You Like?