French Present Tense Story

La JournĂ©e de Vanessa – French Present Tense 👇 Scroll down for the English translation of this story 👇 La JournĂ©e de Vanessa Le rĂ©veil de Vanessa sonne Ă  six heures.  Elle ne se lĂšve pas tout de suite.  Elle reste au lit jusqu’à six heures et demie.  Ensuite, elle prend son petit-dĂ©jeuner.  Elle mangeContinue reading “French Present Tense Story”

French Subjunctive or Indicative Expressions List

Sometimes you need to use the French subjunctive, and sometimes you do not. Learn the following list of common expressions. Those on the left are followed by the subjunctive, and the ones on the right are followed by the indicative. This is not a definitive list. I’ve only included some of the most common expressions.Continue reading “French Subjunctive or Indicative Expressions List”

French Past Tense Story – Le PassĂ© ComposĂ©

La JournĂ©e de Vanessa – French PassĂ© ComposĂ© 👇 Scroll down for the English translation of this story 👇 La JournĂ©e de Vanessa Ce matin, le rĂ©veil de Vanessa a sonnĂ© Ă  six heures.  Elle ne s’est pas levĂ©e tout de suite.  Elle est restĂ©e au lit jusqu’à six heures et demie.  Ensuite, elle aContinue reading “French Past Tense Story – Le PassĂ© ComposĂ©”

French Imperfect Tense Story – L’imparfait

La JournĂ©e de Vanessa – French Imperfect Tense 👇 Scroll down for the English translation of this story 👇 Pratiquement tous les jours, le rĂ©veil de Vanessa sonnait Ă  six heures. Elle restait toujours un peu au lit et elle se levait gĂ©nĂ©ralement Ă  6 heures et demie, ce n’était pas trop tĂŽt. Ensuite, elleContinue reading “French Imperfect Tense Story – L’imparfait”

French Imperfect Tense – L’imparfait

👉 Watch my video lesson on this French grammar topic at the bottom of this post 👈 French Imperfect Tense The imparfait is one of the ways you can speak in the past.  You may have already learned the passĂ© composĂ©.   🎯 What’s the difference between the imparfait and the passĂ© composĂ©? The imparfait doesContinue reading “French Imperfect Tense – L’imparfait”

French Listening Comprehension: Arriving at the Airport in Paris

👉 Scroll down to watch the video 👈 Practice your French listening skills while getting ready for your next trip to France! With this lesson you can even practice while riding around in the car. You’ll learn tons of vocabulary and will be ready for the Paris airport next time you pass through. 35 minutesContinue reading “French Listening Comprehension: Arriving at the Airport in Paris”

French Power Verb POUVOIR

French Verb POUVOIR The verb POUVOIR means TO BE ABLE – CAN.  Using this verb in the conditional tense is a way to speak politely in French. Like many verbs, POUVOIR can be followed directly by an infinitive. 👉 Watch my lesson on pouvoir at the bottom of this post 👈 Pouvoir:  Present tense conjugationContinue reading “French Power Verb POUVOIR”

French Power Verb DEVOIR

French Verb DEVOIR The verb DEVOIR means TO HAVE TO – MUST.  Using this verb in the conditional tense is a way to speak politely in French. Like many verbs, DEVOIR can be followed directly by an infinitive. 👉 Watch my lesson on devoir at the bottom of this post 👈 Devoir:  Present tense conjugationContinue reading “French Power Verb DEVOIR”

French Power Verb SAVOIR

French Verb SAVOIR The verb SAVOIR means TO KNOW HOW.  Using this verb in the conditional tense is a way to speak politely in French. Like many verbs, SAVOIR can be followed directly by an infinitive. 👉 Watch my lesson on savoir at the bottom of this post 👈 Savoir:  Present tense conjugation Je saisContinue reading “French Power Verb SAVOIR”

French Negation in 3 Tenses

Common Ways to use French Negation When you want to make an affirmative statement or question negative, you need to do a little more than the way we do it in English.  In this lesson, you will learn some of the most commonly used forms of negation in the present, passĂ© composĂ©, and futur procheContinue reading “French Negation in 3 Tenses”

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