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a month

un mois

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a week

une semaine

2

a day

un jour

3

a year

une anée

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now

maintenant

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sometimes

quelquefois

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next

prochain

(le mois prochain = next month)

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between

entre

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after

après

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before

avant

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at a house

chez

(chez moi = my house; chez Annette = Annette's house)

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next to

à côté de

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to need

avoir besoin de

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to be right

avoir raison

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to be wrong

avoir tort

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to be afraid

avoir peur

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to be hungry/thirsty

avoir faim/soif

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to be cold/hot

avoir froid/chaud

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to play guitar

jouer de la guitar

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to play the flute

jouer de la flûte

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to play violin

jouer du violon

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to play drums

jouer de la batterie

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to play cards

jouer aux cartes

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to play chess

jouer aux échecs

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to play checkers

jouer aux dames

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to play computer games

jouer aux jeux d'ordinateur

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a city

une ville

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a town

un village

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a neighborhood

un quartier

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by plane

en avion

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by train

en train

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by bus

en bus

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by car

en voiture

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by subway

en métro

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by foot

à pied

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by bike

à vélo

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socks

des chaussettes

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to punish

punir

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How are comparisons made?

using plus, moins, and aussi. plus = more, moins = less, aussi = the same

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How do you make a comparitive statement? (formula & example)

comparitive word (plus; moins; aussi) + adjective + "que"

Jean est plus grand que moi. - Jean is taller than me.

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What form of the verb is used for the imperative tense (command tense) directed to one person?

tu form, but for all -er verbs, including aller, the -s is dropped:
Mange! = Eat!

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What form of the verb is used for the imperative tense (command tense) directed at more than one person?

vous form:
Étudiez! = Study!

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What form of the verb is used for a suggestion command ("let's all do this")?

nous form:
Jouons au foot! = Let's play soccer!

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What is the subject pronoun "on"? (with example)

on is a subject pronoun that can mean "one" ("one could do this") or it can replace nous. the verb for this subject is conjugated like for il/elle.
On dîne à 6 heures. = We're eating at 6.

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new

nouveau / nouvelle

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What article is used when talking about eating food?

"de"

Je mange du steak. - I eat [some] steak.

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What article is used when talking about preferences?

"le"

J'aime les crêpes.

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How would you express possession? (with example)

using "de"

J'adore la robe de la fille! - I love the girl's dress! (I love the dress of the girl)

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which (masculine singular, feminine sing, masc plural, fem plur)

quel, quelle, quels, quelles

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this/that/those/these (masculine singular, feminine sing, masc plural, fem plur)

ce, cette, ces, ces

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Which girl?

Quelle fille?

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Those sisters

Ces soeurs

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Are quel and ce used in place of or in addition to le and un?

they are used in place of le/la and un/une