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Noon and midnight

À midi et à minuit

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Morning

Le matin

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Afternoon

L'après-midi

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Next month

Le mois prochain

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Last month

Le mois dernier

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At the beginning of the year

Au début de l'année

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Meaning of on

We, one, or they.
Or in 3rd person.

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Pron: ch

Sh

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Pron: g

Before I, e, y is is zh
Before a, o, u it is hard

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Pron th

T

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Pron: ll

Between I and e, y. Ex: volaille


All others is hard l

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Pron: a, à, â

Ah

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Pron: é, et, ez (all at end of a word)

Ay

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Pron: è, aî

Eh

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Pron: e

If with final pronounced constant: eh

Ex: belle

Otherwise "uh" lever

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Eu, œu

If at end of a word, "uh" with tight lips.

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Pron: o, au, eau, ô

O in caught???

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Pron: ou

Ooooo

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Pron: ui

Weeee

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Pron: u

Say eeee but round lips

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Pron: oy

Wa followed by y sound

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Pron oi:

Wah

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Pron: an, en

Don't pronounce in but say nasal ah

As in balm:

Ex France

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Pron: un

As in lung

Don't province n

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When to Make elision

When last letter is a vowel, and the. First letter is an h or a vowel

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Final consonants are usually not pronounced in French, except for:

CaReFuL

C, r, f, l

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Letter j is pronounced

Zh

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Être

Je suis
Tu es
il elle on est
Nous sommes
Ils sont

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Avoir

J'ai
Tu as
Il elle on a
Nous avons
Vous avez
Ils elles ont

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What is liaison and when it it occurs, the x, f, a, and d are diff sounding

Liaison happens when there is a consonant ending of 1 word and vowel beginning of the second

S is z
X is z
F is v
D is t

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Masculine vs fem endings

And what happens if you can have both masc and fem?

Age and ment are masculine
Ure, sion, ence, té, ette are feminine

If both, add an e to the masculine form and it's fem

Also ce and se tends to be fem too

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Mas and fem

Beautiful
New
Old

Beau et belle
Nouveau et nouvelle
Vieux et veille

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Masc et fem

White
Good
Ancient

Blanc et Blanche
Bon et bonne
Ancien et ancienne

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The plural of un or une

Des

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To the

À le---au
À la
À les--aux

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At the

À l'

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De le
From the
Of the

Du
De la
De les----des
¡Means a part of a whole! Note do not say this after saying something about liking or disliking

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To or at or in

For countries or regions what preposition is used?
For cities?

En for feminine
Au for masculine

À for cities

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From
For countries and regions

De le---du
De la
De l'
De Les---- des

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Masc

-age, -eau, -ment
-t, -al, ail, eil, isme

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Fem

Ure, ence, ance, Sión, tion, Té, ouille, eille, ie, ette, eur,

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Change into fem
Eur
Er
Teur
Ien

Euse
Ère
Trice
Ienne

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Fier

Orgullo