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Learn French in a hurry [electronic resource] / Laura K. Lawless.

Lawless, Laura K. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781440516665 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781440516672 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, c2007.

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General Note: Includes index.
Electronic book.
"Grasp the basics of fran├žais, tout de suite!"
Formatted Contents Note: Beginning French -- Learn your ABCs and how to pronounce them -- Sounds -- Numbers and counting -- To begin your vocab lesson, true cognates -- Don?t Be Tricked! False Cognates -- Building Your Vocabulary -- Days and dates -- Telling time -- Words you need to know -- Salutations and greetings -- Family, friends, and you! -- Describing things and people -- Your daily routine -- Coming and going -- Grammar -- Intro to French grammar -- Blueprint of a sentence -- Parts of speech -- Conjunctions -- Verbs -- Tense, mood, and voice -- Present tense -- Irregular verbs -- Simple verb tenses -- Compound verb tenses -- Questions -- Negation -- Presentatives and determiners -- Putting it together -- Writing in French -- Contractions -- Capitalization -- Punctuation -- Accents -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Apocopes-making sense of things you hear -- Person about town -- Survival French Be polite -- Nationalities and languages -- Getting around town -- Airports and hotels -- In case of emergency -- In your community -- Common French phrases -- Appendix A: English to French dictionary -- Appendix B: French to English dictionary.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Iola F+W Media, Inc. 2010 Available via World Wide Web.
Language Note: Text in English and French.
Subject: French language > Textbooks for foreign speakers > English.
French language materials > Bilingual.
Genre: Electronic books.

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