French Vocabulary: Military

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Military le vocabulaire français: l’armée Military forces defend the interests of a nation. Identify and communicate with military personnel. Study: une arme : weapon Il a une arme. He has a weapon. une armée : army L’armée est prête. The army is ready. une attaque : attack L’attaque a duré dix […]

French Vocabulary: Disaster Relief and Recovery

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Disaster Relief and Recovery le vocabulaire français: l’aide aux victimes de catastrophe et le plan de reconstruction Emergency services provides medical, fire, and disaster assistance to people. Identify and communicate with disaster victims and disaster recovery personnel. Study: un abri : shelter Beaucoup de personnes habitent dans l’abri provisoire. Many people […]

French Vocabulary: Common Professions

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Common Professions le vocabulaire français: les métiers Different professions are described by specific nouns. Utilize the correct names for various job titles. Study: un agent immobilier : realtor L’agent immobilier leur montre la maison. The realtor shows them the house. un avocat / une avocate : lawyer L’avocate défend l’accusé. The […]

French Vocabulary: Firefighting

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Firefighting le vocabulaire français: les incendies Firefighters provide medical, fire, and disaster assitance to people. Identify and communicate with firefighters. Study: Firefighters from all over the world often work together during international emergencies! une cage d’escalier : stairwell L’incendie a commencé dans la cage d’escalier. The fire began in the stairwell. […]

French Vocabulary: Law Enforcement and Personal Safety

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Law Enforcement and Personal Safety le vocabulaire français: l’exécution de la loi et la sécurité personnelle Law enforcement professionals are the people who keep others safe. Identify and communicate with law enforcement officials on a global scale. Study: Professions in law enforcement and personal safety require a special set of vocabulary […]

French Vocabulary: The Hospital

… Identify: French Vocabulary: The Hospital le vocabulaire français: l’hôpital Hospitals and medical facilities are commonplace throughout the world. Communicate with medical professionals in an emergency. Study: No matter the culture, we all need medical help! Being able to discuss hospital areas and services will help you to find the medical help that you seek, […]

French Vocabulary: Medical Diagnostics

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Medical Diagnostics le vocabulaire français: les diagnostics médicaux Study: Knowing the terms for medical scenarios like diagnosis and treatment can keep you informed in emergency situations, help others and yourself in medical environments, and assist in doctors’ offices and hospitals! une allergie : allergy Les allergies peuvent causer l’éternuement. Allergies can […]

French Grammar: The Passé Simple (Historic Past Tense) – Irregular Verbs

… Identify: French Grammar: The Passé Simple (Historic Past Tense) – Irregular Verbs la grammaire française : le passé simple – les verbes irréguliers When speaking about the past in English, you choose which past tense to use depending on the context and the meaning you wish to convey. In French sentences, you choose which past tense to use depending […]

French Grammar: The Passé Simple (Historic Past Tense) – Regular Verbs

… Identify: French Grammar: The Passé Simple (Historic Past Tense) – Regular Verbs la grammaire française : le passé simple – les verbes réguliers When speaking about the past in English, you choose which past tense to use depending on the context and the meaning you wish to convey. In French sentences, you choose which past tense to use depending […]

French Grammar: The Past Anterior

… Identify: French Grammar: The Past Anterior la grammaire française: le passé antérieur Study: The Past Anterior (le passé antérieur) is a Perfect tense.  Perfect tenses are also known as compound tenses. They use a conjugated auxiliary verb (either AVOIR or ÊTRE) combined with the past participle of the main verb. The Past Anterior is a rather formal tense and is […]