Lesson number 7 teaches an important aspect in French which is negation. I'm also including a list of vocabulary about the human body, and finally a conversation about getting to know someone. I will try to give examples using both vocabulary and grammar. That way it will be easy for you to see the words when they are separate and when they are in a sentence. Going through the whole page should take about 30 min. Make sure to read the pronunciation and hear the audio as well. If you have any question about this course, please email me directly at French Classes.
Negation is the opposite of an affirmative statement. So basically any negative expression such as "no", "never" "nothing" etc. Knowing how to use the negation form could help you double the number of expressions you could use in a sentence.
Here are some negation expressions that you might come across or use very often. The table contains 3 columns (English, French, and Audio). Make sure you repeat each word after hearing it by either clicking on the audio button or by reading the pronunciation. That should help with memorization as well as improving your pronunciation.
Now we will try to implement some of the negative expressions above into full French sentences. That way you will be able to use the word not only by itself but embedded in a structure.
|Don't worry!||Ne vous inquiétez pas!|
|I cannot remember the word||Je ne m'en souviens pas le mot|
|I do not speak Japanese||Je ne parle pas japonais|
|I don't know!||Je ne sais pas!|
|I'm not fluent in Italian yet||Je ne parle pas toujours italien couramment|
|I'm not interested!||Ça ne m'intéresse pas!|
|No one here speaks Greek||Personne ne parle grec ici|
|No problem!||Pas de problème!|
|This is not correct||Ce n'est pas correct|
|This is wrong||C'est incorrect|
|We don't understand||Nous ne comprenons pas|
|You should not forget this word||Vous ne devriez pas oublier ce mot|
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Below is a list of 20 words related to human body. If you can memorize them by heart, you might be able to communicate to your doctor if you have amy pain or discomfort.
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Finally, a list of commonly used expressions about getting to know someone for the first time. For a complete list of commonly used sentences, please visit our French Phrases page. Enjoy!
|He feels with his hand||Il sent avec la main|
|I smell with my nose||Je sens avec le nez|
|She has beautiful eyes||Elle a de beaux yeux|
|She tastes with her tongue||Elle goûte avec la langue|
|We see with our eyes||On voit avec les yeux|
|You hear with your ears||On entend avec les oreilles|
|How old are you?||Vous avez quel âge?|
|I'm (twenty, thirty...) Years old||J'ai (vingt, trente...) ans|
|Are you married?||Vous êtes marié(e)?|
|Do you have children?||Vous avez des enfants?|
|I have to go||Je dois m'en aller|
|I will be right back!||Je reviens tout de suite!|
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Congratulations! You finished your 7th lesson in French about negation, and the human body. Are you ready for the next lesson? We recommend French Lesson 8. You can also simply click on one of the links below or go back to our Learn French homepage.