If you think being able to speak, write and understand basic French has to be difficult and time-consuming, then think again! This book includes many helpful tables and vocabulary lists, as well as simple instruction on written and spoken grammar. You won't waste time learning words and phrases you'll never use, as everyday activities are covered in full, both around the home or out and about, as well as invaluable tips on French etiquette and style.
Table of Contents
Introduction; Pronouncing and writing French; Using everyday expressions; Developing a basic vocabulary; Understanding articles; Using nouns; Forming present-tense verbs; Asking questions and giving orders; Negating words and phrases; Using adjectives; Understanding adverbs; Forming past-tense verbs; Using reflexive verbs; Forming the future tense; Forming the conditional tense; Understanding the subjunctive mood; Traveling in French-speaking countries; Studying and working in French-speaking countries; Family, friends, and you! Your home; Index