By Heather Amery, Stephen Cartwright

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This publication has huge photos for having a look and speaking, surrounded through small, labelled photos of one thousand of the main common issues, to accumulate and perform French vocabulary. this is often subsidized up via an alphabetical thesaurus wit h pronunciation guides.

First thousand phrases in French
> a thousand daily phrases illustrated with busy scenes and labelled images to aid youngsters study key vocabulary.
> pleasant illustrations via Stephen Cartwright offer plenty of possibilities for conversation.
> Readers can hearken to each notice learn by way of a local French speaker on the Usborne Quicklinks Website.
> With an Usborne yellow duck to discover on each double page!

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I / samed I / , , / j le matin le soir le calendrier Jours de I'anniversaire le fete *< , cadeau le le jour du mariage gateau d'anniversaire Le temps soleil ' i:^ le le parapluie vent le givre Les saisons le printemps automne 48 I'ete les nuages Les sports le surf de neige la voile O la planche a voile le karate a batte ^2 le football la gymnostique americain 'appat la le peche plongeon , ^A ^>( la 50 natation la balle le badminton le tennis de tabi le ^ le patinage (T^ telesiege V '- . -\ 51 Les couleurs ^r ii3 orange >vert gris rouge Ll blanc Lj nolet bleu iau joune Les formes I'ovale 52 le triangle A le carre le croissant 4 2 9 Les 1 ,.

I / samed I / , , / j le matin le soir le calendrier Jours de I'anniversaire le fete *< , cadeau le le jour du mariage gateau d'anniversaire Le temps soleil ' i:^ le le parapluie vent le givre Les saisons le printemps automne 48 I'ete les nuages Les sports le surf de neige la voile O la planche a voile le karate a batte ^2 le football la gymnostique americain 'appat la le peche plongeon , ^A ^>( la 50 natation la balle le badminton le tennis de tabi le ^ le patinage (T^ telesiege V '- . -\ 51 Les couleurs ^r ii3 orange >vert gris rouge Ll blanc Lj nolet bleu iau joune Les formes I'ovale 52 le triangle A le carre le croissant 4 2 9 Les 1 ,.

At the end, you will see (m) or (f) to show if the word is masculine or feminine. Plural nouns (a noun is plural if you are talking about more than one, for example "cats") have les in front. These are also followed by (m) or (f). , A sounds a is little made like at the back of the throat and gargling; u is not like any sound in English. It is a a cross between the "ew" of "few" and the "oo" of "food". To say it, round your lips to say "oo", then try to say "ee"; the pronunciations use the letters "ew" to show this sound.

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