Faire, Donner, Rendre, Obliger, Construire, Fabriquer

French Verbs That Can Translate to MAKE in English FAIRE – RENDRE – DONNER FABRIQUER – OBLIGER – CONSTRUIRE FAIREje faistu faisil faitnous faisonsvous faitesils font To make something in a very general sense. Je fais le dîner.I’m making dinner. To have (make) someone do something. Il me fait faire la vaisselle.He’s making me doContinue reading “Faire, Donner, Rendre, Obliger, Construire, Fabriquer”

French Subjunctive With Superlatives

When learning the French subjunctive, there are lists of verbs and expressions that are helpful when deciding if you need to use it or not. However, that’s not all you need to know about the subjunctive. Sometimes using it is situational, and it depends on how sure you are about the statement you’re making. 👉Continue reading “French Subjunctive With Superlatives”

French Sentence Structure – Faire Causative Construction

What is the French causative construction and how do you use it? Describes an action that is being caused by someone or something This action is not being performed by someone or something The subject of the sentence makes someone do something Comparing French and English Sentence Structure Faire Causative Construction Lesson Related Posts

French Sentence Structure – Manquer à

Mes amis vont me manquer. I am going to miss my friends. Comparing French and English Sentence Structure It can be interesting to look at French sentences and their English translations while comparing the two. Once you have identified corresponding words, you will realize how many similarities there are French and English. You’ll also noticeContinue reading “French Sentence Structure – Manquer à”

French Sentence Structure – Faire Causative Construction

Tu vas me faire renverser mon thé. You are going to make me spill my tea. Comparing French and English Sentence Structure It can be interesting to look at French sentences and their English translations while comparing the two. Once you have identified corresponding words, you will realize how many similarities there are French andContinue reading “French Sentence Structure – Faire Causative Construction”

French Relative Pronouns – DONT vs DUQUEL

When to use DONT vs DUQUEL 🎥 Scroll down to watch a video lesson with examples using DONT and DUQUEL 🎥 DONT vs DUQUEL To know which relative pronoun to use, you must differentiate a prepositional phrase from a verbal phrase.  Use a form of DUQUEL with prepositional phrases followed by DE.  Use DONT withContinue reading “French Relative Pronouns – DONT vs DUQUEL”

French Sentence Structure – CE QUI – CE QUE – CE DONT

Don’t forget what I told you last night. N’oublie pas ce que je t’ai dit hier soir.  I don’t remember what we were talking about. Je ne me rappelle pas ce dont on parlait.  I don’t know what happened. Je ne sais pas ce qui s’est passé. Comparing French and English Sentence Structure 🎥 ScrollContinue reading “French Sentence Structure – CE QUI – CE QUE – CE DONT”

French Sentence Structure – Le Futur Antérieur

Comparing French and English Sentence Structure We will have quickly answered the question. Nous aurons vite répondu à la question.   It can be interesting to look at French sentences and their English translations while comparing the two. Once you have identified corresponding words, you will realize how many similarities there are French and English. You’ll alsoContinue reading “French Sentence Structure – Le Futur Antérieur”

French Sentence Structure – Faire Causative Construction

You are trying to make yourself understood. Vous essayez de vous faire comprendre.  Comparing French and English Sentence Structure It can be interesting to look at French sentences and their English translations while comparing the two. Once you have identified corresponding words, you will realize how many similarities there are French and English. You’ll alsoContinue reading “French Sentence Structure – Faire Causative Construction”