Deuxième Partie: Les numéros, les exemples

🔵 Quel âge ont-ils ? Sénégal

Watch the video and repeat the numbers as you watch the age progression. You will view a similar video in class. After you finish watching the video, complete the following reflection questions, which you’ll submit on Google Classroom:


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🔵 nombres ordinaux

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Ordinal numbers describe the position of something in a series.

  • premier/première – first
  • deuxième – second
  • troisième – third
  • quatrième – fourth
  • cinqiuème – fifth
  • sixième – sixth
  • septième – seventh
  • huitième – eighth
  • neuvième – ninth
  • dixième – tenth

Je suis en première année. Tu es en quelle année à Boise State ? Moi, je suis en troisième année. Et toi ? Using the model dialogue above ask several classmates in which year of study they are at Boise State.

Instructions: On a separate sheet of paper or Google doc, write out how you might ask and answer this question. Be sure to bring this sheet with you to class!

🔵 Presentational Speaking

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You want to reserve a spot for an exclusive tour of the Eiffel tower but the host company does not speak English! Record a message for your instructor using Vocaroo in which you share the following information in French:

  • Introduction
  • First and last name
  • Phone number (in the French style)
  • How many people will join you (il y a… personnes)


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