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French Demystified (Demystified)

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Voilá! Learning French just got a whole lot easier.

Interested in learning or refreshing your French but feel your language skills are less than extraordinaire? No need to worry! With French Demystified you'll quickly build up your repertoire and be able to understand the language and communicate effectively.

Beginning with familiar French cognates and a review of basic French pronunciation, this book covers key grammar fundamentals such as common verb tenses, nouns, pronouns, and gender. You'll build your French vocabulary with essential words and phrases and quickly master this challenging yet lyrical language. Test yourself at the end of every chapter for reinforcement that you're fast on your way to speaking, writing, and understanding French.

This fast and easy guide features:

  • Clear and straightforward explanations of French grammar fundamentals
  • Numerous examples that place new words in practical context
  • Helpful writing and speaking exercises that bring the French language to life
  • Coverage of everyday topics as well as conversational expressions
  • Quizzes at the end of each chapter to reinforce new material

Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for a more advanced student, French Demystified is your shortcut to mastering this engaging language.

Synopsis:

Beginning with familiar French cognates and a review of basic French pronunciation, this book covers key grammar fundamentals such as common verb tenses, nouns, pronouns, and gender. Students build their French vocabulary with essential words and phrases and quickly master this challenging yet lyrical language.

Synopsis:

Voila Learning French just got a whole lot easier.

Interested in learning or refreshing your French but feel your language skills are less than extraordinaire? No need to worry With French Demystified you'll quickly build up your repertoire and be able to understand the language and communicate effectively.

Beginning with familiar French cognates and a review of basic French pronunciation, this book covers key grammar fundamentals such as common verb tenses, nouns, pronouns, and gender. You'll build your French vocabulary with essential words and phrases and quickly master this challenging yet lyrical language. Test yourself at the end of every chapter for reinforcement that you're fast on your way to speaking, writing, and understanding French.

This fast and easy guide features: Clear and straightforward explanations of French grammar fundamentalsNumerous examples that place new words in practical contextHelpful writing and speaking exercises that bring the French language to lifeCoverage of everyday topics as well as conversational expressionsQuizzes at the end of each chapter to reinforce new material

Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for a more advanced student, French Demystified is your shortcut to mastering this engaging language.

Synopsis:

There's no easier way to untangle the complexities of French "French Demystified" provides you with a friendly, nonintimidating method that takes the confusion out of learning a new language, walking you step by step through the fundamentals and moving on to more advanced topics. Each chapter concludes with a self-test that allows you to track your progress, and a comprehensive final exam at the end of the book gives you instant feedback on new language skills.

About the Author

Marcel Danesi is Professor of Semiotics and Anthropology at the University of Toronto. He has been a visiting professor at Rutgers University (1972), The University of Rome "La Sapienza" (1988), the Catholic University of Milan (1990), and has given lectures throughout the academic world. He has also authored and co-authored many books on learning Italian and Spanish, including Learn Italian the Fast and Fun Way and Italian Now!. He is a native of Italy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071476607
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies
Subject:
French
Author:
Heminway, Annie
Subject:
French language
Subject:
English
Subject:
0-07-147561-3, 0-07-147659-8, 0-07-147658-X
Subject:
French language - English
Subject:
Foreign Languages -French
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
Demystified
Publication Date:
June 2007
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
417
Dimensions:
9.06x7.40x.86 in. 1.53 lbs.

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Product details 417 pages McGraw-Hill - English 9780071476607 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Beginning with familiar French cognates and a review of basic French pronunciation, this book covers key grammar fundamentals such as common verb tenses, nouns, pronouns, and gender. Students build their French vocabulary with essential words and phrases and quickly master this challenging yet lyrical language.
"Synopsis" by , Voila Learning French just got a whole lot easier.

Interested in learning or refreshing your French but feel your language skills are less than extraordinaire? No need to worry With French Demystified you'll quickly build up your repertoire and be able to understand the language and communicate effectively.

Beginning with familiar French cognates and a review of basic French pronunciation, this book covers key grammar fundamentals such as common verb tenses, nouns, pronouns, and gender. You'll build your French vocabulary with essential words and phrases and quickly master this challenging yet lyrical language. Test yourself at the end of every chapter for reinforcement that you're fast on your way to speaking, writing, and understanding French.

This fast and easy guide features: Clear and straightforward explanations of French grammar fundamentalsNumerous examples that place new words in practical contextHelpful writing and speaking exercises that bring the French language to lifeCoverage of everyday topics as well as conversational expressionsQuizzes at the end of each chapter to reinforce new material

Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for a more advanced student, French Demystified is your shortcut to mastering this engaging language.

"Synopsis" by , There's no easier way to untangle the complexities of French "French Demystified" provides you with a friendly, nonintimidating method that takes the confusion out of learning a new language, walking you step by step through the fundamentals and moving on to more advanced topics. Each chapter concludes with a self-test that allows you to track your progress, and a comprehensive final exam at the end of the book gives you instant feedback on new language skills.
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