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Gain confidence in your French-language communication using the method trusted by more than 200,000 students
The Ultimate French Review and Practice gives you a good grasp of grammar so you can build your skills and confidence in communication. Each grammatical concept is explained and illustrated with engaging sentence examples; you'll also get extensive exercises offer practice at applying this knowledge in everyday conversation.
This book/CD-ROM package includes:
- More than 400 exercises, in addition to 200 exercises on the accompanying CD-ROM
- A Pre-Test that identifies your strengths and weaknesses and a Post-Test that helps you review your progress, both on the CD-ROM
- Bonus online content, including audio exercises as well as internet-based activities focused on key cultural website across the French-speaking world
Topics include: Verbs--Basic Forms and Uses, Present Tense, Present Tense of Irregular Verbs, Negative Sentences, Interrogative Sentences, Imperative, Passé Composé, Imperfect, Imperfect versus Passé Composé, Reflexive Verbs, Future and Conditional, Conditional Sentences, Pluperfect, Future Perfect, and Past Conditional, Passe Simple, Present Participles, Uses of the Infinitive, Nouns and Their Modifiers, Pronouns, Nouns: Gender, Number and Articles, Uses of Articles, Stressed Pronouns, Subject-Verb Agreement, Possessive and Demonstrative Adjectives and Pounouns, Interrogative Adjectives and Pronouns, Adjectives, Comparative and Superlative, Object Pronouns, Numbers, Time, Dates, Adverbs, Negatives and Indefinites, Prepositions, Prepositions with Geographical Names, Verbs in Two-Clause Sentences, Relative Clauses, The Present Subjunctive, The Past Subjunctive, Literary Subjunctives, The Subjunctive, Idiomatic Usage, The Passive Voice and Substitutes for the Passive, Important Idioms and Proverbs, Verb Charts
Expand your world through language! "The Ultimate French Review and Practice" gives readers a good grasp of French grammar so they can build their skills and confidence in communication. Each concept is illustrated with engaging sentence examples, followed by extensive exercises to help apply this knowledge in everyday conversation.
Table of Contents
Part One: Verbs - Basic Forms and Uses
; Chapter 1.
Present Tense; Chapter 2.
Present Tense of Irregular Verbs; Chapter 3.
Negative Sentences; Chapter 4.
Interrogative Sentences; Chapter 5.
Imperative; Chapter 6.
Passé Composé; Chapter 7.
Imperfect; Imperfect versus Passé Composé; Chapter 8.
Reflexive Verbs; Chapter 9.
Future and Conditional; Conditional Sentences; Chapter 10.
Pluperfect, Future Perfect, and Past Conditional; Chapter 11.
Passe Simple; Chapter 12.
Present Participles; Uses of the Infinitive; Part Two: Nouns and Their Modifiers; Pronouns
; Chapter 13.
Nouns: Gender, Number and Articles; Uses of Articles; Chapter 14.
Stressed Pronouns; Subject-Verb Agreement; Chapter 15.
Possessive and Demonstrative Adjectives and Pounouns; Chapter 16.
Interrogative Adjectives and Pronouns; Chapter 17.
Adjectives; Comparative and Superlative; Chapter 18.
Object Pronouns; Chapter 19.
Numbers; Time; Dates; Chapter 20.
Adverbs; Chapter 21.
Negatives and Indefinites; Chapter 22.
Prepositions; Prepositions with Geographical Names; Part Four: Verbs in Two - Clause Sentences
; Chapter 23.
Relative Clauses; Chapter 24.
The Present Subjunctive; Chapter 25.
The Past Subjunctive; Literary Subjunctives; Chapter 26.
The Subjunctive (continued); Part Five: Idiomatic Usage
; Chapter 27.
The Passive Voice and Substitutes for the Passive; Chapter 28.
Important Idioms and Proverbs; Verb Charts
Part One: Verbs - Forms and Uses
Part Two: Nouns and Their Modifiers; Pronouns
Part Three: Other Elements of the Sentence
Part Four: Idiomatic Usage; Audio Modules; Review Test