James se présente

Test your French A1 comprehension in this interview where James introduces himself.
After listening to the audio, click any word for the English translation and links to related grammar lessons.

Part 1

Part 2

 

Q&A relating to this exercise 2 questions, 6 answers

LarryC1Kwiziq community member

James, que comptes-tu faire avec le francais quand vous aurez etudie plus longtemps?

Asked 1 week ago
AurélieKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Bonjour Larry !

"James" was actually voiced by my lovely British husband Anthony, who's also working on his French for obvious reasons :) 

We hope you enjoyed this article!

Bonne journée !

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Is there a language question hidden somewhere in your post?

James, que comptes-tu faire avec le francais quand vous aurez etudie plus longtemps?

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RichA1Kwiziq community member

hyphen (As-tu)

I've always been baffled about when a hyper is used as in this interview "As-tu..."  Je bison d'aide!

Asked 2 weeks ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Rich, 

This is the Kwiziq lesson that will help you with your query -

https://french.kwiziq.com/revision/grammar/forming-questions-by-inverting-in-the-present-tense-except-il-elle-on-forms

Bonne Continuation !

JohnA1Kwiziq community member

Inverting subject and verb makes the question more formal. Someone who is a friend could have said instead "Tu as des frères et soeurs?"

JimC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Agree with John, but just add "with raised intonation".

Jim

LarryC1Kwiziq community member
Quand vous faites commencer une phrase avec un verbe, vous liez le verbe avec la personne-sujet avec le tiret ("dash" en l'anglais que je parle)

hyphen (As-tu)

I've always been baffled about when a hyper is used as in this interview "As-tu..."  Je bison d'aide!

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