Ma petite soeur sont retournee! (Elle sont retournee et *je* droit apris francais?)

Rose has returned from her wanderings. French much improved, considerably better than mine now... trouble is she wants to speak only French at home, so I'm going to have to learn considerably more to get by. I suppose that's a good thing, but I'd actually rather learn Mandarin.

Pushy lil' sisters... if they weren't so cute they'd be an endangered species...


  1. Mikael

    Mikael on 08/26/2005 2:25 a.m. #

    Correction : "ma petite soeur est revenue" or "ma petite soeur est de retour"<br />
    The "sont" is the "to be" (être) verb in the first person plural (as in "we are")<br />
    My english is bad but french is my native language :D<br />

  2. Mike Fletcher

    Mike Fletcher on 08/26/2005 10:02 a.m. #


  3. Sylvain

    Sylvain on 08/26/2005 3:52 p.m. #

    Also:<br />
    <br />
    Elle sont retournee et *je* droit apris francais?<br />
    <br />
    Is in fact:<br />
    <br />
    Elle est revenue, dois-je apprendre le français ?<br />
    <br />
    One small thing to know, in french we do add an extra space between the last word of a sentence and a mark such as "! ? :" but not between the word and ". , ;".<br />
    <br />
    It's a small thing but it makes you look good and in the know ;)<br />
    <br />
    Have fun<br />
    - Sylvain<br />
    <br />
    Although it's not really an

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