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French Translation Lesson 2
Nationalities - French to English

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WORDS TO LEARN :
WORD PRONUNCIATION MEANING

allemand

  aa-ley-mo 

German (male)

allemande

  aa-ley-mond 

German (female)

americain

  aa-meri-cay 

American (male)

americaine

  aa-meri-cane 

American (female)

anglais

  ong-glay 

Englishman

anglaise

  ong-glaiz 

Englishwoman

australien

  aus-tra-lee-anh 

Australian (male)

australienne

  aus-tra-lee-en 

Australian (female)

belge

  belge (as in English) 

Belgian (male or female)

canadien

  ka-na-di-anh 

Canadian (male)

canadienne

  ka-na-di-en 

Canadian (female)

chinois

  shi-no-wa 

Chinese (male)

chinoise

  shi-no-waz 

Chinese (female)

français

  fro-say 

Frenchman

française

  fro-saze 

Frenchwoman

indien

  andy-anh 

Indian (male)

indienne

  andy-en 

Indian (female)

japonais

  jha-po-nay 

Japanese (male)

japonaise

  jha-po-naiz 

Japanese (female)

pakistanais

  pa-kiss-ta-nay 

Pakistani (male)

pakistanaise

  pa-kiss-ta-naiz 

Pakistani (female)

salut

  sa-lue 

hello (informal)


STUDY THIS CONVERSATION :

French English translation (equivalent)
Clare:

Bonjour, je m'appelle Clare.

Hello, my name is Clare.

Jack:

Salut Clare, je m'appelle Jack.

Hello Clare, my name is Jack.

Emile:

Bonjour.

Hello.

Clare:

Jack, tu es americain?

Jack, are you an American?

Jack:

 

Non, je ne suis pas americain. Je suis espagnol, et toi?

 

No, I am not an American. I am a Spaniard, and you?

Clare:

Je suis canadienne.

I am a Canadian.

Emile:

Carl, tu es allemand?

Carl, are you German?

Carl:

Oui, je suis allemand. Tu es française?

Yes, I am a German. Are you a Frenchwoman?

Emile:

Oui, je suis française.

Yes, I am a Frenchwoman.

Chorus:

Au revoir.

Goodbye.


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