Contrastes : Grammaire Du Francais Courant

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Contrastes is a French grammar program designed for intermediate and early advanced college levels. Written in French (with occasional footnotes and explanations in English), Contrastes can be used as either a basic text or a grammar reference. Explicitly written for English-speaking students, the organizing principle of Contrastes is to anticipate and address the unique set of questions and common confusions encountered by English speakers when learning French more

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 147.3 x 218.4 x 20.3mm | 476.28g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English, French
  • 0131101234
  • 9780131101234

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"I found this text to be a thorough and student friendly presentation of French grammar, with clearly presented explanations that underline the contrasts between French and English, and a wealth of exercises that illustrate the grammar points and provide ample opportunities for student practice." -- Jeff Chamberlain, Chair, George Mason Universityshow more

Table of contents

1 Le present; l'imperatif 2 Les articles; quantites, preparations et substances; omission de l'article 3 Les pronoms objets directs et indirects; les pronoms y et en 4 Les pronoms disjoints; forme des pronoms dans certaines constructions idiomatiques 5 Les adjectifs et pronoms demonstratifs 6 L'interrogation directe 7 L'appartenance 8 La negation 9 Temps principaux du passe de l'indicatif 10 Les participes present et passe 11 Le futur et le conditionnel 12 Le subjonctif 13 L'infinitif 14 L'expression de la condition 15 Du discours direct au discours indirect au passe 16 De la transposition a la narration au passe; temps rares et litteraires 17 Les pronoms relatifs 18 L'expression du temps; la concordance des temps 19 Le passif et les tournures passives 20 La comparaison Appendice: Verbes irreguliers Indexshow more

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