In our world of instant messaging, texting, tweeting and social media, letter writing may seem hopelessly old-fashioned.
As American comedian Steven Wright puts it, “I stayed in a really old hotel last night.
You will discover that literal English translations are quiet different from the original French phrases.
Dedicating a little extra time to word-by-word translations will help you to better memorize the phrases, achieve deeper understanding, and get some insight into how sentences are structured in French.
Writing a properly worded and formatted letter gives credibility to its content, whatever that is.
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Ordering dishes for her would make you like a gentleman, you could ask her like that “你想要…吗？nǐ xiǎng yào …ma? Soften with compliments is able to make the dating more romantic: You are very attractive If you are not in the relationship with a boyfriend or girlfriend, then I think you’re likely want to bare your heart during the dating.
You may want to memorize them all or pick just a few that seem to be most interesting and practical.
Whatever your decision, taking some time to learn these common phrases will give you more choice and confidence when communicating with native French speakers, as well as classmates in your French class.
The phrases have been chosen to reflect modern, colloquial English usage.