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By the end of this lesson, you will be able to:
Greet people and say good-bye in French
Find out how to ask a person’s name.
Find out how to ask someone’s age.

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  1. 1. Objective (s)<br />By the end of this lesson, you will be able to: <br /><ul><li>Greet people and say good-bye in French
  2. 2. Find out how to ask a person’s name.
  3. 3. Find out how to ask someone’s age.</li></ul>French President Nicolas Sarkozy greeting Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili in Paris.<br />
  4. 4. Time of day affects greeting <br />In the morning, the greeting is <br /><ul><li>Bonjour! = Good morning! Hello!</li></ul>In the evening, the greeting is <br /><ul><li>Bonsoir! = Good evening! </li></ul>At night<br /><ul><li>BonsoirOR
  5. 5. Bonne nuit = Good night!</li></li></ul><li>Giving Title<br /><ul><li>Monsieur = Sir
  6. 6. Madame = Mrs.
  7. 7. Mademoiselle = Miss</li></ul>Saying Good-Bye<br /><ul><li>À bientôt = See you soon
  8. 8. À demain= see you tomorrow
  9. 9. À tout à l’heure= see you later
  10. 10. Bonne journée= have a good day</li></li></ul><li> Formal AskingWhether talking to one person or more than one, ask :<br />Comment allez-vous? (How are you?)<br />Answering<br />Je vaisbien (I'm fine)<br />   Bien, merci (Fine, thanks)<br />  Bien, et vous?(Fine, and you?)<br />Je vaisbien merci, et vous? (I am fine thank<br />you, and you?).<br />
  11. 11. Informal Asking<br />The most common questions are: <br /><ul><li>Çava?(literally means, Is it going?)
  12. 12. Comment vas-tu? (How are you?)
  13. 13. Çavabien? (Is it going well?)
  14. 14. Comment çava? (How's it going?)</li></li></ul><li>When you want to find out the name of a<br />person who is older than you, or you do<br />not know, you can ask:<br />Comment vousappellez-vous? (What is your name? OR<br />Vousvousappellez comment?<br />Answer:<br />Je m’appelle (what is your name …)<br />Finding out a person’s name (formal)<br />
  15. 15. Greeting<br />When two young people meet, They say….<br /><ul><li>Salut! = Hi</li></ul>When two older people greet each other they say…<br /><ul><li>Bonjour! = Good morning Hello!</li></ul>One addresses people as …<br /><ul><li>Monsieur = sir.</li></ul>A married lady as ….. <br /><ul><li>Madame= Mrs.</li></ul>An unmarried lady as ….<br /><ul><li>Mademoiselle = Miss</li></li></ul><li>Finding out a person’s name (informal)<br />When you want to find out the name of a<br />person who is about the same age as you,<br />or a friend, you can ask:<br /><ul><li>Comment tut’appelles? (what is your name?) </li></ul>OR<br /><ul><li>Tut’appelles comment?</li></ul>Answer<br /><ul><li>Je m’appelle (my name is ….)</li></li></ul><li>Conversation Formal<br />Pat<br />Dominique<br />Enchanté/ Enchantée.   It's nice to meet you.<br /><ul><li>1. Bonjour
  16. 16. 3. Comment çava?
  17. 17. 5. Çava, merci. Commentvousappellez-vous?
  18. 18. 7. Je m’appelle Dominique.
  19. 19. 9. Enchanté Pat.
  20. 20. 2. Bonjour
  21. 21. 4. Çavatrèsbien merci. Et vous?
  22. 22. 6. Je m’appelle Pat. Et vous comment vousappellezvous?
  23. 23. 8. Enchanté Dominique</li></ul><br />
  24. 24. Conversation InFormal<br />Pat<br />Dominique<br />Enchanté/ Enchantée.   It's nice to meet you.<br /><ul><li>1. Bonjour
  25. 25. 3. Comment çava?
  26. 26. 5. Çava, merci. Commenttu t’appelles?
  27. 27. 7. Je m’appelle Dominique.
  28. 28. 9. Enchanté Pat.
  29. 29. 2. Bonjour
  30. 30. 4. Çavatrèsbien merci. Et toi?
  31. 31. 6. Je m’appelle Pat. Et toi comment tu
  32. 32. t’appelles?
  33. 33. 8. Enchanté Dominique</li></ul><br />
  34. 34. Finding out a person’s age (formal)<br />To find out a person’s age who is older than<br />you, or you do not know, you can ask:<br /><ul><li>Vousavezquelâge? How old are you? </li></ul> OR<br /><ul><li>Quelâgeavez-vous?</li></ul>Answer: <br /><ul><li>J’ai (number) ans. (J’ai 21 (vingt et un) ans).</li></ul> I am 21 years old.<br />
  35. 35. Finding out a person’s age (informal)<br />To find out the âge of a person who is about the same age as you, or a friend, you can ask:<br /><ul><li>Tu as quelâge? (How old are you?)</li></ul>OR<br /><ul><li>Quelâge as-tu?</li></ul>Answer:<br /><ul><li>J’ai (number) ans. (J’ai 25(vingtcinq) ans).</li></ul> I am 25 years old.<br />
  36. 36. Learn how to say: You are not doing well in French.<br />Monsieur : Bonjour, çava?<br />Blessé : Pas trèsbien<br />Obélix : Çava, Astérix?<br />Astérix : Commeci, commeça, Obélix...<br />
  37. 37. Learn how to say: When you will see each other again in French.<br /> Client : Au revoir!<br />Peintre : A bientôt.<br /> Pierre : A demain?<br /> Julie : D'accord. A demain!<br />
  38. 38. Greeting people<br />
  39. 39. Greeting People<br />
  40. 40. Narrator:<br />Deuxpetitsoiseaux<br />Assissurunebranche.<br />Jem’appelleFifi.<br />Jem’appelleBlanche.<br /> Bonjour Fifi<br /> Bonjour Blanche<br />Au revoirFifi<br />Au revoirBlanche.<br />
  41. 41. RÉPÉTEZ APRÈS MOI.(Repeat after me)<br />Bonjour! <br />Salut ! Ça va? <br />Ça va très bien, merci. <br />Comment t’appelles-tu? Comment vousappellez-vous<br />Je m’appelle ( Name) _____. <br />Quel âge as-tu? Quel âge avez-vous?<br />J’ai (number) ______ans. <br />Moi, j’ai (number) _____ ans.<br />Merci, àbientôt! <br />au revoir! <br />
  42. 42. MAINTENANT À VOTRE TOUR<br />Give the English equivalent of the following words.<br />1.Salut =________<br />2. Bonjour =_______<br />3. Pas mal =_______<br />4. bien =________<br />5. Trèsbien =_____<br />6. Monsieur =_____<br />7. Madame =______<br />8. Mademoiselle =____<br />9. Bonsoir =________<br />10. bonnenuit =_______<br />11. enchanté =________<br />12. bonnejournée =_____<br />13. je vaisbien =_______<br />14. au revoir =________<br />15. tut’appelles comment =______<br />16. Je m’apelle =________<br />17. Mal =_________<br />18. commeçicommeça =_________<br />19. Très mal =_____________<br />20. Bien merci=____________<br />
  43. 43. MAINTENANT À VOTRE TOUR<br />Practice<br />Matching<br />__1. Au revoir! A. What is your name <br />__2. Bonjour. B. Delighted/ Nice to meet you <br />__3. Enchanté(e) C. My name is<br />__4. Comment vousappellez-vous D. See you tomorrow<br />__5. Je m’appelle E. Good-bye<br />__6. Á demain F. Hello<br />Put the conversation in logical order.<br />_____ Enchanté, Carline. Je m’appelle Joseph.<br />_____ Bonjour. Je m’appelle Carline.<br />_____ Comment vousappellez-vous?<br />_____ Au revoir Joseph.<br />
  44. 44. MAINTENANT À VOTRE TOUR<br />Completez avec les voyelles manquantes.(completewith the missingvowels)<br />B_nj _ _r !<br />S_l_t ! Ç_ v_?<br />Ç_ v_ tr_s b_ _n, m_rc_.<br />C_mm_ntt’_pp_ll_s-t_ ?<br />J_ m’_pp_ll_ (name)_____.<br />Q_ _l _g_ _s-t_ ?<br />J’_ _ (number) ____ _ns.<br />M_rc_, _ b_ _nt_t!<br />_ _ r_v_ _r !<br />
  45. 45. RESOURCES <br /> (Conversation)<br /> (list of words)<br /><br /> bonnesmanières)<br />à vis beginning French Book )<br />
  46. 46. Au revoir<br />Mercir pour <br />votre participation!<br />Au revoir<br />Au revoir<br />