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Unformatted text preview: CC Page 163 of 259 2010 University of Texas at Austin TLTC - French Department - First Year French 7 Vocabulaire les ftes expressions rites et coutumes verbes Phontique les semi-voyelles Grammaire 7.1 -ir verbs (irregular) 7.2 direct object pronouns 7.3 indirect object pronouns 7.4 imparfait: formation 7.5 imparfait: states of being, habitual actions 7.6 imparfait: idiomatic uses testez-vous!, chapitre 07 verb conjugation reference verb practice Vidos Vocabulaire en contexte les noces lanniversaire de Camille et dAudrey Laetitia: ma fte favorite Nol et la Saint-Sylvestre Interviews les ftes quand vous tiez petit 15 ans Culture le Reveillon de Nol Les ftes In this chapter we will talk about French holidays and traditions and how to describe childhood memories. Be sure to download the pdf vocabulary preparation template from the FI website to complete Exercises B, E, and F. Your instructor will collect this home- work. Page 164 of 345 2011 University of Texas at Austin COERLL - French Department - First Year French CC Prparation du vocabulaire Les ftes Holidays les jours fris national holidays (indicated below by *) *le Jour de lAn, le premier janvier New Years Day la Chandeleur, le 2 fvrier Candlemas (Crpe Day, a Catholic feast day) la Saint-Valentin, le 14 fvrier Valentines Day le Carnaval (Mardi Gras) Mardi Gras, Carnival La pque juive / Pessach Passover *Pques Easter le Premier Avril April Fools Day *la fte du Travail, le 1er mai Labor Day *le 8 mai, la fte de la Victoire VE Day (Victory in Europe) *lAscension (f) Ascension Day la fte des mres Mothers Day la fte des pres Fathers Day la Pentecte (*lundi de Pentecte) Pentecost *la fte nationale, le 14 juillet Bastille Day, French National Day *le 15 aot, lAssomption (f) the feast of the Assumption Halloween Halloween Yom Kippour Yom Kippur Rosh Hashana Rosh Hashana *la Toussaint, le 1er novembre All Saints Day *lArmistice (m), le 11 novembre Armistice Day le Ramadan Ramadan Hanouka Hannukah *Nol (m), le 25 dcembre Christmas la Saint-Sylvestre, le 31 dcembre New Years Eve Expressions Expressions Bonne Anne! Happy New Year! Bonne fte! Happy Saints Day! Bon (Joyeux) anniversaire! Happy Birthday! Meilleurs Voeux! Best wishes! Poisson davril! April Fool! Joyeuses Pques! Happy Easter! Joyeux Nol! Merry Christmas! The French often take an extra day off from work when a holiday falls on Tuesday or Thursday. If the holiday falls on Tuesday, they take Monday off, and if the holiday falls on Thursday, they take Friday off thus making a bridge between the holiday and the weekend. The expression used for this is faire le pont....
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This note was uploaded on 08/23/2011 for the course FR 506 taught by Professor Hythecker during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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