W

French pronunciationThe letter W is rarely found in French, and almost always in words borrowed from English or German.

   

   

   

Conjunctive Phrases

French conjunctive phrasesTwo or more words often join to create a conjunctive phrase, which just means a series of words that acts like a conjunction. Most French conjunctive phrases end in que and all are subordinating conjunctions.

   

   

   

Register

French registerThe linguistic term "register" is used to categorize some aspect of language, such as a word, expression, or grammatical construction, by how formal or informal it is. Whether you realize it or not, you use a variety of registers every day, so knowing your registers is vital for communication.