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In This Issue

• Reported Speech

• Numbers 10-19

• Manger le morceau

• Past Perfect

• Passé composé vs imparfait Quiz

• un sbire - Mot du jour

• Holidays and Celebrations

French reported speech

A large part of communicating has to do with reporting what other people have said. This grammatical grapevine comes in two varieties: direct speech and indirect speech.

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Listen to French numbers

Learn the French numbers 10 to 19 then test your comprehension with random numbers.

Practice numbers

Manger le morceau

Learn how to spill the beans with the French idiom manger le morceau.

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Perfect rose - French past perfect

The past perfect, also called the pluperfect, is a verb tense that distinguishes between two related things that happened in the past, indicating which one occurred before the other. The use of the past perfect is very similar in French and English.

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Test yourself on the difference between the French verb tenses passé composé and imparfait with Conte de fées, or review the lesson.

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Mot du jour - French word of the day

Today's mot du jour is un sbireSupport Lawless French to read the lesson.

Learn a word a day

Jours fériés - French public holidays

Features related to upcoming holidays and events in the French-speaking world:

• Halloween (31 octobre)

• La Toussaint (1er novembre)

French holidays and celebrations