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• Si clauses - First Conditional

• Quiz: Airport Vocab

• Expressions with non

• Que and qui

• atavique - Mot du jour

• Holidays and Events


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French if then clauses

The first conditional is an if-then proposition that talks about a likely situation: if something happens (the condition), then something else happens (the result). The first conditional is constructed similarly in French and English and can be further divided into three subcategories.

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Test yourself on vocabulary related to travel À l'aéroport, or review the vocab list.

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No in French - synonyms for non

The French word non means "no," and is found in many expressions, including of course not, point-blank, and secrets. Learn these and other French expressions featuring non.

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C'est la femme que j'aime et qui m'aime

The French pronouns que and qui are both two different types of pronouns, with some overlapping meanings.

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Today's mot du jour is atavique. Support Lawless French to read the lesson.

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

• Cycling vocab (Tour de France : 6 - 28 juillet)

Useful expressions:

• bonne fête

• faire le pont

• Vive la France !

French holidays and celebrations