The First Book of French Composition: Materials for Translating English Into French for Elementary Classes

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Librairie Hachette, 1888 - French language - 137 pages

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Page 63 - Yes, to smell pork ; to eat of the habitation which your prophet the Nazarite conjured the devil into. I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and so following ; but I will not eat with you, drink with you, nor pray with you.
Page 7 - I should be tu serais, thou wouldst be il serait, he would be elle serait, she would be nous serions, we should be vous seriez, you would be ils seraient, they would be...
Page 8 - I may have had. que tu aies eu, that thou mayst have had. qu'il ait eu, that he may have had. que nous ayons eu, that we may have had. que vous ayez eu, that you may have had.
Page 3 - Containing the principal Rules of French Syntax, numerous French and English Exercises on Rules and Idioms, and a Dictionary of nearly 4000 Idiomatical Verbs and Sentences, Familiar Phrases, and Proverbs. 320 pp., fcap., cloth. Price 3s. 6d. Key to the First and Second Courses. Price 3s. 6d. Key to the "French Exercises for Advanced Pupils ; " To which are added Explanations of 850 of the most difficult French Idioms.
Page 8 - Que je sois, That I may be. que tu sois, that thou mayst be. qu'il soit, that he may be. que nous soyons, that we may be. que vous soyez, that you may be. q'uils soient, that they may be.
Page 6 - J'avais eu, I had had. tu avais eu, thou hadst had. il avait eu, he had had. nous avions eu, we had had. vous aviez eu, you had had. ils avaient eu, they had had. Past Anterior. J'eus eu, I had had. tu eus eu, thou hadst had. il eut eu, he had had. nous eûmes eu, we had had. vous eûtes eu, you had had.
Page 6 - J'eus été, I had been. Tu eus été, thou hadst been. Il eut été, he had been. Nous eûmes été, we had been. Vous eûtes été, you had been. Ils eurent été, they had been. FUTURE ANTERIOR.
Page 6 - J'ai eu, I have had. Tu as eu, thou hast had. Il a eu, he has had. Nous avons eu, we have had. Vous avez eu, you have had. Ils ont eu, they have had.
Page ix - Price Is. 6d. (Adopted by the School Board for London.) This work is designed for beginners, and may be put into the hands of any person knowing the elementary rules concerning substantives, articles, and adjectives, and the conjugation of regular verbs. THE CHILDREN'S OWN BOOK OF FRENCH COMPOSITION.

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