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Sunday

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George Hunt replied to Crack1's discussion When you start your car
"Well " Engager l'embrayage"  seems to be a  direct translation for "engage the clutch". I am not sure how common an ezpression it is but  neither  is "engage the clutch"  that common…"
Saturday
Crack1 replied to Crack1's discussion When you start your car
"Thanks George Demarrer uses when  you start the car, I think My question  is on the words 'the moment the clutch engages'. Of course the moment the clutch engages is starting the car. Maybe other people will look at my question."
Saturday

Educator
George Hunt replied to Crack1's discussion When you start your car
"I think "démarrer" is the word you are looking for :"démarrer la voiture". I don't know all the technical terms  and the names of all the components of a car (either in English or French ) but…"
Friday
Crack1 posted a discussion

When you start your car

When you start your car there is the moment the clutch engages.I think there is no single English word for it.Maybe another English word is 'moment of engaging'.How do you say this in French? Probably French has a single word for it. See More
Friday
Digby Green replied to Digby Green's discussion How do you type French characters (English keyboard)
"Hello Merci to everyone. I often use the Alt Key combinations, and I have also tried Typeit (which is very good)"
May 20
Stevo replied to Digby Green's discussion How do you type French characters (English keyboard)
"Hello everybody. I am Stevo, I am a French native. 2 solutions are possible regarding this fluent problem for English people: - If you need to write simply for a French penpal, don't worry. Anybody can read and understand all of your text…"
May 18

Educator
George Hunt replied to Crack1's discussion Take pains
"Are "pris soin" and "pris le soin" interchangeable?"
May 8
Leesa Johnson replied to Crack1's discussion Take pains
"J’ai pris soin d’organiser un voyage pour lui. Finnish tutor"
May 8
Leesa Johnson replied to Nana Lee's discussion How to improve the listening skill in French?
"Hi there,  You need to listen to some songs in the French language and watch movies in the French language with the subtitles so that you can understand it properly and this method will help you to improve your listening skill.  Indonesian…"
May 5
Leesa Johnson replied to Yanis's discussion Dialogues en français ?
"You can search on Google and translate them into the French language."
May 4
yacine liked ronysalles's discussion je suis ici pour apprendre le Français
May 2
Leesa Johnson replied to Digby Green's discussion How do you type French characters (English keyboard)
"No idea sorry, I can't help you with that. I think you should switch to a French keyboard. Farsi Tutor "
May 1
Shona Brennan is now a member of French Language
Apr 14
Pauline Heyd replied to Yanis's discussion Dialogues en français ?
"Not sure about future paid lessons either . Guess I'll start with the free lessons and see what happens next.  There was a new lesson published this week"
Apr 7

Educator
George Hunt replied to Yanis's discussion Dialogues en français ?
"It looks interesting. The first 10 lessons are free. I cannot see how much it would cost to continue after that.... I expect it would not be too expensive but it does not say."
Apr 7
 

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When you start your car

Started by Crack1 in French Grammar. Last reply by George Hunt on Saturday. 3 Replies

Take pains

Started by Crack1 in French Grammar. Last reply by George Hunt May 8. 6 Replies

Upend

Started by Crack1 in French Grammar. Last reply by George Hunt Mar 31. 3 Replies

Épouser and se marier

Started by Crack1 in French Grammar. Last reply by George Hunt Dec 21, 2016. 1 Reply

savoir/connaitre

Started by george willms in French Grammar. Last reply by Esteban de la Cruz Dec 20, 2016. 5 Replies

Slang

Started by Alice in French Grammar. Last reply by Esteban de la Cruz Dec 20, 2016. 2 Replies

Sharp Cheese

Started by Dwayne Roberts in French Dictionary / Vocabulary. Last reply by Dwayne Roberts Dec 15, 2016. 2 Replies

Jour/journée with number and attributive adjective

Started by michael rivers in French Grammar. Last reply by Esteban de la Cruz Dec 13, 2016. 4 Replies

Information and renseignement

Started by Crack1 in French Grammar. Last reply by Crack1 Nov 23, 2016. 9 Replies

clockwise

Started by Billy Bosworth in French Grammar. Last reply by Vedas Nov 13, 2016. 2 Replies

clopin clopant

Started by alan gould in French Grammar. Last reply by Vedas Nov 13, 2016. 7 Replies

verbes pronominaux de "communication"

Started by george willms in French Grammar. Last reply by Grégory Nov 2, 2016. 5 Replies

ille

Started by george willms in French Grammar. Last reply by George Hunt Oct 26, 2016. 1 Reply

le temps que ça vienne

Started by alan gould in French Grammar. Last reply by Esteban de la Cruz Oct 16, 2016. 9 Replies

heure de pointe versus heure d'affluence

Started by alan gould in French Grammar. Last reply by Sandra Oct 10, 2016. 3 Replies

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