New PDF release: French Faux Amis, The Combined Book

By Saul H Rosenthal

It’s effortless to imagine that French phrases suggest almost like English phrases, once they glance and sound pretty well an analogous. whereas that's frequently real, regrettably a few phrases can have fullyyt assorted meanings than what it's possible you'll anticipate. they're known as fake neighbors, or fake amis. those pretend amis may cause misunderstandings and awkward events once they rather suggest anything totally diverse than what you expected.

“French pretend Amis” may help you steer clear of those embarrassing events. It isn’t a dry record of fake amis. It’s written in conversational language and it’s effortless and enjoyable to learn. every one pretend ami note pair is defined so you will know how the French note is used in comparison to English utilization. You’ll additionally see examples of its use in sentences and phrases.

When you’ve complete interpreting this e-book you’ll have realized every one of these pretend amis with no ever having needed to consciously memorize them, just because they’re so interesting.

This booklet combines 3 prior books by means of an analogous writer: “Speaking larger French, fake Amis”, “Speaking higher French, extra pretend Amis” and “Speaking greater French, nonetheless extra fake Amis”. It lets you have the entire fake amis in a single position for far more straightforward reference.

Praise for “Speaking larger French, fake Amis” by means of an analogous author:

“I am surprised at how a lot enjoyable to learn, in addition to how really informative, the e-book is. it is a very good instrument that i will be satisfied to suggest to my colleagues and students.”.....Profeessor Brigitte Humbert, Middlebury College

"I love the pretend Amis, particularly the comfy, conversational presentation. i'll recommend that we propose it for college students in our intermediate and complex sessions as a supplementary reference book."....Professor Norman Shapiro, Wesleyan University

“I imagine your books are really good. you've gotten made a stupendous contribution to the French language profession.”…. Professor Judy Baughin, Raymond Walters College

“I have a great deal loved fake Amis and plan to reserve it for my translation category this coming semester. I placed loads of emphasis on those fake buddies within the direction. you will have performed a true carrier to beginners of French…This is critical work.”… Professor John Romeiser, college of Tennessee

I love your books! they're effortless to navigate, and they're super important to … non-native French audio system. i really get pleasure from studying them at evening in mattress earlier than falling to sleep, they are that interesting. ---- Professor John Turvaville, college of Tennessee, Knoxville

“Your little books are great!” ---- Professor AG Fralin, Washington and Lee University

“I used to be a bit skeptical whilst I ordered this e-book, and felt it should turn out being only a checklist of phrases I’d need to memorize. yet it’s an amazingly fascinating booklet” --- Reader reviewer, amazon.com

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