Language practice thread

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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Imralu » 10 Oct 2018 03:32

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I'm doing fine although I've had my heart broken. At work, everything is going along, with a couple of complications but they're not big ones. Now I have a therapist and I see him twice a week. And how are things with you?
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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Creyeditor » 24 Oct 2018 18:47

Je fais bien. Je does parler le francais plus souvent.
I'm doing good. I have to speak French more often.
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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Dormouse559 » 25 Oct 2018 02:31

Creyeditor wrote:
24 Oct 2018 18:47
Je fais vais bien. Je dois parler le français plus souvent.
I'm doing good. I have to speak French more often.
Moi aussi. J'aime retrouver quelques amies avec lesquelles je prenais des cours de français, mais c'est difficile de choisir une date.
Me too. I like meeting up with some friends I took French classes with, but it's tough to pick a date.

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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Creyeditor » 25 Oct 2018 16:43

C'est le même problème toujours. Je le trouve difficile aussi si je veux retrouver des vieux amis.
It's always the same probleme. I also find it difficult to meet up with old friends.
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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Iyionaku » 06 Dec 2018 11:01

你们在寒假怎么做?
Nĭmen zài hánjià zěnme zuò?
What are you doing in your winter holidays?

我必须看我家,我和阿姨的家没见面半年至少。因此得买礼物。
Wŏ bìxū kàn wŏ jiā, wŏ hé āyí de jiā méi jiànmiàn bànnián zhìshăo. Yīncĭ déi măi lĭwù.
I need to visit my family, I haven't met the family of my aunt for at least half a year. Therefore I need to buy some presents.

并且我会游戏很多任天堂明星大乱斗特别版!
Bìngqiě wŏ huì yóuxì hěnduō Rèntiāntáng míngxīng dà luàn dòu tèbié băn!
Furthermore I'm going to play a lot of Super Smash Bros Ultimate!

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Re: Language practice thread

Post by ixals » 03 Jan 2019 22:23

你們好?
Nĭmen hăo?
How are you?

我常常在寒假跟朋友去酒吧喝了白酒。
Wŏ chángcháng zài hánjià gēn péngyŏu qù jiŭbā hē le báijiŭ.
I often went to the bar to drink alcohol with my friends in the winter holidays.

今天我得複習中文生詞,可是我現在不想複習。
Jīntiān wŏ dĕi fùxí zhōngwén shēngcí, kĕshì wŏ xiànzài bù xiăng fùxí.
Today I have to review Chinese vocabulary, but I don't like to review now.

因為我家覺得聖誕沒有意思,所以我們只在餐廳吃飯了。
Yīnwèi wŏ jiā juéde shèngdàn méiyŏu yìsi, suŏyĭ wŏmen zhĭ zài cāntīng chīfàn le.
Because my family thinks Christmas is not interesting, we just ate at a restaurant.

J'ai commencé à étudier le chinois tout récemment. J'ai le choisi à cause de son importance croissant.
I've begun to study Chinese recently. I chose it due to its growing importance.

Parfois, je pense que le cours devrait être amélioré parce que les professeur utilisent quelque locution que l'on n'a pas encore appris. Cela me rend confus de temps en temps.
Sometimes I think the the class should be improved because the teachers use some expression that we did not yet learn. That confuses me from time to time.
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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Dormouse559 » 04 Jan 2019 04:18

ixals wrote:
03 Jan 2019 22:23
今天我得複習中文生詞,可是我現在不想複習。
Jīntiān wŏ dĕi fùxí zhōngwén shēngcí, kĕshì wŏ xiànzài bù xiăng fùxí.
Today I have to review Chinese vocabulary, but I don't like to review now.
Pourquoi pas ?
Why not?

ixals wrote:Parfois, je pense que le cours devrait être amélioré parce que les professeurs utilisent quelque une locution que l'on n'a pas encore apprise. Cela me rend confus de temps en temps.
Sometimes I think the the class should be improved because the teachers use some expression that we did not yet learn. That confuses me from time to time.

« Quelque » est plus littéraire qu'un simple article indéfini.
Ça m'embêterait, j'en suis certain.
That would annoy me for sure.
[}:(]

Tu as pu trouver sans trop de difficulté une définition pour le vocabulaire inattendu ?
Have you been able to find the unexpected vocabulary's definition without too much trouble?

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Re: Language practice thread

Post by ixals » 04 Jan 2019 11:53

Dormouse559 wrote:
04 Jan 2019 04:18
Pourquoi pas ?
Why not?
Je n'avais pas envie de les réviser. C'est tout! [:D]
I didn't want to review them. That's all!
Dormouse559 wrote:
04 Jan 2019 04:18
Ça m'embêterait, j'en suis certain.
That would annoy me for sure.
[}:(]

Tu as pu trouver sans trop de difficulté une définition pour le vocabulaire inattendu ?
Have you been able to find the unexpected vocabulary's definition without too much trouble?
Ben, je voulais dire « quelques locutions », la touche « s » de mon clavier est un peu cassé. On ne le dit plus aussi ?
Well, I wanted to say "quelques locutions", the s-key of my keyboard is a bit broken. Is it also not said anymore?

Aucune difficulté ! On reçoit une liste des mots que l'on doit apprendre quaque leçon. Elle se trouve en ligne.
No difficulties! We receive a list of the words we have to learn every lesson. It can be found online.

La plupart des nouveaux mots s'écrit avec les caractères déjà connues, donc cela rend les apprendre un peu plus facile, je dirais.
The majority of new words is written with already known characters, so that makes learning them a bit easier, I'd say.
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Re: Language practice thread

Post by Dormouse559 » 09 Jan 2019 08:08

ixals wrote:
04 Jan 2019 11:53
Ben, je voulais dire « quelques locutions », la touche « s » de mon clavier est un peu cassée. On ne le dit plus aussi non plus ?
Well, I wanted to say "quelques locutions", the s-key of my keyboard is a bit broken. Is it also not said anymore?
Ah, je comprends. « Quelques » est bien plus répandu. Il existe aussi l'article partitif, qui correspond parfois à « some » en anglais.
Oh, I understand. "Quelques" is a lot more common. There is also the partitive article, which sometimes corresponds to English "some".

Le choix dépend du degré d'insistance, « quelques » étant plus marqué que le partitif.
The choice depends on the amount of emphasis, with "quelques" being more marked than the partitive.
ixals wrote:
04 Jan 2019 11:53
Aucune difficulté ! On reçoit une liste des mots que l'on doit apprendre pour chaque leçon. Elle se trouve en ligne.
No difficulties! We receive a list of the words we have to learn every lesson. It can be found online.

La plupart des nouveaux mots s'écrivent avec les caractères déjà connues, donc cela le rend un peu plus facile de les apprendre un peu plus facile, je dirais.
The majority of new words is written with already known characters, so that makes learning them a bit easier, I'd say.

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