Conjugaisons et interrogations

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Conjugaisons et interrogations

Contributor: Steven Fawkes

Language of text: French
Type of text: Poem
Author or source: Jean Tardieu
Intended age of students: Key Stage 4
Source reference: Text:

Reading : available on Daily Motion

Attached files:
Text of poem

J’irai je n’irai pas j’irai je n’irai pas
Je reviendrai Est-ce que je reviendrai ?
Je reviendrai je ne reviendrai pas

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Jean Tardieu.docxNo description12.25 kBInfo

Spot the different verb tenses used i the poem and getting the idea of the contrast between their meanings
Practise saying the tenses by reading the lines of the poem aloud - noting e.g. the -r- near the end of the Future and Conditional.

Multiple examples of tenses of French verbs
including question forms and negatives


Topics or themes:
Verb forms

Forming questions in different tenses
Forming negatives
Use of si + Imperfect


How much time required:

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