Presentation on theme: "QUEL ÂGE AS-TU? How old are you?. To ask how old someone is… Say Quel âge as-tu? when speaking to someone you know, or someone your age (INFORMAL) Say."— Presentation transcript:
QUEL ÂGE AS-TU? How old are you?
To ask how old someone is… Say Quel âge as-tu? when speaking to someone you know, or someone your age (INFORMAL) Say Quel âge avez-vous? when speaking to an adult (e.g. teacher) or someone you dont know (FORMAL) Sounds like: [Kel aj ah too]
To respond with your age… SayJai # ans. Par exemple: Jai treize ans I am thirteen years old Jai quinze ans I am fifteen years old
To inquire about someone elses age… You would ask a boy: Quel âge a-t-il? How old is he? You would ask a girl: Quel âge a-t-elle? How old is she? The il and elle determines if youre referring to a boy or a girl
Quel âge a-t-il? This is Justin Bieber, a singer He is 18 years old, therefore in French, we would say… Il a dix-huit ans
Quel âge a-t-elle? This is Willow Smith, singer & daughter of Will Smith She is 11 years old Elle a onze ans
Quel âge a-t-il? This is actor Columbus Short He is 29 years old Il a vingt-neuf ans
Quel âge a-t-elle? This is the actress Cameron Diaz She is 40 years old Elle a quarante ans
Quel âge a-t-il? This is actor Bradley Cooper He is 37 years old Il a trente-sept ans
Quel âge a-t-elle? This is actress Zoe Saldana She is 34 years old Elle a trente-quatre ans
Quel âge a-t-il? This is the Olympian, Usain Bolt He is 26 years old Il a vingt-six ans
Quel âge a-t-elle? This is rapper Nicki Minaj She is 29 years old Elle a vingt-neuf ans
So what did we just learn? Quel âge as-tu? = How old are you Jai ## ans Quel âge a-t-il? = How old is he Quel âge a-t-elle? = How old is she Lets practice…
Interview your classmates! Instructions: Take out a sheet of paper You will have 60 seconds to interview someone by asking how old he/she is. Write down their response as a full sentence e.g. Lucy a seize ans FAIT ATTENTION!! When the clock stops, find someone new to ask! Dont forget to ask what their name is if you dont know! Comment tu tappelles? Comment tappelles-tu?
Tout le monde prêt? Est-ce quil y a des questions? Non? Non