Jadore- I love Jaime- I like Je naime pas- I dont like Je déteste- I hate/detest The four opinions
Je tadore-I adore you. Je taime- I love you. Je tdéteste- I hate you. Je taime bien- I fancy you. Extra Opinions!
Why do we write and say jaime, not je aime? The reason is what we call the A, Er, Eee, Oh, Ooo, Ash rule (the a, e, i, o, u, h rule). We avoid a mushy sound (try saying je aime…). No words can end in a vowel+h and be next to another word starting with a vowel+h. RULE 1: A, Er, Eee, Oh, Ooo, Ash
Why is it that when we translate a English opinion (I like horses) into French it becomes I like the horses (Jaime le chevals)? This is the basis for rule 2: you MUST put le/la/les in front of your noun and behind your opinion (I like the [noun]). RULE 2: Le/la/les
Whenever we make something negative, we put ne pas around the word (Je ne suis pas, Je naime pas etc.) This is the third rule: to make something negative you put ne pas around your statement ((I) am, (I) like etc.) Try making these negative: Je suis (I am) Je déteste (I hate) Jadore (I love) RULE 3: Transforming into negatives!
Translate these sentences into French/English: 1.I like cats. 2.Je adore la souris 3.Je déteste le bleu. 4.I dont like dogs. 5.I hate horses. Translation Practice!
What are the 3 rules? Research 5 Infinitives, and answer the questions below: 1.What are they? 2.How do they help/expand your ability to express opinions? Translate the sentences below for a merit, using a dictionary (L4 skill): 1.Je déteste le clefs. 2.Jaime le château. 3.Jadore la réalité. 4.Je déteste mes amis. Lesson Summary