4 Answered Questions for the topic indications de temps

Indications De Temps French Usage Nombres

04/08/19

Pourquoi utilise-t-on un ordinal uniquement pour le premier du mois?

En français, nous disons:> le _premier_ novembre, puis le deux, trois, quatre, etc.mais pas:> le _second_, _troisième_, etc. novembreY a-t-il une raison à cet usage exclusif de l'ordinal pour... more
Indications De Temps French Usage

04/08/19

Why is "Nous sommes" used for days of the week?

I've just been curious about this. Why is it that saying a day of the week, something like "It's monday" uses 'nous'? as in:>Nous sommes lundi.Am I able to say it another way? is using:... more
Indications De Temps French Prononciation

03/15/19

How to distinguish “à cette heure” from “à sept heures”?

How do I distinguish _à cette heure_ from _à sept heures_, when pronounced?It occurred to me when once I wanted to say "at this time", and then I realized I had just said "at 7". I guess I... more
Indications De Temps French Usage Anglicismes

03/13/19

Un mot français pour week-end?

Je viens de lire [un article sur le mot *week-end*](http://french.about.com/od/vocabulary/g/week-end.htm) et je me demande s'il existe, ou s'il existait, un mot (peut-être une expression) en... more

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