STORMING CAPITOL HILL IN WASHINGTON

STORMING CAPITOL HILL IN WASHINGTON Le 6 janvier 2021, des scènes inimaginables se sont déroulées à Washington alors que les partisans de Donald Trump ont pris d’assaut le Capitole dans le but de perturber le dépouillement du Collège électoral du Congrès qui officialisera la prochaine investiture du président élu Joe Biden le 20 janvier. On…

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KICK START 2021 WITH DAILY FACEBOOK LIVE SESSIONS

FACEBOOK LIVE SESSIONS WITH FRENCH NOTES

KICK START 2021 WITH DAILY FACEBOOK LIVE SESSIONS   2021 will hopefully be kinder to us all. 2020 was horrendous in so many ways. The Corona Virus is still a significant threat to all of us. The best that we can for the moment is to keep our distance, keep washing our hands and try…

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IRELAND COVID 19 LOCKDOWN

Covid 19 Lockdown Ireland

    Le vendredi 27 mars, notre Premier ministre Leo Varadkar, après des réunions avec le médecin en chef, Tony Holohan, et son ministre de la santé, Simon Harris, a annoncé que l’Irlande allait subir de nouvelles restrictions en réponse à Covid 19. On Friday, the 27th of March our Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, after…

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FRENCH REVISION NOTES | JANUARY 2020

French Leaving & Junior Cert Revision notes

Bonjour tout le monde! As usual we are working away behind the scenes to ensure that French Notes remains the richest database of Junior and Leaving Cert French Revision Notes. This month we have the following new resources added to the site. They are a mixture of Junior & Leaving Cert revision notes, so there…

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ARE DIPLOMAS NECESSARY?

EST-CE QUE LES DIPLÔMES SONT-ILS NÉCESSAIRES POUR RÉUSSIR DANS LA VIE ? Je dirais que les diplômes sont d’une grande importance par le temps qui court. I would say that diplomas are very important nowadays. Avant c’était normale pour les gens de partir à la recherche d’un travail, et les qualifications n’étaient pas vraiment exigés.…

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LEAVING CERT & JUNIOR CERT FRENCH PAPERS REVIEW

Leaving Cert & Junior Cert

  Leaving Cert & Junior Cert French papers review. Leaving Cert Exams are the pinnacle of the Irish Educational System…. There was definitely a mixed reaction to the French papers, at both Leaving & Junior Cert level. Overall I think that the papers for both Junior and Leaving cert French were very much in line…

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JULIAN ASSANGE – WIKILEAKS

Julian Assange Wikileaks

JULIAN ASSANGE – WIKILEAKS Julian Assange – WikiLeaks Julian Assange, le fondateur du site WikiLeaks a été arrêté à l’embassade d’Équateur à Londres par la police britannique le 11 avril 2019. Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks was arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London by the british police on the 11th of April, 2019.…

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A GREEN CHRISTMAS

DES ASTUCES POUR UN NOËL ÉCOLO TIPS FOR A GREEN CHRISTMAS Cette année de plus en plus de gens essayent d’éviter la consommation éfrénée de Noël. Ils veulent faire leur part en vue d’améliorer la situation inquiétante de la planète. Je suis complètement de l’avis qu’il faut absolument changer nos habitudes afin de rendre la…

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CHEMICAL WEAPONS

Chemical Weapons

  LES ARMES CHIMIQUES ET BIOLOGIQUES CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS   Les armes chimiques et biologiques sont interdites depuis la fin de la première guerre mondiale.  Chemical and biological weapons are forbidden since the end of the first world war. Je suis de l’avis que des armes chimiques ont des effets destructeurs durables sur les…

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SOCIAL MEDIA – FRENCH OPINION PIECE EXTRACT

LE MONDE DES RÉSEAUX SOCIAUX THE WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA SAMPLE EXTRACT TAKEN FROM OUR OPINION PIECE ON THE WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA. When writing an opinion piece in French, I always advise my students to follow the “Rule of five”. Have five paragraphs (they can obviously be shorter than the ones here, which are…

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French Verbs – Junior Cert

The importance of verbs in French French Notes has compiled a list of verbs for you to either study on your own, or for your teacher to teach in class. Verbs are an intrinsic component of language learning. Without verbs, there would be no proper sentences, and expression would be reduced to random words. We…

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THE ISLAMIC VEIL

LE FOULARD ISLAMIQUE – THE ISLAMIC VEIL French Notes is packed with new relevant material, which reflects what is happening in the world today. For more information on our annual subscriptions, please follow the link below, or click here for a taste of what we offer. https://www.frenchnotes.ie/free-leaving-cert/ https://www.frenchnotes.ie/free-junior-cert/ Au Danemark, la loi sur l’interdiction du…

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FRENCH LEAVING CERT REVISION COURSES

Leaving Cert French

Why should students consider doing a French Notes revision course? In schools around Ireland, most students are in classes of approximately 30 students. The teacher does his or her best to make sure that you are learning to the best of your ability. However, most class periods are for 40 minutes, of which about 7…

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ELECTRIC CARS – LES VOITURES ÉLECTRIQUES

Electric Cars Sample Sentences

LES VOITURES ÉLECTRIQUES – ELECTRIC CARS There is a lot of talk about the use of electric cars on Irish roads, and how they are a solution to growing fears for the environment. Here are a few sentences that you might like to use, if the topic were to appear in this year’s leaving cert…

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