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Is the French language important?
Yes. French is an important language in the arts, because of French achievements in architecture, art, dance, literature, and music. It's important in culinary arts, because of French achievements in fine dining and drinks. It's important in diplomacy, because of the historic French involvement with European politics, and with world politics through its far-flung former colonies. It's important in education, because of France's longstanding, old universities. It's important in engineering, because of such French achievements as the Paris subway and the tunnel under the English Channel. It's important in environmental sciences, because of French achievements in gardening and landscaping. It's important in research, especially in history and linguistics, because of such French achievements as the deciphering of the hieroglyphics of ancient, pharaonic Egypt. It's important in science, because of such French achievements as the breakthrough understanding of radiation and radioactivity, and of pasteurization. It's important in sports, because of French achievements in athletics and outdoor activities.
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1. The vocabulary includes many words of Slavic origin. 2. Many words are much more similar to their Italian counterparts. 3. The grammar is totally different, unlike that… of French, Italian or Spanish.
French is the second most important language in business and in government globally. It is an official language spoken by many leaders in the European Union.
"I am" is "Je suis" in French.
There are a number of fast courses you can take. In addition to those, on order to learn the language faster, it's a good idea to: * read books (that you already know in …English) * watch French films -- in the original language, and, after a while, without subs as well * listen to the radio in French * work daily without fail; half an hour minimum; * practice writing short sentences; * find someone to talk to to improve your grasp of the language A big no-no: chat rooms -- they're full of teenagers who haven't the slightest clue as to how to spell correctly. You can learn some slang from them, but not the French language. Learning a language isn't the same for everyone. Some need to put a lot of effort into it, and to others it's a lot easier. There is no magic recipe. Except the three P's: practice, practice, practice.
you can say "Parles-tu français?" "Est-ce que tu parles français?" "Tu parles français?" Or, in more formal situations(ex. you're meeting a stranger) you may replace "tu" w…ith "vous" and change "parles" to "parlez" Here's what the words sound like: parles: par-luh tu: tew parlez: par-lay vous: voo français: frahn-say (The n is not actually pronounced. The "ahn" represents a nasal vowel sound.) est-ce que: ess kuh Americanized version: Parlez vous Francais? = Do you speak French?
No, although they both have Latin origins.
The importance's of French language in Nigeria can be seen in different aspects. For instance, it helps in communication with foreign nations which speak French and this c…an improve the tourism industry.
Well, the simple importance of languages are to communicate your ideas/thoughts/opinions in one way that people areound you can understand. Language helps you are to be social…, and communicate in a constructive way.
Language is perhaps the human race's most importan invention ever. It allows us to communicate with one another and spread ideas. It allows for organization, religion, sci…ence and technology. Without language there would be no way that humans would ever have progressed past the stone age. Language is inextricably tied to culture. When you move to a different country or region, learning the local language will help you to communicate and integrate with the local community. Even if many of the locals speak your language, it's still worth your while learning the local language. Doing so will demonstrate your interest in and commitment to the new country. As globalization and mobility and communications are bringing the world ever closer together it's more urgent for global citizens to be competent in other languages.
In my opinion it is not as important as it was for 20 years ago. There are some French words which are commonly used in the hospitality industry but at most of the Internation…al hotel schools it is not required to learn/speak French.
German is consider to be the language of science. Some also claim that it is the language that poetry is best expressed. And Germans call it the language of poets an…d thinkers. Where as French is considered to be a Romantic language; German is considered to be a Gothic language.
When I took French in high school, I recall the teacher telling us, No wonder it's called the language of love. Many of the pronunciations require you to pucker your lips, whi…ch would in a sense be like kissing. Answer 2: I'm French so I dont know but I have friends English speaker who told me that it's the nasal vowels that sound very nice to them, the pronunciation is romantic, the intonation is very pleasing too, a very 'lippy' language. Meaning that you really have to stick your lips out to make the right sounds. And an unique way of expressing love . Visit France then you'll know why, You'll find lots of love there. ( Je t'aime! Je t'aime! )
When the Normans came to England in the Eleventh Century, French became the dominant language in the courts of England and elsewhere. Eventually it merged with the pre-e…xisting English. Hence modern English has many words derived from Frenh.
Without language you would have to talk to one another by means of signs. If you had a headache and you wanted to tell your mother about it, you would have to use …signs, such as pointing to your head, your temples, or your eyes. Your mother would not be able to tell at once if you meant you had a headache or your eyes hurt you. By means of language you can tell one another what you see and what you think. Your experiences can be shared with your fellow men.
Spanish is also sometimes called the language of love.