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Pagina 129 - How is the weather ? What sort of weather is it ? It is bad weather. It is cloudy. It is very dull.
Pagina 23 - A century A year A month A week A day An hour Half an hour A quarter of an hour A minute The morning The afternoon The evening To-day Yesterday The day before yesterday Demain Après-demain Les vacances Le jour de l'an Pâques, m.
Pagina 113 - Taste this Champagne; it is not bad. It is excellent; I have not drunk any so good for a long time. Will you take any artichokes, or spinage, or cauliflower?
Pagina 152 - Pray tell me what time it is. It is one o'clock. It is past one. It has struck one. It is a quarter past one. It is half past one. It wants ten minutes to two. It is not yet two o'clock. It is only twelve o'clock. It is almost three o'clock.
Pagina 151 - Are the horses come? Yes, sir. Have them put to directly, for we wish to set off immediately. They are to already. Is the trunk well fastened? Yes, sir; it is well secured. Have you not put the chain round it? Yes, sir; that was the first thing we did. I should not like the trunk to be stolen on the road. There is no danger. Look into all the rooms, that nothing may be forgotten. I have looked everywhere, nothing is forgotten. Come, let us go down, gentlemen; it is time to set off. Take these two...
Pagina 118 - I help you to a little of this? Give me leave to help you to a piece of this. Shall I send you a slice of this leg of mutton ? . It seems excellent It is very juicy. You have not eaten any pudding. This fricandeau is delicious. Shall I help you to some of it ? I will thank you for a very smnll piece, just to taste it.
Pagina 109 - What have we for our dinner? What shall we have for dinner? Did you send for any fish? Shall we have any fish? I could not get any fish. There was not a fish in the market.
Pagina 164 - I thank you. for your kind attention. How is your lady? She has not been very well for some days. I am very sorry to hear it. However she is rather better to-day. That's right. And how are your children? I thank you, they are all in perfect health.
Pagina 153 - It is one o'clock. It is past one. It has struck one. It is a quarter past one. It is half an hour past one, or half past one. It wants a quarter to two ; it is a quarter to two. It wants ten minutes to two ; it is ten minutes to two. It is not yet two. It has not struck twelve. It is but twelve o'clock.
Pagina 61 - ... one and a half, two and a half, three and a half, &c.

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