Parallel Text: French Short Stories 2: Nouvelles Françaises by Simon Lee

By Simon Lee

Those 8 tales by means of prime twentieth century French writers provide attention-grabbing insights into French existence and literature and are followed by means of a parallel English textual content, making them beneficial for either French and English language students.

one of the diversified and wonderful tales within the assortment are the wistful masterpiece "Green Tobacco" by means of Clair Sainte-Soline; the exuberant story of "The Ants" through the post-war king of cafe society, Boris Vian, and a suspense within the nineteenth-century erotic culture from Andre de Mandiargues.

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Ecoute, il faut que je te laisse, j’ai une autre réunion maintenant. On se reparle plus tard. OK. A plus tard. 1 Alternative: déboire(m). 2 Short for publicité. Maurois (local businessman) Mr Berryman M. Maurois Mr Berryman Pleased to meet you, Monsieur Maurois, and thank you for arranging my hotel. The pleasure is mine, Mr Berryman. You wanted to discuss possible joint ventures with us. Yes we are both in building and civil engineering. We want to expand into Europe. You might find us useful partners.

Puis-je parler à Elena Aznar s’il vous plaît? Elena Aznar Oui, elle-même. Que puis-je faire pour vous? Susana López Je suis Susana López. J’ai telephone hier pour voir si je pouvais me rendre2 au Ministère vendredi afin de discuter avec votre personnel des nouveaux projets de réforme fiscale annonces dans le dernier budget. Malheureusement, mon directeur vient juste de me dire que le rendez-vous que j’ai pris ne convient pas car je dois assister à une importante réunion avec lui. 3 Elena Aznar Je suis désolée que vous ayez cet empêchement, mais ne vous inquiétez pas.

Est-ce un vol open? Non c’est un billet Apex. Alors c’est bon. Vous devrez faire enregistrer vos bagages une heure avant le départ. Merci beaucoup. Je vous en prie. 13 Booking a flight Customer Airline clerk Customer Airline clerk Customer Airline clerk Customer Airline clerk Customer Airline clerk Hello. Sunline Air Services? Yes, madam. This is Everton Frith. Can I help you? Thank you. My name is Robertson. I’d like to book a direct flight to Antigua. How many times a week do you offer Luxury Class travel on your flights?

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