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- J’espère que vous avez travaillé ce week-end ?
- Moi j’ai regardé la télévision.
- Ah bon ?
- Mais j’ai regardé un documentaire sur la seconde guerre mondiale.
- Que sais-tu sur cette guerre ?
- Elle a commencé en 1939 et elle a terminé en 1945.
- Quoi d’autre ?
- Je ne sais pas. Après j’ai regardé le match de foot.
- Alors à mon tour de parler de cette guerre.
- I hope you worked this week-end ?
- I watched TV.
- Did you ?
- But I watched a documentary about World war II.
- What do you know about this war ?
- It started in 1939 and ended in 1945.
- What else ?
- I don’t know. After that, I watched the football match.
- So it’s my turn to talk about this war.
1939 and 1945 are too big numbers for you to remember now.

But if you really want to practise numbers from now you can have a look over over here
You'll find links to various nice applications for number learning and drill.
Télévision (fém.) : television.
Documentaire (masc.) : documentary.
Guerre mondiale (fém.) : World War.
Tour (masc.) : turn.
Again passé composé in this second lesson.
But only –er verbs and only verbs that conjugate with avoir.
That’s quite simple with these verbs : we put avoir in the present tense then we put the past participle.
Subject + avoir in the present tense + past participle.

Past participles of –er verb always end with –é :
Travaillé, regardé, commencé, terminé.

Here is an example of passé composé’s conjugation with the verb travailler :

J’ai travaillé

Tu as travaillé

Il a travaillé

Nous avons travaillé

Vous avez travaillé

Ils ont travaillé

There are a few exceptions but most of the time, past participle never changes form when it follows the verb avoir. We had an exception in the lesson 1 (il m’a ramenée) but we’ll explain it later. You don’t need to learn that right now, it’s really too early to speak about it.
World War I and World War II are a big big part of both middle school and high school history programs.
Translate in French :
1. I watched TV, yesterday.
2. What else ?
3. I also worked a little.

Translate in English :
1. J’espère que vous avez mangé.
2. Parlez-moi de votre mère.
3. Vous avez regardé la télévision, hier ?

Un peu : a little.
Hier : yesterday.

What do you understand ?



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