ChickenFreak Contributor Contributor. Bye, beehoney beehoney, Jan 16, 2018 #1. You only have to learn every tenth number! Joined: Mar 9, 2010 Messages: 15,345 Likes Received: 13,069. Revise and improve your French with detailed content, examples, audio, personalised practice tests and learning tools I knew to write no h (e.g. … Do not capitalize the name of the month. A key difference in formal French letter writing is the use of long and flowery closing salutations. 2. You need to be professional, but if you're still learning the language, this can be difficult to convey. If you need to include the day of the week, write that first. The preceding article, "le," or "the," remains the same for all date notations. From here on, the numbers in French become easier. Just as in English you write "twenty" and then "two" for 22, in French you'll write "vingt-deux". Sometimes say French words. To write the date in French, start by writing the date of the month, followed by the month, and finally the year. Harry to ’arry). To write the date for Friday, April 8, 2005, for example, you could write: "le 8 avril 2005." To fully write out the dates in French, use the same order of information as noted previously, but precede it with the appropriate French article; you can also include each portion of the date completely written out. A simple explanation of "Writing decimal numbers in French". If the date you are writing is the first of the month, write it as “1er,” pronounced premier, followed by the name of the month. La nétiquette. Short question: How can I write the dialogue when I got a character with strong French accent. A correct format of a formal letter is an accepted professional protocol. French people will be forgiving if you make mistakes in the core of the text, but for example writing “ma chérie” to a friend could send the wrong message. (See if that outline is relevant to the type of text you are expected to write and adjust accordingly.) In French you have to add TWO words to a sentence to make it negative - ne (nuh) and pas (pah). If you are required to write a 300-word French essay, you should aim for: 300 words / 15 words per line = 20 lines total. The practice of writing good emails in France is called nétiquette. So let’s study how to write letters in French. However, pay attention to numbers ending in 1, since you spell "et un", that is, "and 1" instead of simply "-un". Draft the outline of your essay An essay typically has an introduction, a body with 2 or 3 distinct parts and a conclusion. Do you have more tips Can you please help. Writing a French Email. French emails are structured similarly to American emails, with addresses, content in space-separated paragraphs, salutations and contact info. This extra time offers the best chance of success for your application. And choosing an inappropriate letter closing like “je vous embrasse” for a business partner would be a big faux-pas! And I know that th comes to z.