Month: May 2016

Cuisine (Senegal)

Senegal Cuisine

Anthony Bourdain in Senegal CNN

Five Dishes From Senegal The Yolele! cookbook

Five Dishes From Senegal The Yolele! cookbook

Black-Eyed Pea Fritters David Tanis (New York Times)

Chicken Mafe Francis Lam (New York Times)

Cheik in Senegal Amazon Prime Video
Cheik is 8 and lives in Dakar. His family organized a big traditional meal to celebrate a visit from his godfather.


P Verbs (French)

Verbs beginning with P

Parler (To Talk/Speak)
Present Tense
dire vs parler (speaking vs saying)

Paraître (To Appear)
All about Paraître

Partir (To Go)
Present Indicative

Passer (To Pass)
Passer, faire, pouvoir

Payer (To Pay)
conjugated like essayer (to try)

Penser (To Think)
Penser à vs penser de to think about vs to think of

Permettre (To Permit)
Permettre To Permit, To Allow, To Let French

Plaire (To Please)
Compounds of Plaire
s’il te plaît French Etc.

Porter (To Carry)
Porter: Conjugation French
Porter, Apporter, Rapporter, Emporter, Remporter

Pouvoir (To Come)
Present Indicative
Passer, faire, pouvoir

Prendre (To Take)
Present Indicative

Promener (To Walk)
mener, amener, emmener, promener

Verb List
Elements of Grammar

A – Verbs (French)

Verbs beginning with A

Aller (to go)
Present Tense
2 different uses: going places vs about health
aller (être)
forms of aller

Amener (to lead)
mener, amener, emmener, promener

Apercevoir (to see)
apercevoir vs voir
“voir” “croire” “apercevoir” and “recevoir”

Aprendre (to learn)
Present Indicative

Appuyer(to support)
various forms of appuyer

Arriver (to arrive)
ça arrive!
ça arrive! New York Times
arriver à arrive at

Attendre (to expect, to wait for)
La Lesson Du Jour youtube

Avoir (to have) and Avoir Verbs
One of Two Auxillary Verbs
Forms of Avoir in the Present Tense
Avoir and Age Past Perfect Tense
Expressing Need avoir besoin

Verb List
Elements of Grammar