Season 2 – Lesson 25 – Coffee Break French

In this lesson 25 you’ll solve the mystery of qui or que. Please note that lesson 25 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 65 of Coffee Break French. We have renumbered the lessons of each season as lessons 1-40 to make things more simple for our listeners.

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14 Comments on “Season 2 – Lesson 25 – Coffee Break French”

  1. Nobody can listen this, because there is no start arrow! No wonder nobody has commented the content.

  2. Excusez-nous! Sorry for the bug resulting in no audio player on this post. We’ve rectified this and hope you’ve been able to play the episode now.

  3. qui
    تسبقها الفاعل و بعدها فعل
    Jhon qui alle a`laeroport

    que
    تسبقها المفعول به و بعدها الفاعل
    le fromage que je mange
    و إذا جاء الفعل الماضي بعد الفاعل يجب الوضع في الإعتبار أن الفعل يعود في هذه الحالة على المعفول به
    ex: les livres que j`ai achetes
    la chambre que j`ai aimee

    don`t worry this an arabic summary for the lesson

  4. This cleared up a lot of uncertainty for me after much searching on this topic. Do these rules always hold verb/subject qui/que and how does ce qui and ce que fit into this?

  5. @Colm Yes, it will always hold based on what we covered in the lesson. Ce qui and Ce que is a little more complicated, although it still works based on the subject/object issue. We’ll be covering these in future lessons.

  6. What happened to qui and que? We are now over 8 and a half minutes into this lesson but no mention of them so far except in the opening spiel.

  7. Dear Ian, this episode is 26mins long, probably to accommodate the first 8 mins of revision, which I find very helpful. If it bothers you so much, just fast forward the first 8 mins. Q.E.D.
    Thanks guys, I genuinely find these podcasts invaluable for my learning. You are all extremely generous at C.B.F.

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