Month: May 2018

French Accents: Circumflex, Aigu accent, Trema, Grave accent, Cedilla

In French, accents are really important, they can influence the meaning and the pronunciation of a word.   For example: ‘ou’ means ‘or’ ‘où’ means ‘where’.     The acute accent (l’accent aigu) ‘é’   It is only used on ‘e’ and changes its pronunciation to a more high-pitched sound.   Examples un éléphant an …

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