Days, months and time
Home learning focus
Learn the basics of talking about what day, month and time it is in French.
This lesson includes:
a short film demonstrating how to talk about the time
two activities to try at home
Days of the week
Months of the year
Being able to tell the time is a useful skill in a foreign language.
To ask what time it is in French, you can say:
The following video talks more about telling the time in French.
From this we have learnt:
What time is it in the following?
Il est dix heures Il est dix heures et demie Il est vingt heures vingt
Now you can try and put some of what you have learned about days, months and time into action.
Let's see how much you have learnt about days, months and time in French.
Take the short quiz below to test your knowledge.
In the activity below you will need to match the times shown on the different clocks and watches with the correct French.
If you get it any wrong you can try again.
There's more to learn
Have a look at these other resources around the BBC and the web.