How to Name African Animals in French

Speaking your second language at many opportunities is the key to developing facility with the language. Those who make practice part of their daily lives will make the quickest progress in developing mastery over French or any other language they choose to learn. With just a little advance planning and practice, you can make your next trip to the zoo a French learning exercise.

Steps

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    Learn the following terms:



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      The giraffe = la girafe
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      The monkey = le singe
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      The leopard = le guépard
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      The baboon = le babouin
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      The hippopotamus= l'hippopotame
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      The rhinoceros = le rhinocéros
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      The gorilla = le gorille
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      The lioness = la lionne
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      The mane of the lion = la crinière du lion
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      The camel = le chameau
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    Print out this wikiHow.
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    Cut out the pictures.
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    Paste each picture on one side of a separate 3 X 5 index card.
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    Cut out the word labels.
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    Paste each word label on the reverse of the appropriate index card.
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    Use the index cards to quiz yourself.
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    When you go to the zoo, or when you see a wildlife program on TV, use your new words to discuss the animals in French.

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