This is a QR code. A QR Code is a 2-dimensional barcode, which has encoded in it a URL (web address), text, or other information. It can be read by a QR code scanner, including QR scanner smartphone apps. Once you have an app installed on your smartphone, open the app and hold your phone’s camera over a QR code to read it. Most QR codes you’ll come across have a URL encoded, so chances are when you read the QR code it will take you to a web page.
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
Click to get more information on the MERLOT Editors' Choice Award in a new window.
Click to get more information on the MERLOT Classics Award in a new window.
Click to get more information on the MERLOT JOLT Award in a new window.
Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help

MERLOT II


        

Material Detail


Tex's French Grammar: La Grammaire de l'Absurde

QR Code for this Page
Bookmark and Share
 
Location:
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: November 27, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 17, 2011
[Report Broken Link]    [Report as Inappropriate]

Author:


Submitter : Laura Franklin

Description:
Described by the authors as "a pedagogical reference grammar that combines explanations with surreal dialogues and cartoon images." Arranged by part of speech, succinct explanations of all grammar topics are combined with exercises and very engaging dialogues to show language in context.

Browse in Categories:

Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no Copyright: yes
Creative Commons: unsure

About this material:



 

Discussion for Tex's French Grammar: La Grammaire de l'Absurde

Log in to participate in the discussions or Register if you are not already a MERLOT member.

Return to Top of Page
Avatar for Claire Kew
5 years ago

Claire Kew (Faculty)

A wonderful site complete with clear explanations of grammar concepts, audio clips allowing students to hear the pronunciation and use of each word in context, and helpful review exercises! Great for university 101 language classes, and I would also refer upper level French students to the site to work on specific problem areas that they might have.

Technical Remarks:

Site is very user friendly.
Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes

Avatar for Brandi Soldano
9 years ago

Brandi Soldano (Student)

I personally did not use this site in my french course however I believe that it
would have been helpful in the beginning. I would recommend that a beginning
french student would use this website for review of nouns, adjectives, adverbs,
pronouns, etc. The site appears to be easy to get around as well.
Used in course

Avatar for Laura Franklin
13 years ago

Laura Franklin (Faculty)

I have used this resource at both the beginning and intermediate levels.
Students are immediately drawn into the humorous, but very efficient
presentation of the grammar points. In classes where a natural language approach
is used, students frequently seek a concise, English language resource outside
of class. Tex's grammar fulfills that need.

Technical Remarks:

The site is extremely straightforward and has a clear navigational scheme. The
credits page shows that a large design team had input on this project. The site
index and search features are very useful.
Used in course

Return to Top of Page