Est-ce que

This is for French teachers. “Est-ce que” means “is it that” in French. Just now in our SF workshop (we are in day 2 today) Erik Olsen, who is demonstrating how to use a Matava story script for our group here in Moraga, CA, when teaching “est-ce que”, told the group that “est-ce que” means that he is about to “ask-a-question”. I wish I had heard that gem about 15 years ago! It’s brilliant and thank you Erik!

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  1. Ohmigosh! Just this morning I had a fresh EAL graduate tell me that est-ce que sounds like “ask.” I thought it was genius and told all of my classes today.

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