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French Comparatives and Superlatives

   Comparing people, objects or actions is not only useful in conversations, it could be fun too! Like, how will you say this without the help of comparatives and superlatives? ”I am more good-looking than my co-workers. In fact, I’m the most good-looking person in our workplace!” That’s right. You can’t! In grammar, we use comparatives to compare […]

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48 Handy Slang Terms for A Night Out in France

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 Planning to go out and paint a French town red? Don’t get left in the gutter. Get down and dirty the French way! Here are some French slang words to help you describe people (the lovely French ladies and the ooh-la-la Frenchmen) and places in French. Quick Navigation French Slang to Describe PeopleFrench Slang to […]

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French Vocabulary: Life and Death

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  The words in this list are all about the different stages of life and living, words and phrases about the different aspects of death, and all the other useful vocabulary in relation to this topic. You can also get a copy of this vocabulary list in PDF format.  

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Learn French: Your 21-Day Guide on How to Make Listening a Habit

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  In case you missed our previous article about how to practice listening in French, I suggest you take a quick peek at it (spoiler alert: it’s awesome!) In the article, I gave you a bunch of useful tips and tricks on how to learn the language through listening. So go ahead and browse it quickly, I’ll […]

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French Vocabulary: Health and Hygiene

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  Hygiene plays a huge part in caring for oneself. This list contains French words and expressions which are used in relation to health and hygiene. You can use these to ask for services from salons and spas, but you can also simply add these terms to your expanding French vocabulary. Get this list in PDF format when you […]

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French Vocabulary: Character and Personality

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Looking for French vocabulary for character and personality? This article has it and more. Every individual has a unique personality. If you’re eager to describe someone’s personality and character using French, here are some words that you need to beef up your vocabulary. The list below contains all the words and expressions you can use to describe […]

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How To Practice Listening in French

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 Learning a new language and becoming fluent in it is quite difficult to do, but the right approach and an eagerness to learn, it can be done in as quickly as a year or even in six short months! But how does one get there? My answer: practice listening in French as much as you […]

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French Vocabulary: Occupations et professions (Occupations and professions)

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 Learn to say in French all sorts of professions and occupations from the different types of field. Here is a list of words that you can add to your French vocabulary.

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Introduction to the DELF/DALF

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  While most French language learners are contented with studying just the very basics, there are those high-aiming ones who prefer to go all the way and get a certification of their proficiency. If you happen to be one of these far-sighted and high-reaching individuals, let us give you a hearty pat on the back as we […]

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Learning the French Passive Voice

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   Learning how to speak in another language is not easy. But if you already have a working knowledge about English grammar, it will tend to be so much easier, believe me. Take for example our topic on this article: the passive voice. Are you still familiar with how it works? If not, then here is a […]

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How to Create a Learning Habit to Learn French

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We all have come across books and articles that tell us in so many words how to make a habit stick. The question is, were you motivated enough to learn the habit that will make you learn a new habit? (confusing, huh. But I swear I’m making sense here.) Here in this article, we will try […]

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A Guide to French Food Habits

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Heaven is where: The French are the chefs, The Italians are the lovers, The British are the police, The Germans are the mechanics, And the Swiss make everything run on time. You have probably heard this description of heaven before. French chefs are renowned all over the world for creating the best kinds of gourmet food […]

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