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Do You Know Enough French Words to Pass this Quiz?

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Are you confident enough with your knowledge of French words to take this French vocabulary quiz? All you need to do is simply match the words or images to its correct meaning.  Note: The words are very randomly picked from various themes and different levels. No peeking in any dictionary and hands off Google translate, okay? […]

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At The Supermarket: 112 Useful French Vocabulary for Grocery­ Shopping

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Buying stuff at the store is a necessary part of living, regardless of whether you find it a mundane task you’re too lazy to do or you actually enjoy it. When you’re in a French-speaking country, it’s incredibly important to know the French words for items you need to grab at the store, as well […]

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80 French Terms of Endearment to Call your Loved Ones

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 Looking for something else to call your loved ones beside the usual nicknames like sweetie, honey, darling or sweetheart?Then perhaps we can interest you with their French counterparts. This article lists down 80 French terms of endearment for the special man, woman, or little child in your life. Not only are French words considered by many […]

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Basic French Greetings (Complete Lesson with MP3!)

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One of the very first things you need to know when learning French is the basic French greetings. How do you say hello and introduce yourself in French? In this article which originally appeared as the first lesson in the new book My French Routine Volume 1, we will learn all about the basic French greetings. This lesson will […]

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54 Useful French Vocabulary and Expressions for the Holiday Season

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 Christmas is here!  Before you head off to do Christmasy activities, here is a list of the most useful vocabulary and expressions related to the holidays. Learn the French words and phrases for common Christmas topics and use it to spruce up your French conversations this season.  If you need more details about how Christmas […]

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44 Useful French Words to Express Different Chores

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[symple_highlight color=”green”]Reading time:  3 minutes[/symple_highlight] [symple_highlight color=”green”]Difficulty: Beginner – Intermediate Level[/symple_highlight] Aargh, doing the chores, a tedious activity in general; though I do enjoy doing the dishes as it lets my mind wander freely. Surprisingly, this is one of the most requested topics by French learners, even though it’s not something I particularly love to talk about […]

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146 Useful (and Sometimes Clever) French Words for Social Media Users

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 The French language seems to be having a hard time keeping up with all the new English technology-related terms.  Thankfully we have the “office québécois de la langue française”(OQFL). Its core objective: to “Frenchify” English jargon and terminology. Sometimes their translation actually comes across as more accurate than the original English term and conveys the real meaning behind […]

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French Vocabulary: PETS AND ANIMALS

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You may have had a pet at one point in your life or you may even have one now. Either way, it makes perfect sense going through today’s lesson on French vocabulary—all about pets and animals. Le chien, after all, will forever be man’s best friend. And wouldn’t it be nice to call your pet in […]

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French Vocabulary: Office and Computing

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Hate Math? Don’t worry. We’re not doing any kind of computing here. Instead we’ll learn some vocabulary related to the office where all the computing is done. No need to get your hands dirty with complicated numbers. You don’t even need to work in an office to get the hang of things. Just learn the phrases and words below which […]

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French Vocabulary: Post and Telecommunications

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[symple_highlight color=”green”]Reading time : 1 minute[/symple_highlight] [symple_highlight color=”green”]Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate[/symple_highlight] Imagine a world without iPhones, Blackberrys, email, calls or even snail mails. We might never survive. Because then how will we communicate? In today’s modern age, telecommunication is no longer an option but a need. Almost everyone has a cellphone unless you’re still living under a rock. So you’d better keep reading because […]

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French Vocabulary: Clothes and Footwear

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[symple_highlight color=”green”]Reading time: 1 minute[/symple_highlight] [symple_highlight color=”green”]Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate[/symple_highlight] Clothes! Fashion! Shoes! Handbags! Shopping! Paris is a haven for fashionable dressing, so it only follows that these words are sure to get mentioned quite a lot when you go on a trip to France. Might as well learn these and incorporate them into your French vocabulary. Now, that would […]

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French Vocabulary: Food and Drink (115 words translated in French)

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 Hey, have you seen our article about French food habits ?If not, then take a quick look at it here. It’s awesome, we promise you. To supplement your learning about the world-renowned French cuisine, here is a list of vocabulary that will help you breeze through it all. Before you know it, you’ll be dazzling your date or […]

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