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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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  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 with my friends! But of course, we still need to […]

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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 List: Fruits and Grains

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  Go grab some fruits and hit two birds with one stone because today’s lesson is all about fruits and vegetables. While munching on some apples, make your time count learning a new set of French words at the same time. You’ll see that eating and learning make a good combo if you want to remember words […]

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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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  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 today, you’ll learn all about words and […]

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French Vocabulary: Clothes and Footwear

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  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 be très chic, wouldn’t it? No time […]

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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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French Vocabulary: Music & Dance (La musique et la danse)

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  Studying the French language and culture will never be complete without getting exposed to its music. From the musical shows to types of music, instrument, and dance, this useful list of vocabulary will help you navigate your way through the wonderful French  music… or at least give you an idea of what these things are called. Ready […]

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French Vocabulary List: Accommodations and Hotels

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Planning to take a trip to a French-speaking destination soon? If so, this list of vocabulary related to hotels and accommodations should come in handy. If not, then it’s still a cool list of words to get yourself familiarized with.From the different types of accommodations to the amenities and services, booking (and paying for) a […]

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French Vocabulary: Weather and Seasons (La météo et les saisons)

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  Ah, the weather. The number one go-to (and no brainer) conversation starter for everybody everywhere. How many times has it saved a hapless, speechless conversationalist break a monotonous silence? Whether you’re worming your way into an awesome conversation or just genuinely interested to know how to say weather-related things, this guide has got you covered.Get this list […]

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