The 9 Best Recent French Movie Trailers for Boosting Language Skills


It was one of those late-night study slams in the school library.

I had a French oral exam coming up that I was sure would be nothing short of certain doom.

I was wearily reading one of my many grammar …

How's Your French? 9 Online Proficiency Tests and 4 Official Ones


Have you just passed the first curve of -er verbs?

Are you trudging through the heavily-wooded subjunctive?

It can be hard to place exactly where you are in the enchanted forest of your French language journey.


French Cult Films: 8 Crazy Good Films to Get You Addicted to French


Cult films take you to the heart of a culture.

French cult films show you the weirdest, strangest parts of the French language and the countries where it’s spoken.

You won’t get this from mainstream movies or French 101.…

Want to Learn French Fast? 3 Ways to Study and How Long They Take


Learning a new language can sometimes feel like taking a long car trip.

You’ve just started out, and all you can think is… am I there yet? Am I there yet? Am I there yet?

While we encourage you …

Learning French in Nice and the Côte d'Azur: Sounds Like a Really Nice Idea, Right?


If you’re going to dedicate yourself to learning French, why not do it in style?

The city of Nice truly is nice.

It’s on the Mediterranean coast of France, also known as the Côte d’Azur or the “Blue Coast.”…

Where to Learn French in Paris: 5 Top Schools


There’s an allure to Paris that needs no introduction.

You might already spend every night dreaming of picnics and wine along the Seine.

If you wake up craving a fresh baguette and espresso, then you know what I’m talking about.…

Got Savoir-faire? How to Master French Compound Nouns


Ah, those infamous compound nouns.

They’re like linguistic high-fives—two words slapped together to make something awesome.

You might recognize them as the culprits behind German’s unbelievably long, hard-to-pronounce words.

Well, what if I told you German isn’t the …