Author Archive | Emily Monaco

How to Create an At-home Oasis for Instant French Immersion

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Ready to go from French student to French speaker?

The answer is simple: French immersion.

After burning yourself out every day with work, studies, social commitments and other life responsibilities, this probably seems beyond impossible.

How could you possibly …

How to Become Fluent in French: A Simple 5-Step Training Program


Want to become fluent in French?

Consider me your French personal trainer. I’m here to tell you that the key to French fluency lies in your favorite workout plan.

The same routine you use to kick your butt into shape …

The Ultimate Guide to Watching French TV Online

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Are you ready to channel surf à la française ?

Channel surfing, aka le zapping, is a French pastime that can be enjoyed from your sofa.

But if you want to watch your favorite shows in French, you …

Learn French with Native Podcasts: 5 Favorites You’ll Love

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Pining for the music, voices, and sounds heard in the streets of Paris?

Look no further than your very own smartphone!

Thanks to today’s technology, you can have a native French speaker in your ear within moments.

Native French podcasts …

5 Useful Tips for Listening to French Radio to Learn French

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If music’s your jam, French language learning just got a whole lot easier.

Catchy rhythms and repeating refrains naturally help French stick in your brain.

Tune into the radio to make your French language learning experience easier and more enjoyable!

5 Fun Ways to Learn French That Actually Work

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Studying nonstop can make you yearn for the carefree days of childhood.

It’s no secret: learning a foreign language is a lot of work.

But that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun too!

Imagine a preschool class learning the nut

Kitchen French: 7 French Food Idioms

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It’s no secret that the French love their cuisine.

The hexagon boasts some of the best chefs, restaurants and ingredients in the world.

So it’s not all that surprising that this love has made its way into the very language… …