Author Archive | Maureen Stimola

Learn French in a Flash: How to Take Advantage of the 7 Best French Flashcard Apps

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Roll over, Beethoven!

Man has a new best friend: The smartphone.

And why not? In just the past decade, smartphones have given us apps that can do all sorts of neat things like conveniently pay our bills, send silly …

20 Common French False Friends to Watch Out For

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Have you ever trusted blindly and gotten stabbed in the back?

I’m not talking about people – I’m talking about French vocabulary.

French and English share a complicated linguistic history, leaving us to juggle loads of faux amis (false friends)