Author Archive | Pat B

Asking French Questions: The Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide

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Imagine the scenario: You’re in French class. And you need help.

What do you do?

You ask a question, of course!

But wait—learning French should be immersive. In other words, it should be done in French. So …

French Nouns 101: The Comprehensive Guide You’ve Been Waiting For

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Beyoncé.

Paris.

Adorable, furry kittens.

What do all of these have in common?

They are all nouns!

You know what nouns are!

You might remember from English class that a noun is a person, place, thing or idea.…

The Ins and Outs of French Verb Conjugation

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When you started learning French, perhaps you imagined your future self chatting with a waiter at a chic Parisian bistro.

Or maybe you dreamed of traveling through Marrakech, making local friends over cups of mint tea. Or, of finally …

The Top 6 Online French Speaking Courses (No Boring Repetition)

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I know it feels like it sometimes, but you can’t do everything online.

You still need to cook food, work out and pet your dog in real life.

You might also think that you can only learn French speaking in …

Learn French on… Discord? How to Hack This Gamer Chat for Language Learning

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Welcome to a virtual world of non-stop French learning.

A French Discord server will connect you instantly with French speakers and students.

You might already think of Discord as a place for gamers, but you would be surprised how …

What’s the Best French Android App? Meet 15 Heavyweights in the Google Play Store

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Google Play store making you dizzy?

I get it.

There a ton of French Android apps to choose from.

And who wants to spend time sifting through app reviews when you could actually be learning the French language?

That’s why …

Learn French on YouTube: 16 Info-packed Channels for Classroom Quality Language Lessons

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Isn’t YouTube a destination for mindless distractions?

Actually, non!

YouTube is a French learner’s paradise.

On YouTube, French learners can find hundreds of free channels and videos to—you guessed it—learn French.

So when it’s time to learn …