I just finished reading a ginormous book.
Last week I ate a ginormous sundae.
The Eiffel Tower is ginormous!
Merriam-Webster started including “ginormous,” a combination of “gigantic” and “enormous,” in their dictionaries in 2007. It’s just one example of how …
Who doesn’t love a hilarious translation fail?
Never seen one? Take a scroll through this hysterical slideshow of English-French translation attempts.
If you look closely, you’ll see that there’s something many of them have in common.
The translators tried …
You are determined to learn French.
You know why it is a highly beneficial language to learn.
You have been dazzled by its beautiful words and sounds.
And you realize that there are a lot of things …
Sure, you know that French is one of the top languages on the internet.
You know there are countless online French resources to explore.
But how do you get there?
How do you explore le Web like a native …
Sometimes it would be nice if French conversations followed a script.
No idioms flying over your head.
No second-guessing your sentence structure.
No desperately scouring your brain for the right word.
Unfortunately, life’s not a movie.
But following a script …
Have you ever tried to put together a puzzle with no picture?
Vocabulary words and grammar rules are a bit like puzzle piece shapes.
You might be able to put them together…
But without any colors or patterns, it is …
Some clichés are true.
Take the old classic, “practice makes perfect.”
Any French learner knows that you won’t get perfectly fluent without hours of practice, practice, practice.
The only question is how to get effective French practice.
Especially when …