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40 French Survival Sentences You’ve Gotta Learn for Smooth Travel

french survival sentences you've gott learn for smooth travel

Your travel arrangements are all in order.

Soon you’ll be well on your way to one of the world’s 29 different countries in which French is an official language.

Perhaps you can practically taste the fresh cheeses being offered …

9 French Pronoun Types That Will Make Your Sentences Flow

9 french pronoun types (& pro tips) for intermediate learners

Are you always repeating yourself in conversation?

That’s life as a beginner in the French language.

You only know a couple ways to make sentences, and you feel wholly uninspired.

There’s nothing wrong with saying things like: “Je

20 Weird French Words You Won’t Believe Exist!

10 weird french words you won't believe exist

They say that Innuit have hundreds of words for snow.

Other languages have words for concepts we’ve never even thought of.

Linguists remain at odds as to whether the language we speak influences how we think or vice versa.

However …

The Essential Guide to the French Future Tense

how to use future tenses and communicate the future in french

Let’s talk about the future.

No, that doesn’t mean I’m going to grill you on where you’ll settle down, who you’ll marry, what your career path holds, if/when you’ll start a family or how to spend your retirement years.

So …

10 Romantic French Phrases to Help You Get the Fille or Garçon of Your Dreams


It’s no coincidence that French kiss has a Gallic adjective!

French is known far and wide as the language of romance, and for good reason.

You can’t fully immerse yourself in French without exploring the romantic elements of French language

5 Most Common Questions About the French Simple Past Tense

5 common questions french simple tense

French language learning is a winding path of complex conjugations, tenses, and moods.

After your French skills have advanced significantly, you will stumble upon the simple past tense: the passé simple.

As many French language learners know, the passé

10 French Slang Phrases You’ll Never Learn In School

10 french slang phrases youll never learn in school

When you’re just starting to learn French, you’ve gotta step up and memorize a lot of vocab.

Argot, or slang, can make all that memorizing way more fun.

It gives you a taste of real French, the language that real …