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Whether you prefer searching for your dream home or learning how to cook, make sure you catch some of these popular French TV shows and series. After all, watching French TV shows is one of the best ways to improve your French!

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Do you know the correct meanings of some common French false friends? Take our quiz and find out!

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Do you know the English meanings of some common French idioms? Take our quiz and find out!

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From asking for a particular type of car to telling someone there might be a problem with your vehicle, here is the essential French vocabulary for hiring a car in France

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Test your French with our quick quiz and find out whether you are almost fluent or need to take some more French lessons

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Save yourself from embarrassment and confusion next time you speak French by learning these common false friends

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Did you know that French is spoken by more than 270 million people, including Bradley Cooper and Elton John, but in 1789 only 25% of French citizens actually spoke French?

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From saying what it is you are looking for to asking for something in another colour, here is the essential French vocabulary for a successful shopping trip in France

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French is a very expressive language and there are just some words and phrases that there is no English equivalent for, these are some of our favourites

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Some words just sound better in French! These are some of the French words we use in everyday conversation – you might not even realise that they are French

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Ad Feature: Expert mortgage advice

Friday, March 31, 2017

Whether you are buying a French property, re-mortgaging or doing work to your home in France there is lots to consider when it comes to mortgages. Aurore Davis from French mortgage experts VousFinancer outlines how they can help

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Wish people a Joyeuses Pâques and tuck into your oeuf de Pâques with these 18 French words and phrases to celebrate Easter à la française

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Learn all the French you will need to spend a weekend, week or month in France with these practical French courses

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From understanding a weather report to knowing what the forecast will be, here is the essential vocabulary to talk about the weather in France

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So bad they’re good? These are some of our favourite French chat-up lines which will make you both laugh and cringe! Just be careful who you try them out on...

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From road signs to car parts and petrol stations to breakdowns, here are 50 French words and phrases that are essential to learn if you’re driving in France

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Ad Feature: Learn French at the Institut français in London

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Institut français offers a wide choice of French courses at every level, either one-to-one or in groups, at an equally wide choice of days and times

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Planning a ski holiday in France this winter? Here’s all the vocabulary you’ll need for your trip

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We hate to break it to you but you’ve been saying ‘kettle’, ‘water’ and ‘bird’ incorrectly all this time… Here is how to say those tricky French words that you have been finding difficult to pronounce (and a few you didn’t even know you were getting wrong)

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Ways you can learn French for free

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Learning a language can be expensive but there are plenty of free resources that can help you learn French without opening your wallet!

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