From the covered passages to the Butte aux Cailles district, visiting Paris is as much a journey through time as a vacation. Discover where to go to submerge yourself in an authentic atmosphere and soak up the history of the city through these unconventional places.
Here are five sticky situations in which any travelers could easily find themselves. If you speak some of the local language, getting out of them is less complicated.
Traveling to a French speaking country? These 10 sentences will help you survive some common situations: greetings, the boulangerie, asking for directions, even how to complain!
French pronunciation can be hard for non-native speakers, as this video proves. But don’t worry! We’ve got plenty of pronunciation tips to make it easier.
Language learners often neglect honing a good accent in favor of focusing on grammar and vocabulary — but it’s important to practice your accent too! We explain why and explore some useful tips for improving it.
What is language attrition, and why do I think I may be affected by it? Is it really possible to forget your native language? Let’s take a look at this fascinating and little-researched phenomenon.
What are the most important words you need to know in order to master the French language? We present you with some vital vocab for high level chit-chat.
The Evolution Of Grammatical Genders: Why French Has Two Genders, German Has Three, And English Just Doesn’t Care
The distinction between masculine and feminine seems perfectly normal today, but it might actually be more cultural than natural. How grammatical genders influence our worldview.
French is not just the language of France, but of 29 countries around the world. Check out these French expressions from all over Europe, Africa and the Americas that even the French would struggle to understand.