31 English Words That Are Actually French
It’s estimated that 30 percent of English words come from French, but you probably don’t recognize all of them.
20 Swiss French Expressions To Know Before Visiting Switzerland
Switzerland: the chocolate, the cheese, the cows, the mountains… and the multilingualism.
The 10 Most Useful French Expressions For Everyday Life
These 10 French expressions are not only popular and funny (and sometimes a bit weird), but also extremely useful!
What Are The 10 Most Spoken Languages In Europe?
Europe is home to hundreds of languages, including some of the most widely spoken languages in the world. But what languages dominate this diverse region? We rank the top 10.
20 Provençal French Phrases To Add To Your Vocabulary
Ah the sun, the cicadas, the lavender, and the pastis… Who wouldn’t want to be able to enjoy that all year round?
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns
The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
A Brief History Of Québécois (a.k.a. Canadian French)
Québécois, the variant of Canadian French spoken in Québec, has its own unique characteristics and fascinating history far removed from its European roots. Here’s a portrait of the language and its evolution.
Real Language Teachers Share Their Favorite Tips For Learning
You heard it straight from the expert’s mouth.
The French aspirated their h’s and swallowed their r’s the same way the Yoruba did, but no one thought that the Yoruba accent was sexy.
The Unexpected Joy Of Being Bad At French
Alongside my frustration, a surprising feeling emerged. Not discouragement — but delight in my failure.