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Why Does French Have So Many Unpronounced Letters?

Why Does French Have So Many Unpronounced Letters?

Ever struggled with French pronunciation? We explore why French spelling and speaking don’t match up, and how you can learn to live with that.
How To Talk About Transportation In French

How To Talk About Transportation In French

When you visit Paris, don’t get lost on the way to the Louvre! These words and phrases about transportation in French will help you get around.
How To Talk About Food And Drink In French

How To Talk About Food And Drink In French

Get ready to enjoy a delicious meal in any French-speaking country by learning to name and pronounce these French food words.
How To Talk About The Weather In French

How To Talk About The Weather In French

If you want to make small talk in a new language, there’s one conversation topic of choice: the weather!
All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

Sadly, Romance languages have nothing to do with romancing someone. They’re one of the largest language groups, and they’re spread all across the globe.
What Is Franglais, And Where Is It Spoken?

What Is Franglais, And Where Is It Spoken?

Parlez-vous franglais? The odd mashup of English and French has led to a variety of different linguistic combinations around the world.
Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In French?

Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In French?

Do you know the difference between “jaune” and “vert”? Put your knowledge of French colors to the test with this fun quiz!
The 12 Most Common Adjectives In French

The 12 Most Common Adjectives In French

Having trouble explaining the difference between two objects? Learning the most common adjectives in French can help a lot with your descriptions!
How To Start Speaking French Before Your Vacation

How To Start Speaking French Before Your Vacation

So you want to learn some French for your vacation to France, but don’t know where to begin? Never fear! With these Babbel courses, we’ll have you comfortable and confident in just two weeks!
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

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?
How To Write The Date In French

How To Write The Date In French

Give us an English day of the week that ends in “y,” and we’ll give you a French one that doesn’t. Here’s how to write the date in French.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In French

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In French

Roses are rouge, violets are bleu; rose and violet are both totally different colors in French, and you’ll learn those, too.
5 Tips From A Parisian To Pass As A Local In Paris

5 Tips From A Parisian To Pass As A Local In Paris

Parisians have a reputation for being very proud of their city and acting a very specific way. If you don’t want to stand out as a tourist, you should follow these 5 tips from a Parisian.
How To Count To 100 In French

How To Count To 100 In French

Don’t get stuck counting on your fingers!