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How Many People Speak French, And Where Is It Spoken?

How Many People Speak French, And Where Is It Spoken?

Did you know that French is one of the fastest growing languages in the world and that about half of all French speakers live in Africa? Read on to discover more about the far reaches of the French language.
Quiz: Do You Know The Days Of The Week In French?

Quiz: Do You Know The Days Of The Week In French?

How sharp are you on your knowledge of the French weekdays? Take this quiz to see how well you stack up.
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 I Started Speaking A New Language After Just 1 Lesson With Babbel

How I Started Speaking A New Language After Just 1 Lesson With Babbel

After using Babbel for just one 15-minute lesson, I built up the confidence to feel ready for real-life conversations with native speakers.
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!
The Multilingual History Of New Orleans

The Multilingual History Of New Orleans

The history of New Orleans is of a constantly shifting cultural landscape. Even focusing on just languages, we found a story filled with fascinating events.
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.
What Languages Are Spoken In Belgium?

What Languages Are Spoken In Belgium?

How many languages are spoken in Belgium, and where are they spoken exactly? We’ve got the answers!
Top French-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t France

Top French-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t France

So you want to immerse yourself in the French language? Great news: you’ve got plenty of options.
How To Host The Perfect French Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect French Dinner Party

We provide the recipes and the language, you provide the style. Bon appétit !