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.
Cursing Abroad: French Insults To Round Out Your Studies
French people love the F-word as much as English speakers do. Here’s what else they love.
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?
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 The Weather In French
If you want to make small talk in a new language, there’s one conversation topic of choice: the weather!
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.
How To Tackle Silent Letters In Just About Any Language
Now you say it, now you don’t. Silent letters can trip you up when you’re learning a new language, but you don’t have to go in blindly.
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.
Could You Date A French Speaker After 2 Weeks Of Learning The Language?
We sent two English speakers on blind dates with fluent French speakers after learning with Babbel for just two weeks. Here’s how it went down.
5 Ways This App Will Ensure You Impress The Locals With Your Language Skills This Summer
Want to set yourself apart from the average British tourist this summer? All you need to impress the locals is our app, 3 weeks of learning time, and a healthy dose of tally-ho spirit. This unbeatable combo will make your dream of being able to ask for the nearest pub in the local language a reality!