French Grammar Rules: Reading Le Passé Simple
There is one French verb tense that you will likely only come across in literature, the passé simple. French tutor Carol Beth L. shows you how to recognize and understand this tense...
The passé simple is a unique tense in the French language. Perhaps one or two centuries ago, it was commonly used like the simple past in English. For example:
J'allai au magasin.
I went to the store.
Je couru deux kilometres.
I ran two kilometers.
The passé simple is similar to the simple past i
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5 Helpful French Pronunciation Hacks for Beginners
Are you having trouble nailing your French accent? Below, French teacher Jinky B. explains how to sound like a français or française in just five easy steps...
The French have an undeniably distinct accent that can be difficult for non-native speakers to perfect.
Nevertheless, it's not entirely impossible for non-natives to learn how to speak French.
All it takes is some direction from your French teacher and a whole lot of practice.
Below are five helpful French pronunciation h
French Holidays: Celebrating La Fête des Rois
Learning about and celebrating French holidays is a wonderful way to understand more about French culture as you study this beautiful language. French tutor Carol Beth L. shares the basics you need to know about La Fête des Rois...
French Holidays: La Fête des Rois
For many people in the United States, Christmas ends at midnight on the evening of December 25th.
In France, more people probably still remember that according to the Christian calendar, the Christmas season doesn't offic
Build Your French Vocabulary: What Do You Do For Fun?
Have some fun with your French when you practice talking about your favorite activities. Tutor Emmanuel N. is here with all the vocabulary you'll need...
Bonjour, everyone! We all have our own hobbies and activities that we love to do sometimes on a daily basis. For many of us, learning French happens to be one of these activities!
If you're looking to expand your French vocabulary, be sure to learn some words to describe the types of activities you do in your everyday life. Some of