French Grammar Rules: Conjugating Regular Verbs in the Imparfait
The French language uses several different verb forms to talk about events that occurred in the past. French tutor Carol Beth L. shares her guide to one of those forms, the imparfait...
So, perhaps you've learned how to use the passé composé to talk about events in the past tense. The passé composé is a good way to discuss single events that happened once or at a specific point in time.
J'ai passé deux ans en France. I spent two years in France.
Elle a fait ses devoirs hier. She did her h
Essential French Vocabulary: Words for Your Online Life
The French have their own set of words for the online world. Tutor Tyler S. shares how to type French accents, helpful phrases for email, and more!
In the most recent decade, technological advances have affected languages all over the globe. Thanks to these advances, it is easy to communicate with others over long distances at the touch of a button.
The internet and high-tech mobile devices have given rise to many new, abbreviated word forms. One example is the way the French use their
Moving to France: Honest Advice From Expats Living in France
Congratulations, youve finally made the decision to move to France. Now comes the hard part, getting you and your stuff there.
If you thought making the decision the leave your friends and family was hard, youve got another thing coming. Moving to Franceor any foreign country for that matterisnt easy.
After all, youre moving to a country where you dont speak the language and youre mostly unfamiliar with the customs and culture.
Lucky for you, weve interviewed seve
Culture Shock: Life in Spain vs. Life in the U.S. [Infographic]
Spain is a popular country to travel to for pleasure, for school, or even for a permanent move! But before you go, it's smart to research the differences in culture, traditions, and daily life, so you know what to expect. Read on as Spanish tutor Joan B. explains...
A diverse country filled with delicious dishes, rich cultural offerings, and plenty of fun, Spain is a country that will delight, amaze, and inspire you.
And as anyone who has traveled abroad knows, no two countries a
10 Commonly-Used German Slang Words and Phrases
Take a break from your textbook to learn some fun German slang words and phrases outlined by German teacher Trevor H. below
Every language has its own set of unique slang words and phrases, even German! While traveling throughout Germany and/or speaking with natives, youre bound to encounter some German slang words and phrases.
Oftentimes, these words and phrases arent outlined in your German study books, which is why weve gathered up some of the most common German slang words to ensur