French Verbs and Grammar: Le Passé Antérieur
How do you talk about the past of the past? French tutor Carol Beth L. shares this lesson on conjugating French verbs in le passé antérieur...
If you've studied French verbs for long enough, you've probably studied the passé composé and the imparfait to discuss events that took place in the past. But what do you do when you want to discuss events that happened before other past events?
Use the passé antérieur.
In English, this tense corresponds pretty closely to the past perfect, wh
10 Must-Know German Expressions for Traveling Abroad
Do you have a trip planned to Germany? Traveling abroad is an exciting adventure as it can open your eyes to new customs, cultures, and people. While the experience is often amazing, there's one thing many people don't think about before they gothe language barrier.
You'll find that there are many English-speaking people in Germany, but you won't always be able to identify them. Instead, it's best to have a few German expressions memorized or written down before you go. That way, if you fi
50 Fascinating Facts About the Spanish Language [Infographic]
Calling all linguaphiles, trivia buffs, students, teachers, and world travelers -- you probably already know that a country's language carries many clues about its history, culture, and values. Understanding the intricacies can often make it easier to learn a language, also, since you'll likely recognize patterns, or how certain language relate to each other.
The Spanish language in particular is really cool to learn about, as you'll see in this post! We got help from our tutors to compile
Top 5 Italian Books for Learning Grammar and Vocabulary
Have you considered learning how to speak Italian? While taking Italian lessons with an experienced teacher is certainly a good idea, language-learning books can be a great supplement to traditional classes.
In fact, many teachers encourage or even require their students to utilize Italian books while not in class to further their studies.
With so many Italian books on the market, however, it can be difficult to determine which ones are best suited for you. Thats why weve combed thro
9 Cooking Blogs To Follow For Amazing French Recipes
One of the best things about learning to speak French is the opportunity to enjoy amazing French food!
Even if you don't have plans to travel to France anytime soon, you can still take a culinary journey in your own kitchen. These nine French cooking blogs are absolute must-follows for foodie francophiles!
Check out classic French recipes, contemporary takes on traditional flavors, and soak up a bit of French culture.
Everyday French Chef
Think you don't have time to prepare auth