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
50 Common French Phrases to Know for Travel & Everyday Life
Traveling to France is a grand adventure where you'll get to explore the local culture, including all the beautiful artwork and delicious cuisine! Getting around France however, isn't always so glamorous.
As you prepare for your vacation, it's important that you attempt to learn some basic French. There are a handful of phrases that you'll find especially useful as you travel, such as the ones in this video-
50 French Phrases to Know
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Ultimate Guide to Studying French Pronunciation Online
Ask any student their biggest struggle in learning French and you're guaranteed to hear one thing - pronunciation.
Pronunciation is one of the hardest aspects of learning any foreign language. As babies, our minds are very receptive to learning how to identify and reproduce the numerous sounds contained in a language.
This ability diminishes early in childhood, making it more challenging for second language learners to learn how to accurately pronounce sounds that are not present in th
French Grammar Basics: When to Use Tu and Vous
Mixing up your tu's and vous? Let French tutor Carol Beth L. break it down for you...
As modern-day English speakers, most of us are accustomed to using only one word for you. It doesn't matter if we are talking to one person, many people, old people, young people, teachers, doctors, children, or anyone else. In some languages, this is not always the case and French is one of them. French grammar provides French-speakers with two ways to say you: tu (pronounce it almost like the English
8 Places to Visit in France Outside Paris
Are you planning a vacation to France? French teacher, Carol Beth L. shares eight wonderful places to visit in France outside of Paris...
Chances are the "City of Light" is one of the top places to visit on your travel itinerary. Visiting Paris, however, doesn't mean you've seen all that France has to offer by a long shot. There are many other wonderful places to visit in France.
Lucky for you, Europe has a relatively good rail system, which means you can visit places in France with ea