The two languages were jostling in my brain. It made communication difficult...
Learning French can be an arduous and challenging process - so why do we do it...?
Even if you’re a bonafide Francophone and Francophile, we’ve think we’ve found five facts about the French language that will still manage to surprise you…
Speaking a foreign language has so many benefits, but here are nine unexpected reasons why learning French is the best idea ever.
Perhaps the most valuable lesson is the one learnt outside the classroom: that learning French is anything but boring, and should never be dull.
It is inevitable that we will occasionally, inadvertently, make a faux pas. And if not ourselves, we’ve all seen someone else do it!
We’ve all had those disconcerting moments – you’re chatting casually in French when you’re stopped cold by a phrase that sounds so bizarre that you wonder if you’re actually dreaming. No, it was (usually) just an idiom.
French slang can be terrifying: we spend years trying to perfect our grammar, master the most intelligent vocab, and sound sophisticated, and suddenly all of that’s thrown up in the air when we encounter a French person speaking in slang.
Have you ever wondered what exactly goes on in our brains when we are learning French or any other language? Well it's time to find out!
French tongue twisters are an excellent way to practice pronunciation, a tool for learning vocab and even an entertaining way to challenge your guests at your next French soirée