Learning materials for French learners

Young woman exploring Monca and learning the Monegasque language

May 27, 2024

The Monegasque language: Exploring Monaco’s languages

Covering just two square kilometers and with a population of about 40,000, Monaco is a tiny principality with an outsized...

Young student looking at the best French dictionaries

May 06, 2024

10 best French-English dictionaries to use

Did you ever get stuck looking for the right word in French? Or were you ever unsure what that mot...

Young woman learning the conjugation of être

May 03, 2024

French verbs: A guide to the “être” conjugation

While French isn’t short of verbs, among the most important ones is the verb to be or être. So, knowing...


Apr 12, 2024

How to write an email in French?

In today’s world, we can’t escape digital communications. Whether you are a student of French, a seasoned professional or a...

A young woman looking if French is difficult to learn

Mar 25, 2024

Is French difficult to learn?

So, you want to learn French but you’re wondering if it’s easy to learn. French can be a challenge, but...

A tourist asking for help and saying I don't understand in French

Mar 25, 2024

How to say ‘I don’t understand’ in French

When you start learning French, you won’t understand every word of conversation. That’s perfectly normal, but it’s also important to...

Young woman with a cat learning irregular verbs in French

Feb 16, 2024

10 irregular verbs in French and their conjugation

If you’re on the path toward mastering French, you’ll eventually need to master irregular verbs. These French verbs don’t follow...

Young woman asking using French question words to ask the way

Feb 07, 2024

12 French question words you should know

Mastering the basic French question words can feel like a tedious task, but it’s also one that opens the door...

Young woman learning how to ask where are you from in French

Jan 29, 2024

How to ask ‘Where are you from?’ in French

When starting to learn French, it’s natural to seek simple, approachable conversation topics to help break the ice with locals....

How to form and use the passé composé vs the imparfait

Aug 10, 2023

How to form and use the passé composé vs. the imparfait

When it comes to French tenses, learning the difference between the passé composé and the imparfait is an essential step...

The 6 best grammar books for French learners

Jul 24, 2023

The 6 best grammar books for French learners

There’s no escaping it: You won’t be able to master French if you don’t study and practice its grammar. The...

Savoir vs. connaître: How to say “to know” in French

Jul 14, 2023

Savoir vs. connaître: How to say “to know” in French

Two for the price of one — this is how you could think about savoir vs. connaître. After all, both...