A number of French verbs require the preposition pour
in front of a noun or infinitive.
Listening comprehension exercise about Victor Hugo and his most famous novel, Les Misérables
Your heart will pound as you read this lesson on the idiomatic French expression battre la chamade
French imperative conjugations are relatively easy, as for most verbs they're identical to their present tense conjugations (without the subject pronoun). In addition, the imperative exists only for three grammatical persons instead of the normal six!
Ready to put your sea legs to work? Here's a bunch of French vocab related to boating, including types of boats, onboard directions, and useful verbs.
The letter K is pronounced similarly in French and English.
This lesson on the French expression appeler sous les drapeaux
is a call to arms.
La fête nationale française s'appelle le Quatorze Juillet, et non pas « le jour de la Bastille » comme en anglais.
Why is the French flag blue, white, and red? Find out in this animated video.
Want to hear the patriotic French expression Vive la France !
in the wild? Check out these clips taken from speeches by French presidents and presidential candidates.