French and English have five different types of numbers used for different purposes and with varying functions: they act like adjectives and/or nouns.
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Translate a French word to open each door in this French Advent calendar.
Wondering what the French expression grâce à
means? Thanks to this lesson, you're about to find out.
To make up for the difficulty in knowing when to use the French subjunctive, the conjugations are relatively easy.
Advent is a multi-week period of celebration leading up to Christmas - learn a bit about it in this French article with hidden translation.
The preposition de can be very difficult for French students, even at advanced levels. Knowing whether to use du
, de la
, or des
rather than just de
can be a real challenge! This lesson is a detailed explanation of when to use the preposition de all by itself and when to use the indefinite article, partitive article, or de
+ definite article (which looks like the partitive - but isn't. Ugh!)
La Belgique est dorénavant un acteur majeur de la scène internationale, mais c'est sa capitale francophone, Bruxelles, vers laquelle convergent tous les regards.
Check out these tips to help you improve your French writing skills and some ideas for putting them into practice.
If you have trouble with French pronunciation and/or listening comprehension, The 38 Elemental Sounds of French
is just what you need: a series of 4 one-hour live webinars by Idahosa Ness (creator of The Flow of French