Like every language, French is spoken in a variety of different ways across the country (and around the world). Learn about the discrimination speakers of "non standard" French may face in this video with interactive subtitles.
L'homme est l'une des figures contemporaines les plus importantes des Antilles françaises, et le nom d'Aimé Césaire a dépassé les frontières des Antilles pour atteindre une notoriété mondiale au cours du vingtième siècle.
Fun with French! This catchy music video will have you dancing and singing along, even to the slang thanks to interactive subtitles.
Put your French listening comprehension and sense of humor to the test with this faux news report poking fun at Alsace and the Alsatian accent.
Some French consonants have two different pronunciations due to a pronunciation feature called assimilation.
Learn about - and listen to - le cadien
, aka Cajun French: a variety of French spoken in Louisiana. This Monde francophone
video from Lawless French Immersion includes interactive subtitles.
Practice your French translation and writing skills with this C1-level writing challenge: Camping in the WoodsNote:
You must be logged into your Progress with Lawless French
account to do this exercise. If you don't have one, sign up - it's free!
The French you learn in school is not at all the same language as what you encounter when speaking to people in real life - there are all kinds of shortcuts, informalities, and other differences that you need to be familiar with in order to carry on a conversation. Check out some resources that focus on how French is actually spoken.
Practice is the key to improving your French, and just 15 minutes a day on some kind of French activity can make a huge difference. Check out these ideas and draw up your own schedule.
The DALF C1 will test you on the four language skills in French: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Here's some info about what to expect as well as tips on how to prepare for the test.