Listen to this short dialog between a hotel receptionist and a customer checking in.
If there's anything worse than having to spend time at the airport, it's having to spend time at the airport when you don't speak the local language. Sure, most airport employees speak another language or two, but you'll still be better off if you have these key words and phrases in your pocket. Bon voyage !
Listen to a short, easy conversation between a waiter and two diners.
Have a good trip with the French expression bon voyage
Whether local or long-haul, French buses are a great way to get around, so here's the French vocabulary you need to navigate the station, buy tickets, and arrive safely at your destination.
Knowing the days of the week, months of the year, and seasons will come in handy when traveling, making plans with friends, talking about history, and lots more.
Short listening exercise between a waiter and a couple ordering dinner.
Learn how to ask for directions and understand the answers with this list of French vocabulary.
Thirsty? Learn French vocabulary related to drinking and drinks, everything from from water to wine.
Knowing just a few key words and phrases can be very helpful in your French classes, while traveling in France, and everywhere in between.
Food is a necessity, and can also be a source of great pleasure. Being about to talk about French food will come in handy while shopping, dining, traveling, and entertaining friends, so check out this lesson about French food, including the basic food groups and related vocabulary. Bon appétit !
Learn how to greet people in French, at any time of day or night.
Learn how to introduce yourself and others with this lesson and sound files.
Parlez-vous français ?
What about another language? Here's how to say the most commonly spoken and studied languages in French, plus a few more for good measure.
Every country and continent has an adjective that can be used to describe people and things from that place. Those same adjectives can also be used as nouns to refer to people from that place, with one small change in French.