French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with PRENDRE

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with PRENDRE le vocabulaire français: des expressions idiomatiques avec PRENDRE Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms with PRENDRE to sound more like a native speaker of French. Study: être pris pour to be taken for / to be mistaken for mal s’y prendre […]

French Vocabulary: Household Appliances

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Household Appliances le vocabulaire français: les appareils électroménagers Common items used to make housekeeping easier. Use these terms, and others like them, to keep the home neat and clean. Study: People all over the world use household appliances to make their lives easier! Learning to talk about household appliances in French will […]

French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with [DIRE]

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with [DIRE] le vocabulaire français: des expressions idiomatiques avec [dire] Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms with DIRE to sound more like a native speaker of French. Study: aussitôt dit, aussitôt fait no sooner said than done autrement dit … in other words […]

French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 3 of 3

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 3 of 3 le vocabulaire français: des expressions idiomatiques reliées à la nourriture et à l’alimentation Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms related to food and eating to sound more like a native speaker of French. Study: […]

French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 2 of 3

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 2 of 3 le vocabulaire français: des expressions idiomatiques reliées à la nourriture et à l’alimentation Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms related to food and eating to sound more like a native speaker of French. Study: […]

French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 1 of 3

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idioms Related to Food and Eating – Part 1 of 3 le vocabulaire français: des expressions idiomatiques reliées à la nourriture et à l’alimentation Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms related to food and eating to sound more like a native speaker of French. Study: […]

French Vocabulary: Natural and Man-Made Disasters

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Natural and Man-Made Disasters le vocabulaire français: les catastrophes naturelles et crées par l’homme Unplanned and catastrophic events occur all around the world. Learn to describe the disasters that affect us and our planet. Study: une avalanche : avalanche Il y avait une avalanche dans les Alpes. There was an avalanche […]

French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with [FAIRE]

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Idiomatic Expressions with [FAIRE] le vocabulaire française: des expressions idiomatiques avec [faire] Idioms are fixed expressions with a figurative meaning. Learn to use idioms with FAIRE to sound more like a native speaker of French. Review: LEAF French Grammar: The Verb [FAIRE] – Basics Study: en faire tout un fromage / toute […]

French Grammar: Unit of Time vs. Length of Time

… Identify: French Grammar: Unit of Time vs. Length of Time la grammaire française: matin/matinée, soir/soirée, jour/journée, an/année The words Matin/Matinée, Soir/Soirée, Jour/Journée, An/Année all refer to times. The difference between the words in each pair is a matter of Unit of Time vs. Length of Time. Study: Both words in the above pairs have the […]

French Vocabulary: Household Cleaning Items

… Identify: French Vocabulary: Household Cleaning Items le vocabulaire français: les outils de nettoyage ménagers Common items used to maintain the cleanliness of a home. Use these terms, and others like them, to keep the home neat and clean. Study: People all over the world clean their homes! Learning to talk about housecleaning items in French […]