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How to flirt in French (and how not to)

Posted on by Josh in the learning french category

Are you truly fluent in French if you don't know how to flirt? These phrases are must-knows for all would-be dragueurs...

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7 Advantages to learning a new language

Posted on by Josh in the misc. category

Still not sure whether to take the plunge and learn a second language? Here are seven reasons why learning a new language is a great idea!

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When should you use the present continuous in French?

Posted on by Josh in the frequently asked questions category

In English we used the 'present continuous' all the time. So how do we express it in French?

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How to use the auxiliary verbs Être and Avoir

Posted on by Josh in the category

Être and Avoir are two of the most important words in French. Do you know when to use these auxiliary verbs?

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Regular vs Irregular verbs: What's the difference?

Posted on by Josh in the learning french category

Knowing whether a verb is regular or irregular is essential when it comes to conjugation

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Interview with a TEF candidate: David

Posted on by Josh in the category

David describes his experience taking the TEF exam as a native French speaker

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Interview with a TEF candidate: Lucia

Posted on by Josh in the category

Lucia tells us about her experience taking the TEF exam, her journey with Learn French with Alexa and her hopes for the future

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12 essential French filler words for when you don’t know what to say

Posted on by Josh in the learning french category

You'll find these filler words indispensable when it comes to speaking French

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Where to start with learning French

Posted on by Josh in the learning french category

Wondering where to begin with French? These tips will help prepare you for your journey towards proficiency!

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7 strange French foods you probably haven't heard of

Posted on by Josh in the french culture category

France has some of the best food in the world — but it also has some of the strangest! How many of these have you tried?

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