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Understanding CEFR French levels

Posted on by Nancy in the misc., tips category

This week, we give you the tools to understand the CEFR (common European framework reference for languages) levels.

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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR PRONUNCIATION WHEN LEARNING A NEW LANGUAGE

Posted on by Nancy in the tips, learning french category

Learning a new language is wonderful, exciting and everything in between, but it can also be scary sometimes! Especially having to speak when you are unsure of the pronunciation…Take French for example, all those pesky “R” and silent letters, why oh why do they have to be there if it is not to be pronounced?

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BEST PRACTICES TO LEARN FRENCH

Posted on by Nancy in the tips, learning french category

Whether it is knitting, wood carving, or learning a language, learning a new skill takes motivation and effort. A critical aspect of learning something new is that it should be an enjoyable experience. So the best way to start learning French is to set yourself an achievable target but most of all realistic.

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HOW LEARNING FRENCH WILL HELP YOU MOVE TO CANADA

Posted on by Nancy in the tips category

Do you dream of moving to Canada? Communicating in its two official languages (French and English) will give you a competitive edge over somebody who only speaks one language. Canada currently has amazing opportunities for skilled immigrants. Many are flocking there from India, Nigeria, and other parts of the world. Mastering French is often the key to securing the coveted Canadian permanent residency.

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CEFR French Levels Explained

Posted on by Adam in the misc., tips category

In this blog, we take a look at the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) system of levels and how they apply to the Learn French With Alexa website.

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How to start listening in French

Posted on by Adam in the tips, learning french category

In this blog we give you some tips and advice on how to improve your French through active and passive listening.

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How to start reading in French

Posted on by Adam in the tips category

In this blog we give you some tips and advice on how to improve your French through reading French books.

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Five top tips for learning French without moving country

Posted on by Adam in the tips, learning french category

In this blog we take a look at some different ways of learning and improving your French such as watching TV, reading and keeping a diary.

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5 pièges de la langue française qui vont vous donner la migraine

Posted on by Adam in the tips, learning french category

5 traps of the French language that will give you a headache.

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