The French Telethon

Early December, a huge solidarity movement takes over the French media: it's "le téléthon", a fund raiser / awareness movement to fight myopathies. Practice your French with this bilingual article + videos. [Read More...]

French Traditions for “Black Friday” + Video

What does "Black Friday" mean and is it popular in France? This article in the form of an easy French English bilingual story takes a closer look at the vocabulary and French traditions for the huge American after Thanksgiving sale called "Black Friday" and the one held on the next Monday called "Cyber Monday". [Read More...]

Cooking Jam the French Way

Chantal has a very special French jam recipe: it involves Champagne as one of its main ingredients... Champagne jam? How French... Practice your French with this French English bilingual recipe and learn the French jam vocabulary. [Read More...]

French Gazpacho Recipe

French immersion teacher Suzanne shares with us her "French" gazpacho recipe. Practice your French with this French recipe translated into English, and enjoy a fresh homemade treat! [Read More...]

Easy French Video – Oyster Fest in Paimpol

Practice your French with this video I shot during the oyster fest "la fête de l'huître" in my hometown of Paimpol, Brittany, France. We'll meet an oyster fisherman, see a cool recipe to cook warm oysters on the BBQ, and learn the French pronunciation of oyster "huître" in French. [Read More...]