French Vocabulary


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French Election Vocabulary + Practice

France is about to elect her new president. Let's study the French Election and Politics Vocabulary, and understand a bit how we elect our French president with this French English bilingual story written in easy French.

Les Traditions de Pâques - Easter's Traditions in France

"Pâques" is an important holiday in France: a religious one of course, but also a traditional gathering for families, religious or not. Kids go egg hunting (you can see our daughter Leyla in action), but our egg providers are a bit different: magic bells!! And we traditionally cook a large meal with a leg of lamb, and set a lively table to honor the coming of Spring time.

French Vocabulary For Childcare, Kids, Children, Babies

Today, we'll explore the French vocabulary used to talk to French kids, and essential French childcare vocabulary such as diaper, pacifier, stroller.... I also included common French baby words as well as a video of a French infant saying "areuh" - the VERY French first coo...

spoken french pronunciation of il y a there is

Modern Spoken French Pronunciation of "Il y a"

"Il y a" is probably the common French word where the modern French pronunciation is the most blatant. And this often comes to a shock to poor students of French who were never prepared for that!

Visiting an Old Farm in France + French Farming Vocabulary

Let's learn the French farm vocabulary, animals, crops and other French farming words and practice your French with this easy French English bilingual story about "la ferme d'Antan", a working museum in a typical old small farm in Brittany.

Joyeuse Saint Valentin ! Valentine's day in France

Le 14 février, c'est La Saint Valentin, la fête de l'amour et des amoureux. Careful though - unlike English cultures, Valentine's day in France is only for people "in" love, not just loving/friendship gestures.

How To Ask Someone Out on a Date in French

Finding the courage to ask someone out on a date is not easy... let alone trying to find the right words in French. Here is my lesson on asking someone out in French.

Les Crêpes de la Chandeleur - Recipe & Vocabulary

Crêpes (sort of French thin pancake) are a very common food in France and are not only easy to make but can be served any way you want. This allows the whole family to eat exactly the crêpes that they want…