Welcome to FRENCH CLASSES. Here you’ll find more than 80 hours of transcribed sound recordings from French native speakers.
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French lessons to stretch your mind. 108 classes at beginner’s, intermediate and advanced levels.
Masculine and feminine nouns – how adjectives agree – the first group of verbs – verbs and prepositions.
La distinction entre les verbes «savoir» et «connaître»
Choisir le bon déterminant
Audio reports to train your ear. Society, Culture, Travel and more.
Sociologist Christine Détrez grew up without knowing any details of the life of her mother Christiane, who died in a car accident when she was only three years old: her existence became a taboo subject in her family, until Christine decided to break the silence. Pour te ressembler (2021) is the story of this experience. In this interview, she tells us about her journey.
Saint-Romain-au-Mont-d’Or is a historic village, inhabited since Roman times. And since 1999 it has also been home to the Demeure du Chaos – a gigantic collection of contemporary sculptures. For its detractors, la Demeure is a monstrosity that should be knocked down. But for enthusiasts, who are increasingly making the pilgrimage, it is one of the most important works of contemporary art in the world.
Forbidden on French territory, cock-fighting is nevertheless tolerated in Martinique as an ancestral tradition. Axel May reports.
Nine readers, five styles of text. Deduct a point from your stock of 20 for each mistake you make. The perfect exercise for learning precision.
Une épouse délaissée montre à son mari qu’elle est fâchée.
A unique mash of cultural and linguistic insights from French Classes founder Françoise Le Roux.
Kylian Mbappé est un footballeur réputé comme étant le meilleur joueur du monde actuellement. Le foot, les clubs, les joueurs et les supporters sont des acteurs sociaux importants. Kylian Mbappé est un modèle, une référence dans son domaine.
Mental workouts to help you on your journey learning French.
Fossilisation is a well-known peril when learning a foreign language. It’s what happens when we get into a bad habit that we can’t get rid of. You’ll recognise that you’ve caught the bug if, when someone corrects your French, five minutes later you’re making exactly the same mistake again. What’s amusing, in an unfunny…