Welcome to FRENCH CLASSES. Here you’ll find more than 80 hours of transcribed sound recordings from French native speakers.
There are lessons, feature articles, dictation exercises and much more besides. Explore the free sample extracts, then sign up to enjoy access to all the contents of the site.
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.
We spend the year dreaming about going on holiday but do we really manage to relax when we get them? Loic Dupas went to Lacanau Océan village on the Atlantic coast to find out.
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.
Dans l’expression quelle heure est-il, le il est dit impersonnel car il ne représente pas une personne (un monsieur, un enfant, un ami), ni un animal (un chat, un cheval, un papillon, un poisson), ni un objet inanimé (un piano, un jardin, un garage) de genre masculin singulier.
Mental workouts to help you on your way.
Improving your pronunciation is above about teaching your mouth and tongue to move in unusual ways. Conversely, that also means stopping them from moving the ways you’re used to.