29 August

French Idioms

This week we’ll conclude our journey through idiomatic expressions by examining ten frequently-used French idioms. These basic idiomatic expressions will help you to increase your French comprehension and acceptance by …

09 January

French Vocabulary Quiz Round Three

Test your French vocabulary with this new matching exercise containing an additional twenty-six words. Match each French word on the left with its English equivalent on the right. Check the …

05 January

The French Past Anterior

In French, the past anterior has the same function as the past perfect. Unlike the past perfect, however, the past anterior is used only in academic, literary, and historical writing. …

04 January

The French Imperative

This week we’re going to show how to conjugate the French imperative. This mood is used to give orders, make requests and recommendations, express desires, and offer advice. Conjugating the …

15 December

French Subjunctive Conjugations

In this lesson, we’re going to show how to conjugate the French subjunctive mood. The subjunctive helps express subjective ideas, possibilities, emotions, wants, and needs. While successfully using the subjunctive …

10 December

French Irregular –RE Verbs

Some of the most common irregular ­–RE verbs have their own internally consistent conjugation rules. These include prendre (to take), battre (to fight), mettre (to put), rompre (to break), and …

30 November

French Irregular – IR Verbs

French irregular –IR verbs fall into three categories: ones that use regular –ER conjugations, ones that follow a second set of –IR conjugations, and ones that have their own unique …

13 November

French Present Participles

The French present participle is the French equivalent of the English present participle. Just as English present participles end in –ing, French present participles always end in –ant. French present …

03 September

French Vocabulary Quiz Round Two

Test your French vocabulary with this new matching exercise containing an additional twenty-six words. Match each French word on the left with its English equivalent on the right. Check the …