January 6 King Cake – Today’s French

January 5, 2021 : Today's French
La galette des Rois - January 6 King Cake Part of 5 minutes of French a Day | The New Year In this lesson, you will find to know about the tradition behind 'la galette des rois' About la galette La...
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avoir beau – Today’s French

December 10, 2020 : Today's French
Avoir beau - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of 5 minutes of French a Day | It's So French Exercice avoir beau – to have beautiful – is a very French structure. Listen to the following sentences. Français Il a beau...
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Fighting for Saint Nick – Today’s French

December 6, 2020 : About France, Today's French
Se disputer Saint-Nicolas - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of All Levels | Christmas There are 2 Santas in France: Saint-Nicolas, celebrated on December 6 in Eastern France and Le Père Noël (petit papa noël), on December 25 all over France. This...
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Family Terms – Today’s French

December 4, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
La famille - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of 5 minutes of French a Day | Vocabulary Lists aunt .... f .... tante brother .... m .... frère daughter  .... f .... fille father  .... m .... père granddaughter  .... f...
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Dire DIRE – Today’s French

December 3, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
How to say "TO SAY" - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of 5 minutes of French a Day | Vocabulary Lists Comment dire DIRE en français ?Comment dire DIRE en français ? En lisant les journaux ou en écoutant les nouvelles avec mes...
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About Name Days in French

November 25, 2020 : Today's French
Jour de fête et prénom Part of All Levels | French Culture What is your name day? Every day, the Catholic calendar on the kitchen wall of many French people, suggests celebrating a saint, and all the people who have...
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to HAVE is to BE – Today’s French

November 5, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
AVOIR est ÊTRE - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of French Daily Practice | French Headaches "Vous AVEZ raison, nous AVONS chaud car les pellets sont arrivés." "You ARE right, we ARE hot because the pellets have arrived." You have probably learned...
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il y a – Today’s French

October 15, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
THERE IS, THERE ARE AND MORE Part of All Levels | Verbalize it IL Y A is a verb phrase and is used a lot, in many different contexts in French. Learn them all here with me and practice with...
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QUE vs. CE QUE – Today’s French

October 12, 2020 : French Grammar, Today's French
QUE ou CE QUE - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of Level 2 | French Pronouns Ce que j'aime à French Hour, ce sont les exercices que je peux refaire quand je veux. QUE and CE QUE are relative pronouns. Relative...
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déjà, encore, jamais and toujours – Today’s French

October 5, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
déjà, encore, jamais and toujours - Today's French Part of French Adverbs | French - Daily Practice J'ai pas encore acheté le cadeau d'Adeline. -- I haven't bought Adeline's gift yet. déjà, encore, jamais and toujours are a bit of...
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Demonstrative adjectives – Today’s French

September 16, 2020 : French Grammar, Today's French
Adjectifs Démonstratifs - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of French Adjectives | French - Daily Practice Il y a 4 adjectifs démonstratifs en français et ils se présentent en 12 déclinaisons. There are 4 demonstrative adjectives in French and they fan out...
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LES or DES – Today’s French

September 3, 2020 : French Grammar, Today's French
LES ou DES ? Part of All Levels | It's so French Practice when to use LES or DES My students often struggle with this question, even at a high-level of French. I designed this worksheet in the hope it...
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Day In and Day Out – Today’s French

September 2, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
Jour après jour Part of Level 2 | French Vocabulary Lists Practice saying day expressions in French, 'the day before', 'day in and day out' and more. Je fais le ménage jour après jour et c'est toujours à recommencer. I...
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Adjective + À or DE – Today’s French

August 25, 2020 : French Grammar, Today's French
Adjectif + À ou DE Part of Level 3 | Choose Your Words Wisely When should you use À and DE in French? How do these two French prepositions work? AUDIO below, With Anne's French accent À and DE Definition...
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Command Forms – Today’s French

August 21, 2020 : French Grammar, French Verbs, Today's French
L'impératif en français - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of Level 2 | Command Forms We hear commands all the time. Our parents, our teachers tell us what to do, and it doesn't get much better during our adult life. Eat...
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TOUT, TANT, TELLEMENT and SI – Today’s French

August 18, 2020 : French Grammar, Today's French
TOUT, TANT, TELLEMENT et SI - 4 adverbes Part of Level 2 | French - Daily Practice| French Adverbs TOUT, TANT, TELLEMENT and SI are all adverbs. They're annoying because they're really hard to figure out. Let's see how it...
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Un café suspendu – Today’s French

August 6, 2020 : French Dictations, Today's French
A suspended coffee - French dictation Part of Level 2 | French Dictations A “dictée” is the transcription of a spoken text. This dictation is going to help you improve your French vocabulary, your understanding of the structure of sentences...
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French pronoun Y – Today’s French

July 24, 2020 : Everyday French, Today's French
Le pronom Y - Le français d'aujourd'hui Part of Level 2 | French Pronouns How does French pronoun Y work? Listen to Anne, a French native, say it at FrenchHour.com. Le Procope. T'y vas ? Moi, j'y vais à chaque...
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Bastille Day – Quiz – True or False

July 2, 2020 : About France, Today's French
Le 14 juillet - Petite Colle : Vrai ou Faux Part of Holidays Courses | Bastille Day The facts for this quiz are here, just in case. [gravityform id="108" title="true" description="true"] Watch the Video - Regardez la Vidéo   Connect...
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National Holidays – Puzzle

July 1, 2020 : French Vocabulary, Today's French
Les jours fériés – Crossword Puzzle Part of Holidays Courses | Bastille Day Print out this page and fill out the puzzle in French with the clues provided. Find the solution in the PDF below. Answers in the PDF Définitions...
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