Bonne année

Bonne année is Happy New Year in French. This highlights the relationship between certain pairs of words. Bonjour/Bonne journée, par exemple

21 Don't fret the accent

Studying a language? There are several plates to spin: 1. learn vocab 2. learn grammar points 3. improve comprehension 4. get a good accent

5 Happy Pear Day!

Believe it or not, December 5th is International Pear Day. I might have let this one go, but we can have some fun with pears in our three...

French animal idioms

Learning idiomatic expressions in a foreign language can pose a series of challenges, but feels great when you get it right