Tips & tricks from our French teachers
Follow our teacher’s recommendations
to keep on learning French on your own,
after your French courses
Watch movies with French subtitles on
Addicted to movies or series ? If you’re a beginner, you can binge-watch in your language but with French sub ! For advanced levels, step forward by watching your favourite movies in French with French subtitles.
Listen to French radio programmes
When you wake up in the morning, during your breakfast or on your way to Alliance Française : every moment is great to listen to the radio, live or podcast ! On a daily basis, listen to radio programs such as “Le journal en français facile” from RFI or download podcasts from France Culture & France Inter. You will gradually develop your comprehension skills and learn new French words as well as typical French expressions.
Read French newspapers
Free media, cultural or other specialized magazines in French : your new playground. Read one press article a day and try to sum it up. This exercice, will help you to develop your writing skills and French vocabulary while being up to date on news or on you favourite topics.
Kick-start your French pronunciation
French phonetics aren’t easy! Enjoy Defi e-learning website and their pronunciation exercices. If you are in an advanced level, you can also listen to audiobooks in French and read at the same time.