Where are you from?

With your cute accent in French, people will wonder: where are you from? In this lesson, you will learn how to tell someone where you were born and grew up, say where your family lives, talk about how long you lived in a city and recognize some regions of France.

Talking about Sports

As a topic of conversation in France, “le foot” (soccer, of course) is a gold-mine. Follow the game, and you’ll never want for conversation. Other favorite sports include rugby, handball, basketball, and tennis. This lesson will introduce some key players and teams to get you talking.

Making Small Talk

The gift of gab will serve you well as your meet new people during your travels. In this lesson, you will learn how to chit-chat and talk about how long you’ve been in town. You’ll also learn how to ask for a menu recommendation and talk about sports and music.

You Won’t Believe What I Saw…

Talk about your time in China.

Learn how to make conversation about your visit to China. Describe where you’ve been, who you’ve met, and the things that you’ve seen.

(Maybe you even bought a pet cricket?)

Resolving Communication Difficulties

No matter your level of French, a few communication techniques can help you avoid misunderstandings. Learn how to apologize for not speaking French well and ask someone to repeat or speak slowly.