French learning resources for self-studying
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- On 23/05/2016
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Internet is a great tool to access and to pick up a language. Practise and make better your French by reading newspaper articles, listening to the radio or podcasts, watching a video online... You can find content on almost any topic and access in the same time to the French culture.
If you struggle with pronunciation, some words or phrases, a grammar rule, here are interesting classified and selected websites which should be helpful :
- Free online French lessons ;
- French grammar explanations ;
- French dictionary ;
- Idioms and phrases dictionary ;
- French thesaurus ;
- French verbs conjugators ;
- Translators ;
- Phonetic and pronunciation ;
- Free French ebooks.
French Spanish Online - FSO : Learn with Pascal who use your knowledge in English to improve your French. You will find on this website vocabulary cards classified by themes, grammar, Frenhc methods, pronunciation...
Rocket Languages produces online language learning courses to help you to speak and understand French faster.
Find free lessons with voice recognition, tips and tricks to be able to get conversational in French more effectively.
BBC Languages French : offers free audio, video and text materials to learners around the world. BBC focuses on presenting authentic documents needed by French learners to progress in their studies. Unfortunatly, the site is not updated anymore, but you can still enjoy archiving pages.
RFI savoirs : features resources and tools for understanding the world in French. They are organised by subject and theme. Ideal to train, learn or perfect French whatever your level of French. Non-French speakers will find the site easy to use thanks to the browser tools and the content presented in thirteen languages.
Useful Apps to learn French from home
OptiLingo's Guided Immersion App is an effective and efficient way to learn and speak French from home thanks to lessons grounded in everyday speech.
Get free and useful tips to improve your French in Optilingo's blog.
Forvo : One of the largest pronunciation guide in the world, the place where you will find millions of words pronounced in their original languages. Access to, and playback of, pronunciation sound clips in many different languages in an attempt to facilitate the learning of languages.
Acapela group : Let's talk ! This site vocalizes your content with authentic and original voices that express meaning and intent. Converts any text into an audio file by using the high-quality text-to-speech voices. Very natural !