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Learn FrenchWelcome to our guide to learning French. Whether you're living in France or just visiting, there are articles to get you through your time there.

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Useful French phrases

If you're travelling to France and need to know some key French phases you should check out these articles and more below.

About the French language

Find articles here about the French language and other useful pieces of information on learning French.

French technical terms

If you're moving to France or living there already you'll need to be aware of some technical terms to help you in certain situations.

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No more kisses for the French!

The French etiquette for greeting with the exchange of air kisses on each cheek (termed ‘faire la bise’) is used for every occasion by friends, family members and work colleagues. What will become of this cultural etiquette after COVID-19? Health