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…
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Aller is a common but irregular French verb. We will look at its use in some of the different tenses here.
Every year new words and phrases are added to modern languages, often starting as slang and portmanteaux until they are formally adopted into the lexicon. For purists this can cause no end of hand-wringing and angst, but for more progressive…
The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs has launched a new “France Alumni” social network for former foreign students to keep in touch with each other and keep their connection with France alive.
Exciting news for FrenchEntrée fans in the USA: we’ve partnered with the Federation of the Alliance Française USA! We are proud to partner with the famous association, celebrating French culture and language. Always wanted to learn French? Keen to watch…