Allons-y! Fun expressions to say Let’s Go! in French

One of the most common French expressions you’re likely to hear people use is the phrase Allons-y ! Generally speaking, this phrase means Let’s go! in French. It can be used in many different situations and Keep reading...

La famille: Let’s learn all the French family words

Do you want to learn the French family words? In this post we go through all the vocabulary for talking about family in French. We’ll start with words for the immediate family and extended family members, Keep reading...

Savoir vs Connaître: Get to know “to know” in French

You may know that there are two ways to say “to know” in French: you need to choose between savoir vs connaître. But how do you know which one to use? There are important differences between Keep reading...

L’imparfait: When and how to use the French imperfect tense

Imparfait French, also referred to as the French imperfect tense, is one of the main tenses relating to past events. The other main past tense in French is the passé composé. One of the key differences Keep reading...

Soccer in French: Let’s talk World Cup 2022!

Here in France, we are extremely excited about the upcoming World Cup in November.  There is no sport as popular as soccer in France, the sport known here as le foot. And every four years, Keep reading...

French Adverbs: A how-to guide (with vocab lists by category)

Adverbs in French function the same way that adverbs in English do: they’re used to modify verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs. In this post we’ll give a thorough overview of French adverbs. First off, we’ll Keep reading...

The Verb Être: Conjugation, Meaning, and Use

The French verb être is the equivalent of the English verb to be. Être is one of the most important verbs to learn, since it is used all the time in spoken and written French. In this Keep reading...

Good Luck in French: When to use Bon Courage vs Bonne Chance

When wishing someone good luck in French, you may have heard the phrase “bon courage !” Other times, you’ve heard “bonne chance !” While both of these phrases indeed mean “good luck,” there are some Keep reading...

“What is your name?” in French: How to introduce yourself in French

When you meet someone for the first time, of course one of the first questions you’ll need to ask is “What is your name?” In French, we have a variety of ways to ask and Keep reading...

Oui ma chérie! 10 Sweet French terms of endearment

French is the language of love, quite literally a romance language! We would be heartbroken to not present to you the top 10 terms of endearment in French so you can use them the next time Keep reading...