These articles are about the French language for expats. Learn about accents, French expressions, faux-amis, slang, anglicisms and writing conventions.
Learn French writing conventions to improve your writing skills. These few rules won’t take too long to learn and they’ll make your writings look much more professional.
Have you ever noticed how some English words mean something totally different in French? The French use many English words in a rather unexpected way for English speakers.
Learn how to write numbers in French. This articles compares writing numbers in French with writing numbers in American English.
This articles lists some very commonly used French slang. Learn how to use and understand French slang with full translated sentences.
Any language has its own colorful expressions. Have some fun learning French idioms used everyday.
This is a list of 40 faux amis that you need to know. Don’t assume you can use a French word just because it sounds or looks like an English word.
Learn the names (in French) of the different accents and punctuation signs.
Learn how to type French accents with a QWERTY keyboard on a Mac or a PC.