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French school system, grades and diplomas explained Are you moving to France and wondering what to expect from the national school system? Or just curious about teaching in a country that birthed Voltaire, Monet, and the language of Molière? We look at how the French education system works with intriguing comparisons to the US. You …

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French cakes are some of the most delicious in the world, making the perfect addition to any afternoon tea or meal. Discover some of the best French “gâteaux” (pronounced gato; meaning cake in French) that you simply must try as soon as possible. We’ve also included audio pronunciation for all of these cakes. Keep reading! …

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David Issokson

David Issokson is a lifelong language enthusiast. His head is swimming with words and sounds as he speaks over six languages. Of all the languages he speaks, he's the most passionate about French! David has helped hundreds of students to improve their French in his private online lessons. When procrastinating working on his site,, David enjoys his time skiing and hiking in Teton Valley, Idaho.

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