French Cakes: 10 Most Popular “Gâteaux” From France

French cakes are some of the most delicious in the world, making the perfect addition to any afternoon tea or meal. Keep reading to discover some of the best French “gâteaux” (pronounced gato; meaning cake in French) that you simply must try as soon as possible.

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How to Write Letters and emails in French For Any Occasion

If you’re looking to learn how to write letters and emails in French, you’ll need to learn a few key components: a proper salutation, a polite introduction, and a formal closing sentence. Everything else in your letter will depend on the reason you’re writing it.

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Madame Or Mademoiselle? The Answer Might Surprise You

Madame Or Mademoiselle

Madame or Mademoiselle? Every French learner has encountered this question when wondering how to address a woman in France. Meaning “Miss,” Mademoiselle is used to address unmarried women while Madame, meaning “Mrs.,” is used to address married women.

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French For Beginners: How To Get Started For Pure Newbies

French For Beginners

This post is specifically targeted at French for beginners. If you are just starting out in learning French then you’ve come to the right place! This page will outline specific suggestions on which resources to acquire and how to go about the learning process. This post for pure beginners at the A1 level who have zero French under their belts.

Towards the bottom of the page (after our list of resources) we’ve provided links to 20 specific pages where you can get started learning French today. Keep reading!

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Cat In French – Complete Guide To Talk About Your Cat

French Cat Guide - Vocabulary, Expressions, Names

For all the animal lovers out there, learning how to say cat in French will definitely be an important addition to your vocabulary. There are a few important things to know about the word cat in French.

And that includes one mistake involving the word that you do not want to make. I know some people who have had some pretty awkward encounters because of it. 

But, besides learning the thing you should avoid regarding the word cat in French, you’ll also learn some facts you’ll want to dive right into. We’ll talk about slang words for cat in French, cat-related French idioms, and all the cat-related vocabulary you need for cat-filled French life. 

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How To Say Water In French + 16 Fun Expressions

How To Say Water In French + 16 Fun Expressions

How do you say “water” in French?

The French word for water is “eau” (pronounced [o]). With the definite article (word for the), water in French is “l’eau” (pronounced [lo]). This post will explore everything you need to know about French and water including common vocabulary words, useful expressions, ordering water in restaurants and the most popular French water brands.

Towards the bottom of the page we’ve included 16 fun expressions which include the word l’eau (water).

And by the way, if this lesson doesn’t help you with your French learning, no big deal: “Comme de l’eau sur les plumes d’un canard!” (water off a duck’s back!). It will be “de l’eau a coulé sous les ponts” (water under the bridge).

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