March 2018 Blog Posts (62)

This is how you wake up from your French conjugation nightmare

So, do you have French conjugation nightmares?

So many people do, and it’s perfectly normal – English has nowhere as many forms for the verbs.

This is why I wrote this article, after Jamie asked me:

“I cannot remember the exact verb I want. I always remember one that sound similar but…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 31, 2018 at 5:13pm — No Comments

Le FUN du SAMEDI (31 mars)

Bonjourrr, les amis !

Je vais préparer le plat pour les Pâques.

WHAT ARE YOU DOING FOR FUN THIS SATURDAY?

Tell me in the comments below - in French (yes, please use a dictionary! :) ).

P.S.

Immerse yourself as you FINALLY reach your dream of becoming…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 31, 2018 at 3:13pm — No Comments

French immersion in New Orleans: This is how it works

So have you ever been to New Orleans?

If you could be part of an amazing French Immersion experience, would you choose to go?

Some don’t know about its vibrant French Quarter!

It’s like the Paris of the U.S.!

Check out the article below for more about the wonderful…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 30, 2018 at 8:45pm — No Comments

Friday's French word (March 30)

Bonjourrr, les causeurs !

Do you want to have a flawless pronunciation so that you are mistaken for a native and be easily understood by French speakers all over the world?

Here's the word of the week: ACCUEILLIR

Attention to the pronunciation of CUE and ILL - it's tricky for many…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 30, 2018 at 1:49pm — No Comments

This is how to stay young like the French women

So, would you want to stay young forever?

Many would, but some would say no!

It’s a complex question and many try to stay young forever in many ways.

In France, women have some awesome secrets to do just that!

Curious?

Read the article below to find out how to…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 29, 2018 at 6:36pm — No Comments

6 sure-fire strategies on how to learn French in 90 days

How long have you been learning French for?

When you answer this question for yourself, you have to be very clear on the level and proficiency you are aiming for.

Is writing and watching movies enough for you? Need to take a test? Want to converse with the natives?

Read the article…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 29, 2018 at 4:02pm — No Comments

La CITATION du JEUDI (29 mars)

Bonjourrr, les causeurs !

Do you want to master the secrets of the French language so that you can make conversation even if you are a beginner, and inspire your friends with your confidence?

Here is your Thursday's quote, a fun start to your practice:…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 29, 2018 at 3:46pm — No Comments

Do you think that praise is overrated, when you learn French?

So, have you ever achieved something in your childhood that you’re quite proud of?

What was the last time you got praise from someone?

How about your French? Do you believe that other people are “better at languages” than you are?

Could that belief be the main reason why you…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 28, 2018 at 8:52pm — No Comments

This is why you shouldn't go to Paris

So, do you really want to go to Paris?

Maybe it’s not the city you should visit after all.

Let me explain.

I read an article the other day that started like this:

“Don’t expect Paris to always live up to its glossy, Hollywood-manufactured image. It’s also a gritty, imperfect,…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 27, 2018 at 7:12pm — No Comments

Le VERBE du MARDI (27 mars)

Bonjourrr, les entrepreneurs !

Do you want to feel more confident not just knowing what verbs to use in French but using them in all the tenses so that you can feel confident when you speak with the natives?

Let's practice some verbs for conversation, and get immersion-ready!

The…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 27, 2018 at 2:31pm — No Comments

This is the world champion chocolate

So, do you like chocolate?

Seems like a rhetorical question, but you’d be surprised to know that there are people out there that can say no to it!

They don’t know what they’re losing out on, no?

Check out the article below to meet the best chocolatier in the world, and watch…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 26, 2018 at 5:44pm — No Comments

An interview with multi-instrumentalist Corina Marti, regarding her upcoming performance of French medieval music on April 8th

Photo of Corina Marti byDirk Letsch

The other day I had the pleasure of speaking with Corina Marti, the protean…

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Added by Salon/Sanctuary Concerts on March 26, 2018 at 12:34pm — No Comments

La CONVERSATION du LUNDI (26 mars)

Bonjourrr, les adorables !




Are you dreaming to make conversation in French when you go to Paris? …
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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 26, 2018 at 9:44am — No Comments

Don't know how to stop your French conversation anxiety? Do this!

So, do you have French conversation anxiety?

Do you feel that you don’t think in French quickly enough, or you can’t speak it although you understand it, or sometimes you even have a difficult time understanding spoken French?

Then this article is for you,…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 25, 2018 at 4:20pm — No Comments

Q&A français Sunday (25 mars)

Bon dimanche, les causeurs !

Do you want to master the secrets of the French conversation, so that you can make conversation even if you are a beginner, and inspire your friends with your confidence?

Take advantage of today's Q&A Français Sunday!

Please WRITE in the…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 25, 2018 at 1:11pm — No Comments

This is how you can reach perfect bilingualism

So, did you reach perfect bilingualism in French?

Do you think you’re far from reaching it? Or that you have no chance?

If you ask yourself “did I reach bilingualism”, that means that you’re still learning.

You may have heard that there are more definitions for…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 24, 2018 at 3:52pm — No Comments

Le FUN du SAMEDI (24 mars)

Bonjourrr, les entrepreneurs !

Je vais faire du lèche-vitrine.

WHAT ARE YOU DOING FOR FUN THIS SATURDAY?

Tell me in the comments below - in French (yes, please use a dictionary! :) ).

P.S.

Immerse yourself as you FINALLY reach your dream of becoming bilingual, learn to speak…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 24, 2018 at 2:01pm — No Comments

This is Paris's best kept secret that calls me back every year

So has anyone ever told you to “stop and smell the flowers”?

In our fast-paced world, so many wonderful things can pass us by, simply because they may be unknown to us and, in haste, we may not even notice them!

Many of these lovely unknowns exist in Paris too!

Check out the…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 23, 2018 at 7:02pm — No Comments

le mot du vendredi (23 mars)

Bonjourrr, les adorables !

Do you want to have a flawless French pronunciation so that you are mistaken for a native and be easily understood by French speakers all over the world?

Here's the word of the week: CRAIE

Attention to the pronunciation of E after AI - it's tricky for…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 23, 2018 at 5:22pm — No Comments

This is how Spanish can make learning French harder

So, do you know Spanish, and now you want to learn French?

Other than Spanish food competing with the well renowned French cuisine, you may think that the two related languages should only support each other. : )

Are you fluent in Spanish, or are you just exposed to it…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on March 22, 2018 at 5:52pm — No Comments

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