April 2018 Blog Posts (61)

J'Ouellette Tête-à-tête: Skype classes subscription

Do you want to progress in one hour more than you ever thought possible and, better yet, stop depending on teachers to correct you, and become confident and self sufficient in your French conversation?

Experience a quantum leap in your confidence in the French pronunciation and French conversation…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 30, 2018 at 10:52pm — No Comments

La CONVERSATION du LUNDI

Bonjourrr, les entrepreneurs !

Are you dreaming to make conversation in French when you go to Paris?

Even if you make mistakes, conversation is the way you can master the French language.

Today's conversation starter: « Quelle est votre fleur préférée ? » (What is your…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 30, 2018 at 10:18pm — No Comments

Are you eager to follow your heart? Read this!

So, did you always want to speak French, but somehow work and family got in the way, and you didn’t follow your heart?

I was about to tell you some of my stories when I wasn’t ready to take a leap of faith. From my son who came into my life without asking for…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 29, 2018 at 7:50pm — No Comments

Q&A Français Sunday

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 April 29, 2018 at 1:26pm — No Comments

How to mend your broken heart on a rainy day

So, spring is finally here!

It’s that magical time when you get to quit your winter pass-times like sewing sweaters or cleaning closets, and start cooking some exciting spring meals.

Read the article below for an amazing spring dish idea that will mend your broken heart on a…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 28, 2018 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Le FUN du SAMEDI

Bonjourrr, les amis !

Je vais rendre visite à ma meilleure amie :)

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…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 28, 2018 at 3:23pm — No Comments

New French Dual Language Program In Bed-Stuy!

I am very pleased to announce the creation of a new French dual language program in New York at PS05 in Bedford-Stuyvesant (Brooklyn). I was able to sit down with Principal Lena Gates and Benoit Busseuil, a French parent who serves on the school's leadership…

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Added by Fabrice Jaumont on April 28, 2018 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

The neuroscience of learning to change your life… better…

So, have you tried to learn French from zero, and were tempted to give up halfway through?

Not very easy to start from the bottom again, is it?

That’s why most of us are resistant to the change that comes from learning – French included – even when we desire that change a lot. It’s…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 27, 2018 at 9:42pm — No Comments

Le MOT du VENDREDI

Bonjourrr, les amis !

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: VADROUILLER

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

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 27, 2018 at 5:58pm — No Comments

The cure for your distraction syndrome

So, have you ever wanted to run away?

Your mind has, in fact it seems to like to run away more often than you think! It’s what distractions are all about, no?

And they may come about especially when you want to practice your French. : )

Check out the article below for…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 26, 2018 at 9:24pm — No Comments

La CITATION du JEUDI

Bonjourrr, les amis !

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:

« Il faut que je me défasse de…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 26, 2018 at 5:57pm — No Comments

What is your response to this?

So, have you ever found yourself not knowing how to thank someone?

You know how it is, an amazing friend does something wonderful for you and you don’t know how to respond!

All you can do is smile and hug them and adopt them into your family.

Check out the article below for a little…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 24, 2018 at 9:10pm — No Comments

Le VERBE du MARDI

Bonjourrr, les amis !

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 verb of…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 24, 2018 at 4:06pm — No Comments

Do you know how to listen? Find out here

So, have you ever listened to silence?

It sounds weird, we’re all so busy, it’s difficult to sit still.

You’d be surprised about how many details you miss out on!

Plus, this skill will make you a much better French speaker and help you be able to listen in conversation.

Check…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 23, 2018 at 6:58pm — No Comments

La CONVERSATION du LUNDI

Are you dreaming to make conversation in French when you go to Paris?

Even if you make mistakes, conversation is the way you can master the French language.

Today's conversation starter: « Quel est votre fromage préféré ? » (What is your favorite cheese?)

MOI:

J'aime…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 23, 2018 at 4:09pm — No Comments

Will you ever become bilingual? Find out here!

So, how would you feel if someone told you that you will never become bilingual?

Theories that bilingualism cannot be reached exist, you know?

Albert Camus tells us: “Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 22, 2018 at 6:03pm — No Comments

Q&A Français SUNDAY

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 April 22, 2018 at 2:09pm — No Comments

How to lose your English accent when you speak French

So, do you feel that you speak French with an English accent?

It could be frustrating to be told that you speak English with French words, no?

I’m wondering how much it bothers you – I’d really love to know – because every person is different.

Read the article below, to find out…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 21, 2018 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Le FUN du SAMEDI

Bonjourrr, les amis !

Je vais célébrer la fin de mon cours :)

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 April 21, 2018 at 2:09pm — No Comments

This is your invitation to the most exclusive party in Paris

So, did you ever participate to the Dîner en Blanc in Paris?

It sounds like a club of people who like to dress in white and have a picnic in public places, no?

Actually, Le Dîner en Blanc concept began in Paris in 1988 when François Pasquier invited a group of friends to an elegant outdoor…

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Added by Llyane Stanfield on April 20, 2018 at 8:56pm — No Comments

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