Best French Websites
Alsace Wine Trail, France
There are several new sites Check them out.
Take it from this Smurf folks, the site below is lots of fun
"A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination" - Nelson Mandela
Come on in here and learn some French or choose "un pays" over there
Go directly to the most recently added NEW sites
French Grammar Help with French verbs Quizzes & Drills Dictionaries
Building a Strong Vocabulary
College Sites French Games Weather Newspapers & Magazines
Paris French Culture UK Sites Literature Sites French For Kids
Pen Pals Lesson Plans Great French Food French Search Engines
Why study French? Châteaux French Art Maps of France
Potpourri of French Sites French Cheeses French Wine AP French
French Tutorial Lessons Liens en Français French Teacher Sites Aerial Views of Paris
Take a Quiz on France
Translator Sites Eng ->Fren / Fren -> Eng
French Teacher Hints, Advice and Teaching Tips
Now you listen to me, you hear?
Learning Games and Fun Activities for the French Classroom
n.b.: The translation below was done with an online translator
The Activities Website above translated into French
Hey Students: "It's your attitude, not your aptitude that determines your altitude."
There are several new sites Check them out.
Take it from this Smurf folks, the site below is lots of fun
Take it from this Smurf folks, the site below is lots of fun
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"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing" - Socrates -
Hey, we learned French and you can too.
So get started today and make lots of errors and "get them out of the way!" Work daily on new vocabulary. Make lists of words. Use mnemonic devices. Cross off the words that you have memorized and add to this list on a daily basis. Use your new words with friends and create and say aloud three sentences daily using your new French vocabulary.
If you are serious, get busy learning this most used list of (1) 100 words to start with...then follow with the (2) TOP 25 French words you will need to know right under the 100 most used words. These are a "must." Quiz a friend. Have your friend quiz you. Maybe even have your mother quiz you. Why not? I'd like to challenge you to try EVERY SITE on this page. There are many SUPER links to check out. jeb
A great new addition to all the grammar sites below.
Glossary, Vocabulary Lists and Printable Worksheets.
Twenty chapters - Cour de Français.
A Webmaster Choice Site
Tenses and Mood plus a nice variety of specific grammar help
A comprehensive grammar review.
Learn French with these French courses: Babbel offers various courses according to your level and interests. Choose and let Babbel guide you through one or many of the following: Grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, advanced courses.
The About-France.com online French grammar aims to provide learners with a clear, concise and well illustrated guide to the main points of French grammar.
A great link for learning all about verbs, pronunciation and grammar in general.
A Webmaster Choice Grammar Site for French/Check it out.
A one-stop, do it all site form the UK loaded with great help for students.
Great French Grammar Sites
Back by popular demand. Many links you may never have seen before.
These pages offer tutorials and exercises on a variety of French grammar topics. This is a LOADED site.
A Webmaster Choice Grammar Site
A great new addition to this page. Vocab., Verbs, Phrases, and more
Welcome to the interactive version of Ma France. Ma France will help you improve or brush up your basic French with the help of Stéphane Cornicard and 24 interactive video units. The language you'll learn is spoken and up-to-date. This is a super rich sites with many great videos, tests, worksheets, French TV and much more from the BBC
A Webmaster Choice Site
The French Extension site is currently under review. New material is being developed for the 2009 HSC Prescribed Issues and Prescribed Texts and will be posted shortly.
Interactive French Lessons/Neat New Site/These French lessons are designed to make learning vocabulary and phrases easy and fun. They employ a personalization algorithm to reinforce specific items you have trouble with. Don't miss this one.
Used in English and French both
A site that lets you type using French accents
Fluentfuture is a community-based language exchange platform.
You can learn languages for free
Free online French lessons, vocabulary lists, and basic French dictionary.
In great detail about language specifics/rich!
Loaded w/grammar, time, culture and more
A loaded site with many helpful aids
Learn some French memory triggers here via cartoons
Étude électronique et éducation interactif
Each with a video version.
Some even have the words on the screen. Access the top French albums from this site as well, again with videos.
-- with links to many video performances of varied sound quality
ie. Listen to the French children's songs Sur le plancher, Cadet Rouselle, La Marseillaise et Terre de nos aïeux (Gratuitement)
Musical, artistic and linguistic stays, in France, for children and youth from all of Europe
The French National Anthem w/Fr Flag
Sung by the French national soccer team in a stadium
With lyrics in Fr and Eng.
Students who enroll in AP French Language should already have a good command of French grammar and vocabulary and have competence in listening, reading, speaking, and writing. Although these qualifications may be attained in a variety of ways, it is assumed that most students will be in the final stages of their secondary school training and will have had substantial course work in the language.
Un grand tas de verbes pour s'exercer par tous les temps.
A great new site with lots of verbs you can conjugate with ease with exercises at the end. A great new site!
This French verb encyclopedia includes more than 1,200 French verbs conjugated into all of the simple tenses and that should just about cover most of them.
Listen to the verbs conjugated aloud. A plethora of sites from all over the world.
Listen to the various conjugated forms / a great site.
Learn the verbs and then play the game
The purpose of this section is to outline some of the features that verbs generally have. This will help us to discuss specific features of French verbs in more detail in later sections.
Flash Card Game with this site to drill the verbs. This site talks! Don't miss it!
One -er verb for every letter of the alphabet
A Webmaster's Choice
A super resources w/12,000 French conjugated verbs...WOW!
French Steps: an online beginner's course
I listing of Lesson Quizzes that make for great review. 8 Units.
Give it a try and see where you come out.
Many many (7887) exercises and drills on most every topic imaginable.
Do you have a french test coming up? Is it history, science, geography or just french?
Take your pick of French tests on French grammar, vocabulary, and comprehension, as well as culture, study habits, and more. Each test has a link to a lesson on that subject or skill, so you can review if necessary.
A well done series of quizzes for reading, etc.
Test your knowledge of French with multiple choice questions in categories.
French grammar lessons, quizzes, tips, verb conjugations, and much more - whether you're just starting to learn French or are trying to master the finer points of French grammar, these lessons offer clear and detailed explanations of French grammar.
These online quizzes are based on the content in Transparent Language's FrenchNow! program.
A nice variety of French quizzes/try them...
Office of Assessment Policy, Development and Administration NY.
Proficiency in French - French Proficiency Standards - French Tests
Exercices Vocabulaires en français
Simple drills beginning from Lesson #1
From McGraw Hill's C'est Ça
A French braid, French toast, a French manicure, how to clean a French Horn and lots more.
Each of the 79 sites is award winning URL for learning French.
PS You will note that THIS SITE is listed.
This is a loaded site with dozens of helpful links.
French Language Resource Center Web Links - Dozens of them.
A fun site with lots of links to explore/ Rich site
Everything you have ever wanted to know about anything.
Official Website of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy
Learn more about France on this site.
Thinking of moving to France? Or perhaps you're already there. Either way these articles can give you the benefit of experience - from those who have gone before you. Written by contributors who are currently or recently based in France. Real life experiences and articles about living in France.
Learn more about France on this site.
Always more to learn.
The history of France is deep and varied, dating back thousands of years to prehistoric man, and moving forward to today, where France is one of the leading nations of Europe.
French travel Links / liens de voyage France
A nice variety of travel plans for France.
France Travel : Your travel guide to France
Ideas for things to see and do in France.
A wonderful site that provides all kinds of information on France
Information on home schooling in France
Sur tous les sujets/Interrogez la communauté
Multiple Dictionary Site -- dozens of them.
From British Columbia (Canada)
Another great NEW FIND called FRENCH LANGUAGE TUTORIALS... loaded too!
If you're wondering how to say something in French, you've come to the right place.
This site provides lessons in French free, including 13 chapters of study and over 200 audio files for pronunciation.
French Listening Resources
This collection of tutorials gives future travellers to France the tools they’ll need to get by.
Now right here we have - - -.
A wide variety of maps of France
Clickable detailed maps for France
France Google Satellite map that maps France locations. Maplandia.com enables you to explore everywhere in France through detailed satellite imagery - fast and easy as never before.
Similar to GOOGLE world maps
Vocab tests and online lessons/rich site!
From Bescherelle/Rich site!
Probably more that you ever wanted to know about France and the French
Lot of great information on the Markets of France
They say... Learn French w/out the boring grammar...
Living Abroad Requires Tact and Cultural Insight.s
Your complete guide to France with travel information, French property, expat and living in France.
Where Are the Best Places to Live in France?.
Peter Mayle: The King of Provence
Hey, it's time to get some Camembert and a little Normandy butter.
Le fromage des rois, le roi des fromages!
A website just for teachers and planning/RICH SITE!
Phonics/grammar/stories/soundbites/games and pictionary in Spanish and French for grades K-8.
A Webmaster Choice Site - Tons of helpful links.
French teaching tips and tools: projects, classroom games, teaching combined classes, and more for French teachers.
A site for teachers for good reading materials
A nice selection of paragraphs in French.
From U of Virginia Fr. Dept.
Welcome to the French pages at Project HappyChild. Our free French worksheets currently receive over two million page views per year. We've aimed to make French *easier* to learn, because all the vocabulary is grouped by "themes". Whatever you're looking for, you should find it here! Well, more or less :)
Online French magazine - assists with learning language and culture
Cours de langue française/Rich site Be sure to try this one out.
This page has a nice listing of oral and game activities for learning French vocabulary.
Meilleurs sites pour les enfants
Zut from the UK
French For Beginners
Unscramble the words that spell time
French activities for Beginners
Beginner French Lessons
100 fun quizzes and games to play right here...
Catch a falling crêpe, find seven differences, Bob le chien, Le bonhomme de neige and a bunch of others all in French.
Hangman  Game   Hangman  Game   Hangman  Game
C'est mon père. C'est ma mère. Etc.
Hopefully you have learned more French vocabulary to take with you after you have visited each of these pages. There are hundreds of words in French you can learn for free. It's important that you practice the French words as much as possible and try to incorporate them into sentences.
Punch in the French button to start on the left hand column
A Webmaster Choice Video
A nice site as you hear the word three times each
A Webmaster Choice Video
La fraise, le citron, la pomme and much more.
Websites to help kids learn about French language and culture from the Univ. of Missouri. This is one great site. Try it.
With Jim's Homepage...
Shrek can leap over Donkey in sixteen languages!
A website about France and life in France/Very nice site!
To translate a word from English to French, all you need to do is use the search field provided. Works very well.
A Picture Dictionary. Note: This is a New Site and is quite neat. Just touch a letter of the alphabet and you can learn dozens of new words with their pictures.
A Webmaster Choice Site
Alors mes amis, c'est le bon moment de lire un bon livre.
Great French Literature Sites
Alors, à Paris il pleut. Quoi de neuf?
WHY STUDY FRENCH?
LESSON PLANS FOR THE FRENCH CLASSROOM
The Wines of France
A short guide to the Wines of France
The Wines of France
Popular French Wines and Wine History
The Everyday Guide to Wine
Yahoo on French wines
La Gruyère Switzerland
- Right now I'd rather be dining below with my two friends Nono and Sia -
So how many parts can you name?
What a beautiful long hallway with many great tableaux.
Français en ligne est un site qui a pour but de vous aider à mieux apprendre le français comme langue étrangère (FLE) ou langue seconde (FLS).
These pages offer tutorials and exercises on a variety of French grammar topics. Makes for great review. I like it as it's pretty loaded. jeb
Multilingual Books has gathered together a number of free French language lessons and language courses. Multiple links.
By Mlle Decker in Saratoga Springs, NY.
Easy ones and Difficult ones. Just drag the correct answer into the blank.
You choose and have fun reviewing.
The same as above. Just drag the correct answer into the blank.
This makes for a great review.
From Alison J. Murray Levine at the University of Virginia.
Some of the more challenging grammar choices. Select the correct response form three choices. Good review and practice.
Whether you want to learn about France, or develop your French speaking skills until you become fully fluent, here is a resource for francophiles of all levels.
Increase your French vocabulary and improve your grammar and verb conjugation skills, as well as discover places to visit in France, learn about French food and more. It's a fun site.
This is one of those sites where you can just "explore" on your own.
There are many that are not on this page.
By Patricia L. Pecoy. Many folders loaded with links for you to explore.
Initially it does not look like much, but go exploring and you will find plenty to do.
By: Lynn Herkstroeter, Saginaw Valley State University.
A great means to increase reading skills and have fun doing it.
Throw the die and take your chances for advancing your race car.
Conjugez le verbe au présent de l'indicatif.
Alliance Française de Westchester can open up a worldwide network of links to French and Francophone Resources - let us be your gateway!
A long listing of French links for student use.
Apprendre plusieurs langues gratuitement sur 365 GPA.
Le Meilleur des Etats-Unis par ceux qui y vivent.
See a night time view of Paris off of Notre-Dame. Just hold down the arrow a the bottom RH side of your screen to view.
Sing along with some major French singers.Lots of fun with the words on the screen. Challenge students to sing along here all in French.FUN!
Lots of helpful videos to watch to build listening comprehension.
A French language program for French-beginners, based on a game-show format, designed to introduce,reinforce & test essential language-learning skills through games played against the clock.
Apprenez le français avec des vidéos. Lots of good verb conjugations with sound.
A good choice of 23 categories all with sound. Another great means to expand your vocabulary students.
Just a reminder here that Ma France will help you improve or brush up your basic French with the help of Stéphane Cornicard and 24 interactive video units. The language you'll learn is spoken and up-to-date. A great aid for improving your listening comprehension. Hit the little Start Ma France button and Voilà!
97.6% of French eat bread, but some use less frequently than others. France is a "civilization of bread" and the food is part of the traditional meal "French". Dietary habits are changing, how to eat well, but there is still and always present in our food: bread is a traditional food and modern together.
Same as above but translated into English.
Fantastic Site: General links, Language and Linguistics, Cultural Topics, Games, Geography, Free YouTube Lessons and more all on one site.
If this does not melt in your mouth, nothing will. How about a pain au chocolat, une tartelette, un éclair or a great baguette. Au revoir.
With StudentJob, the student can easily find a student job, a summer job or an internship related to their expectations, and this all over France but also abroad.
Free French / ESL Printable Worksheets. Said to be the largest collection of free french resources online.
A neat NEW find with detailed descriptions of the main languages of the world in a clear, concise way. Its scope is not only living languages but also ancient ones of historical or cultural importance. So far, "The Language Gulper" includes 131 individual language pages, 40 about families and branches and 8 about linguistic areas. These two have an insatiable appetite for ancient and modern tongues. 2013 Alejandro Gutman and Beatriz Avanzati
Lots of fun here as we go clear to the summit. Enlarge your screen please.
It's just one fun place to explore. Again, enlarge your screen.
A whole array of aids for visiting Paris, especially for first-timers.
Dozens of great vocabulary builders and all with sound. This is one great NEW FIND.
Ces sites principalement pratiques et utiles n'ont qu'un seul but : essayer de vous aider dans la connaissance du français et il y en a beaucoup. Amusez-vous bien.
The metric system originated in France in 1799 following the French Revolution although decimal units had been used in many other countries and cultures previously. A very handy link.
A German site with lots of helpful French links
You can even choose which part of France you want to explore. It's an awesome find. Discover France including information about regions, cities, communication, getting to and getting around France. Enjoy.
Learn to recognize various shops in France by their facades.
A video helps you to learn how to tell the time in French.
Need to learn some basic French phrases to help you get by?
Drag and drop the names with the pictures.
109 lessons with sound for building vocabulary. This is ONE GREAT SITE students. Learn from it.
So you think you're a Francophile. Then let's test your knowledge about France : Everything you ever wanted to know about France but didn't dare ask.
A selection of Independent hotels with character. Most hotels on this page have been awarded the official European Union eco-lable, or a French environmental quality label, notably La Clef Verte or the green key.
Every once and while someone sends me a super French site. This is one. For Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Level Students. Don't miss this one.
An array of activities that include sound files, games and links.
Learn to speak French with a smile. Videos to train your ear.
Ce site renferme plusieurs dictionnaires multilingues et un dictionnaire unilingue en anglais.
On this page, you'll be able to print or download PDF files to practice oral communication skills for beginners. A wide array of topics too.
Welcome to free, easy to follow French Tutorial, an easy and effective way to learn French on the Internet. 13 Lessons all for Free.
With visual and sound. A fun new find.
With visual and animation plus sound.
Dozens of categories of French vocabulary to explore. It's one great site for beginners.
Watch videos, Listen to Music, Read e-books, play games and Experience French in action. Make French fun.Be sure to open: Mon Portrait Physique and read a description of ten different people.
Many easy quizzes in a variety of formats. Explore the buttons at the top of the site too. This resource makes for great review for beginning students.
Learn French Online. Inside you'll find a bunch of short online lessons to give you an introduction to the language... most with audio pronunciations from a native French speaker..The French is slow and easy to understand even for the expression "euh".
For Beginners and Advanced student with sound.
Multiple Language Flashcards
Now try learning other languages using flashcards.
The latest reports on France, French politics and culture.
A welcome to my new Travel Website. This blog features a drive through of the vineyards in Alsace. You can visit sites all over the world. Always lots of helpful links for things to see and do as well. Touch the HOME button to take you to the Homepage. Merci. jeb Or go directly to: The New Travel Website
A really cool site that takes you all over the world to view close up and with 360 degree views with just your Mouse. Just move it L or R for a 360 scan. Another DON'T MISS THIS ONE. It's for every country in the world and their major attractions.
I'll save you some time here and hone in on the Louvre using the 360 Cities above.
A nice view of Monaco
Le Port of Fontvieille.
Notre Dame de la Garde and the surrounding area. Did you see the Châteam d'If out there too?
Notre-Dame at night
Another neat site with 360 Cites. Enjoy them all.
A new trailer has been released for the film Les Miserables. The latest preview highlights newcomer Samantha Barks as she sings the classic, "On My Own" -- take a look in the video and enlarge your screen and ENJOY.
A total of about 155 villages across mainland France and two in Corsica have been awarded the prestigious 'most beautiful villages of France' award. The villages are listed by region and included is a map showing all the 'beautiful villages of France' to help you find those near your destination.
Sylvia Duckworth to the rescue. A wide range of sites that will help you learn French. A plethora of information and wonderful URLs from every type you may think of. I liked it because she has my French site listed at number 2.
If you qualify, why not apply for one or more of these grants. Good deal as most are fully funded. I've done it three times already in my career. Don't count yourself out. Go for it. Apply. You have nothing to lose by trying. jeb
Yabla French is an online video magazine for French learners who wish to improve their language skills. Authentic French videos include television programs, music videos, interviews, documentaries, and travel.
This helpful site offers hundreds of free and easy audio lessons covering everything you need to know to learn French online fast. Tutorials cover basic phrases and conversation, grammar, numbers, vocabulary lists, verb conjugations, songs and much more. A very helpful site for beginners.
Orange is France's leading mobile operator and provider of Internet access. As an Internet portal, Orange offers the French news, sports, celebrities and international aid.
Literally means How it works, as its name implies, a website to find answers to questions. Comment Ça Marche has long been a site specializing in information technology since 1999. Great for those curious minds.
Leboncoin is one of the largest classifieds sites in France. It's like Craigslist in the English world. It is just fun to read through.
Note all these sites are in French language so browsing them with google translate seems a good idea. These websites are also great resources to learn French.
Match the English and French words. Simple but FUN.
Découvrez notre grande collection de jeux gratuits. Jouez gratuitement aux jeux de réflexion, jeux d'action, jeux de fille, jeux de mario et bien plus encore.
The websites on these pages represent two years of research by Maureen Burns Coutu of Rhode Island. Reference sites, lesson plan banks, articles, information, standards, schools, other resources (not only for foreign language- share them with your colleagues!)
French Study Stacks just made for teachers.
So you think that your French is pretty good. Try this and see.
An Online French Verb Conjugation Trainer plus a Free Online Vocabulary Builder.
A blog for learners of French.
From Lost in France. Tons of information.
French culture comprises dimensions of its unique tryst with social hierarchy and distinct geographical location. The influx of European influence and subsequent development of the arts has enabled France to have a profound effect on world culture.
A collection of interesting french info to create a comprehensive french culture web site from travel to fashion to the arts.
From Yahoo Voices.
69 facts is back! This time featuring the lovely country of France, because well, who can resist a country that creates superior wine, beautiful art and genetically blessed people? I think 69 facts is quite fitting. After all, who doesn't love the French? (when they are not driving, of course).
Fun facts, food, music, language & more.
A valuable site dedicated to helping members learn French by providing them a way to memorize words and their meanings. This site helps your memory to grasp more information and retain it for longer time. Access to all pages is free. Neat new site w/sound too!
Via YouTube. Nice site.
French Units - Lots of them. (Spanish down below)
Via YouTube. Nice commentary added.
In one of the world's great gastronomic cities, want to know where the locals go to satisfy their discerning tastebuds?
We dig into the mechanics of learning the French language, whether the purest French of the Académie Française , French as spoken in Québec and the rest of Canada, and French in the various former French colonies. Here you can learn about French grammar, vocabulary, and usage.
A little different but lots of fun just watching folks pass by
Je m'appelle Funny Bear
Full French Version - 134,437,897+ visits. It's a popular website indeed.
Yabla French is an online video magazine for French learners who wish to improve their language skills. Authentic French videos include television programs, music videos, interviews, documentaries, and travel. Only Yabla French offers captions in multiple languages, pitch-correct slow play, integrated dictionaries and listening exercises.
New from Google. Take in the gardens via a 360 tour.
A tremendous new site with lots of video illustrations and a wide range of topics.
Don't miss this new link. It is a great aid for learning French. That's why it's here on TOP. Ready-Made Activities. Engaging interactive tasks and printable worksheets that introduce, reinforce and recycle vocabulary. Activities are self-paced and self-correcting and include recordings by native speakers.From the State of Victoria, Australia.
And I thought that I had lots of sites. You might spend hours checking these out. This one is a WINNER! I love this site and you will too. Something for every student.
Written by Katherine Tevington, a foreign language teacher of thirty-eight years, Ways and Means of Engaging Language Learners offers activities that stretch, involve, and present meaningful engagement for students in any target language. Examples are in French. See and hear more in the video on TeacherTube and YouTube.
Another Great NEW Discovery. Listen to the verbs conjugated. Well done.
This is a multiple help site. Tenses and all.
From the Univ. of Texas. Taken from the textbook by the same name. Many helpful links.
If you've been studying French for a while and want to see how you're doing, or you took classes years ago and wonder if anything stuck with you, see what you know with this French proficiency test.
First choose one or more topics from the selection below and press 'enter' from a huge list of topics.
About RealFrench.net Channel Welcome to RealFrench.net's YouTube channel. Here you'll find clips in French of favourite UK / US films and TV programmes to support French learning.
Instructions:: Cliquez sur les noms des nations et des territoires dans la liste.
France Travel Info is designed to assist with the unknown logistics of the train system, car rental, metros and hotels.
A very complete Table of Contents on a good variety of topics.
Brain Training Games with a focus on building simple vocabulary.
An online translation software and tools for Text Translation.
French Grammar and French GCSE Topics.
Conjugasion de tous les verbes.
Many many (7887) exercises and drills on most every topic imaginable. A totally LOADED site.
A great new addition to all the sites below.
Colorful sites for learning vocabulary, grammar, verbs, phrases, eating terms and more by Annette.
Pour connaître vos points forts et vos points faibles en français. Another GREAT NEW FIND.
I ran across this by accident and it is a wonderful 25 minute video by YouTube with great quality. Enjoy the tour.
This is great for a good review of First-Year French
A super means to view Paris from up high to precisely street by street. It's a great map.
You may already be aware of this neat site. If not, it has been "buried" below, and I wanted you to be able to access it more easily. So I put it up here. It is loaded and very helpful for drilling hundreds of French verbs, vocabulary and helpful everyday expressions. It's a GREAT NEW FIND.
No, there is definitely more to it than physical characteristics alone.
A fun way to teach counting, numbers and more just by singing.
A long list of French lessons including the alphabet, basic greetings, grammar, conjugation and more.
Climb aboard the TGV for five minutes and set a new world speed record 574.8 km/h 3 April 2007.
Be sure to enlarge your screen for the full impact. Fun!
Developed by Phillipe Aubry.
I highly useful site for building listening comprehension, verb use, as well as building a good knowledge of French grammar.
Select the phrases that you want to learn from a long list of choices. These cover a wide variety of French topics, including the numbers in French, French days, French greetings and the months in French. All the phrases have audio recorded by a native speaker. This is one great new "find" and the sound enhances the resource. Be sure to give it a try.
Offers a wide range of materials to help you learn French.Pick up some basic phrases or expand your vocabulary - many more features coming soon! Great new addition from the UK.
Don't miss this one.
Welcome to CAPL, the source for authentic images for language learning. 1126 images of culturally rich France. By Michael R. Shaughnessy, Ph.D / Developed and maintained by Washington & Jefferson College.
A one-stop site for everything about France and French and very well presented.
Over one million "Hits" a year. Enjoy this one. It is really not new, just a renewal reminder.
Here Experience the Essence of France.
A great new FIND that is loaded with the culture of France.
"J'ai oublié de vivre" - Listen for words you can understand.
Where Should You Begin When Learning Basic French?
Phrases, Alphabet, Colors, Numbers and Books by Beth Manners.
A performance on the Russian Bar, recorded for Chinese television at the Circus Festival of Monte Carlo. The final stunt is unbelievable!
Greetings / Take a Lesson / View as a List / Play a Game.
You can do the same with Verbs and Where are you from?
47 French lessons.
285 minutes to learn French.
Lots and lots of video examples
Gallery, Highlights, Cities and Maps.
Everything you will want to know about French cities and popular sites
beigeThis is a "one stop shop".
New text and exercises on television for AS French. Ice-breaking activities for advanced level. Resources from Ripon Grammar School
Lots of information here for beginners.
Open books for an Open World. Five levels of lessons.
Lots of lots of help here for learning French.
Try this one / Your Webmaster
Fill in the missing words in this French song.
Etre La Hauteur by Emmanuel Moire. Play the video and hear the song.
Four levels of skill building.
A new and fun site / Your Webmaster
---A super collection of photos from all over France
Practice French vocabulary and understand French I and II grammar, sentence structure, and conversations!
These free CliffsNotes articles can help you when doing homework and taking vocabulary and language comprehension tests.
Handy phrasebooks in several languages.
I have used these handy little guides for years.
You will find them very handy on your travels overseas. Your Webmaster
The International Francophile Portal
We have gathered together here a number of free French language lessons and language courses for those learning French, along with some other French language resources, such as French online courses and exercises, podcasts, video lessons, alphabets, dictionaries, lexicons, verb conjugations, language communities, newspapers, articles, and books. Most of these sites will be in English, although a number are multilingual in nature.
Dozens of them right here for teachers and students.
---From Direct Hit.
---Breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from The New York Times.
---A clock for the rest of the world as well.
Weather, sun setting, moon phases, and much more here.
---Giant waves pound the coast and lighthouses w/ 1.2 million visits.
The web's leading English language source for travel in Provence France, with maps, travel information, hotels, photos, and detailed sections on villages, gastronomy, wine, sports, trains. Top 10 destinations in the Southwest part of Provence Beyond.
Episode #1 via YouTube
We meet Madame Mimi, the new concierge, and the people who live in the apartment building where she will be working.
PS I like this one a lot. Great for Beginners. Your Webmaster
Major cities : Paris (Capital), Marseilles, Lyon, Toulouse and Nice.
Available Informations : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Unemployment, Map, Photo, Hotel and Weather.
French Vocabulary, French Grammar and French Interactive Readings.
It's back. Le Ballon Rouge
PHONOLOGY AND WRITING, MORPHOLOGY, SYNTAX & DERIVATION.
Verbs and vocabulary review and lots of them.
This is a loaded site with various topics and with sound
A wide variety of topics are treated and the format is very well done. It is not new, just rediscovered and is a great site.
Dozens of them
Overseas departments, territories and major cities.
You can spend hours here just admiring his photography. A real trove.
Check out the Related Sites and a host of others. Great resource here folks.
Super shots of this magnificent site.
An introduction and some great practice units.
Loads of Help and info for anyone trying to learn French.
Animation galore and many categories
Greetings, Directions, Shopping, Number, Dining Out and Basic Phrases. All very useful for travelers.
A closeup view of all portions of the country. This source will let you explore 7 million world places.
Lots of fun games for younger students with sound.
Mostly for younger learners fo French.
For Kids and for Teachers.
94 Virtual Tourist Videos on the City of Light (La Ville Lumière).
A short list of useful links to help you learn French.
A performance on the Russian Bar, recorded for Chinese television at the Circus Festival of Monte Carlo. The final stunt is unbelievable! PS Enlarge your screen too.
Discover Paris through 7,908 stunning travel slideshows about Paris.
Quizzes to Help You Learn and Review French Vocabulary
Hundreds of photos of cities and landscapes in the world pictures in Panoramio. A great addition to all language sites above. Choose the country then the specific areas or cities.
The TOP TEN French websites by categories.
Boone Grove Middle School has much to offer students and teachers of French.
General vocabulary building and practice,songs, videos and eStories.
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When starting to learn French, it is always a good idea to memorize the most common words first. This will enable you to understand many more situations than if you were leaning your French vocabulary from random sources. Here's the list of most common French words along with their English translation.
New from Google. Take in the gardens via a 360 tour.
By giving you lots and lots of practice with the verbs, the tenses, the vocabulary, the expressions which will give your writing and speaking quality, listening and a lot more.
International street dancing competition in France. This is some pretty awesome dancing for over seven minutes. Enjoy!
Aussie Educator for the French Language
Mon Petit Coin Français
Fun French Facts
More French Facts
French Lessons Galore
French Videos for Beginners
Songs, fruit, numbers, body parts and more
Monument Jeu D'Enfant
Par ici la visite.
A view of Paris
An awesome experience all in French.
Glencoe's Bon Voyage series
French Tongue Twisters
A Vos Plumes / The French Writing Center
French Verb Busters
Top French Verbs
Hear the numbers between 0 and 20
Learn to pout your lips and make French sounds
Welcome to the world of languages
10 Most popular kids' sites in French
French for Kids
Livre de coloriage sur internet
A colorful site for learning new vocabulary/Super for FLES
A super site for learning new vocabulary...lots of words/Great for FLES
French for Kids - French Resources for Children
Learn French and have fun with games & activities for children
BBC Schools - Primary French
French Songs for Children
Ah! Vous dirai-je maman.
French For Children - YouTube
Teach your Children French with Professor Toto - You Tube
Kids-R-Crafty Game Site
KidsCom in French
French for Kids and Teens
Teaching Kids French - lesson plans, ideas, inspiration
French for Kids from Chillola
FrenchAbout.com multiple sites for kids
French Games for Kids
Sites Pour Enfants
Teaching Children French - Best Method
How To Learn Any Language
Interactive Games in French
Learn travel expressions in several languages before you travel right here with YouTube.
A Hatsune Miku: Japanese HOLOGRAPH Plays Sold Out Concerts
Want to view the rest of my Best Japanese Websites? Susan Boyle - Britains Got Talent 2009 Episode 1 A Quick Translator
English to FRENCH Instant Translator
Bonjour - Learn French Online
The Do-All Directory from About-France
Table of contents - sitemap : a full list of pages on the About-France.com website.
Surface Languages French Homepage
Text to speech translator
MANY ADDITIONAL TRANSLATOR SITES HERE
Le Monde Francophone
Tons of help from Swarthmore College
Le Point du FLE/in French on many topics
The Neel Method
FLALE / French Learning and Language Exchange
RFI - Langue française - apprendre - Great new site with lots of links
Tips for Learning Another Language
French Language Games - A GREAT NEW FIND
Top 100 French Websites by ALEXA
FRENCH TODAY.. a loaded site with lots of listening practice
An on-line French audio dictionary with thousands of sound files, accompanying text, and video clips /Very Rich!
All Things French by Mel Belin
CNN News about France
France Travel Secrets
Best Places to Visit in France
A real cool video on Rocamadour in SW France
French Culture & Education in the US
Multiple Language Dictionary Site
REVERSO Language Translator/Powerful and accurate
Majstro Translation Dictionary
Lots of Caplan-Carbin's French Sites
20 Activities to help you learn French
Douglas Brick's Multiple French Links
Learn to speak French online
Language Guide for Fr Grammar
French For Homeschooling
Internet sites for France and French studies
U of Virginia Grammar Guides
Grammar Links from the UK
More Grammar Links from the UK
French For Beginners: Olivier Malet
French Vocabulary Builders/Nice!
Voice Crafters: French voice talent
Les coulisses du pouvoir en Bourbonnais
Saber Francés - Learning French is fun with this site from Saber Francés
Les signes diacritiques et typographiques/listening practice
ClicNet: Français langue étrangère
M. Lastinger's Collection of French sites
Songs for teaching French
La Marseillaise / French National Anthem
Sing along ALOUETTE
Another Sing along / Alouette / A student favorite.
Une petite, deux petites, trois petites fleurs / Chanson
> Frère Jacques / Chantons ensemble!
La Chanson Française & Francophone
Paroles de Chansons Francophones
Les Saucissons Chauds
Yahoo France/ Les Actualités
Vocabulaire illustré en français
Le Petit Vélo Rouge Animé
Le Lexique de Middlebury
Reader's Digest: Enrichissez votre vocabulaire
Index Expressions Idiomatiques
Les Meilleurs Sites
Français Langue Étrangère
Activités pédagogiques sur le net
l'Histoire de Blanche Neige via YouTube
Video de Cendrillon
Annuaire les meilleurs sites web
Les meilleurs sites internet en France
Les meilleurs sites d'après GOOGLE.fr
Language Tools from GOOGLE
O Canada sung with French subtitles
Une Centaine de Sites d'intérêt
Portail pour les Profs de Français | un site très riche
Paris Histoire de France
La Petite Histoire de France/Magazine
La France à Travers des âges
France in Photos
Super Site for Photos of France
Paris - full coverage on Gridskipper
An awesome view of Paris at night with a 360 degree swing.
La Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris
Stock Photos of France
Weborama | Les Meilleurs Sites
Fédération Nationale des Offices de Tourisme
Les Meilleurs Sites de France
Meilleurs Sites Pour Enfants
Jouez avec Caillou
L'Annuaire Français du Téléphone
Liens Utiles/20.000 références
Encyclopédie Larousse sur Internet
Let's Visit Paris
A walking tour of Paris
PARIS Deluxe Guide, Videos, slideshows, stories etc. by experts
Paris Quiz from National Geographic
A new travel guide with tons of information/Strong Site
Discover the Best of Paris
Paris Travel Guide from You.Travel
Bonjour Paris... great new site
Paris On A Shoestring
Alta Vista on Paris
Wanadoo searches Paris
Visit France with travel guide
Travel Study Guide/Visit France and Learn
TripAdvisor takes you to Paris
Wikitravel's Info on Paris
Lonely Planet's info on Paris
Notre-Dame de Paris/Historic Overview
Things to do in Paris
All about the Metro/RATP
A very nice Metro Map of Paris
Aids for almost everything in Paris
Paris From the Air Views
Paris Via YouTube
The Paris Page
Et voici le Moulin Rouge
900 Hotels in Paris... Book one here
The Eiffel Tower in Paris
3 Eiffel Tower Web Cams
Site Officiel de La Tour Eiffel
Metropole Paris/Rik Erickson
Bonjour Paris/Great Information Here
Google explores Paris
France from A to Z
French Language & History/ALS Intl
French History Trivia Questions
French Trivia Questions
Fun Trivia on a wide variety of topics
French Culture Facts and Trivia Questions
French Culture Tests
French Quizzes and Trivia
French Trivia Quizzes and Fun Facts
French Trivia Questions
Tidbits and Trivia on France
Info on the major sites to see in Paris
Paris City Breaks/The was to see Paris
Paris Trivia for Beginners
World Heritage Sites in France
Discovering the Regions of France
Expatica's Regions of France
The Regions of France
Porvin's Learning Resources for French
Weborama...best French sites listing
Crawler's Best French Websites
Facts on France
French Country Information w/ Rick Steves
Hundreds of web sites on France
Tous les départements en France
France and things French/ P. Pib "Burns
French Gestures/a study
Understanding and using French gestures
Let's Review French gestures and learn some more
A compilation of French sites from CSUDH (Cal State University Dominguez Hills)
Official Site for the French Gov. Tourist Office
Lots of good French resources from Angelfire
The World Fact Book on France
Life in France... What it is all about
French cheese guide at Cheese France
Fine dining in France
Your guide to well-known Paris Restaurants
Learn to cook in Provence
How to Make a Tarte Aux Pommes
French Food & Easy French Recipes
Easy French Food...lots of recipes
French food cuisine, food and recipes
French Feast/Finest French Foods
La Boîte à 18.000 Recettes
Mama Lisa's World
Mama Lisa's World in French
Charles DeGaulle..."How do you expect me to govern a country that has over 400 kinds of cheese and 300 ways to prepare an omelette?"
On his death bed Charles DeGaulle's close friend asked him... "How will France ever survive without you General?" His response..."The world's cemeteries are full of irreplaceable people!" N'est-ce pas?
Brittanica on France
49 of the Top French Sites on the Internet for learners
Some Other Top Sites from France
CCSF Language Center French Links
Les 10 Châteaux les plus visités
The most famous castles in France
Les Châteaux de la Loire
Castles in Centre Region - Loire Valley
All about Chenonceau w/photos
All about Chambord w/photos
France Balade: Les Châteaux
A list of the major Châteaux in France
Rent a Châteaux in France
Cool. Simply a cool classy old bistro don't you think?
"Monolingualism Can Be Cured"
Learn some more French today!
A few "leftovers" way down here for you to surf through
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Free French Lessons
This site provides lessons for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels and now WITH SOUND.
Quizzes and Drills
This site provides 40 short quizzes to test your knowledge while you learn French.
This site provides printable .pdf flashcards to help children and adults learn French.
English to French Picture Dictionary
This online dictionary provides nearly 1,500 illustrated dictionary entries to help you learn French.
This has interactive and printable quizzes and activities to help you learn numbers in French.
French Family and Culture
This activity provides information on French culture and family organization, as well as the French words for different family members.
Tools for Learning French
This site provides verb practice and conjugating tool to help you learn French.
Moi J'adore le Français
Toc Toc Toc!
Moi, j'adore la France