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Top 10 Lines You Need for Introducing Yourself in French

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  • Je m’appelle Jacqueline.
    My name is Jacqueline.

  • Je viens de France.
    I’m from France.

  • J’habite à Paris.
    I live in Paris.

  • J’apprends le français depuis un an.
    I’ve been learning French for a year.

  • J’apprends le français sur FrenchPod101.com.
    I’m learning French at FrenchPod101.com.

  • Bonjour, enchanté(e) de faire votre connaissance.
    Hello, it’s nice to meet you.

  • J’ai 27 ans.
    I’m 27 years old.

  • Je suis enseignant(e).
    I’m a teacher.

  • Un de mes passe-temps est la lecture.
    One of my hobbies is reading.

  • J’aime écouter de la musique.
    I enjoy listening to music.

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    Hello Listener,

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    10 Monthly Goals to become fluent in French

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    Hey French Learner!

    Shortcuts for learning and tips to remember French words are useful but it’s even also important to fix objectives to reach every month! What Is Your Language Learning Goal for the Month?
    In your journey to become fluent and conversational here are 10 monthly goals you can go after!

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    1) I’ll finish Survival Phrases series on FrenchPod101.com by listening to two lesson a day.

    2) I’ll give a 3 minute introductory speech in French to my French friends.

    3) I’ll finish reading one French book by reading 10 pages a day.

    4) I’ll pass my French test.

    5) I’ll write 10 postcards in French to my French friends.

    6) I’ll memorize 5 French songs.

    7) I’ll finish memorizing 350 words with Flashcards on FrenchPod101.com.

    8 ) I’ll fully understand one French movie by watching it every day.

    9) I’ll learn how to talk about past, present and future events.

    10) I’ll master 150 words by memorizing 5 words a day.

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    How to be a Good Lover in France

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    Click here to listen how to pronounce those lovely words!

    - Je vous aime.
    I love you.

    - Tu comptes tant pour moi.
    You mean so much to me.

    - Veux-tu sortir avec moi?
    Will you be my Valentine?

    - Tu es si belle.
    You’re so beautiful.

    - Je vois en toi plus qu’un(e) ami(e).
    I think of you as more than a friend.

    - Une centaine de coeurs seraient trop peu nombreux pour transporter tout mon amour pour toi.
    A hundred hearts would be too few to carry all my love for you.

    - L’amour est simplement l’amour. Il ne pourra jamais être expliqué.
    Love is just love. It can never be explained.

    - Tu es si beau/belle.
    You’re so handsome.

    - J’ai le béguin pour toi.
    I’ve got a crush on you.

    - Tu me donnes envie d’être un homme meilleur.
    You make me want to be a better man.

    - Que tout ce que tu fais se fasse dans l’amour.
    Let all that you do be done in love.

    - Tu es mon soleil, mon amour.
    You are my sunshine, my love.

    - Les mots ne peuvent pas décrire mon amour pour toi.
    Words can’t describe my love for you.

    - Nous sommes faits pour être ensemble.
    We were meant to be together.

    - Si vous pensiez à quelqu’un en lisant ceci, vous êtes certainement amoureux/amoureuse.
    If you were thinking about someone while reading this, you’re definitely in love.

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    6 Reasons to Learn a Language Before You Travel!

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    There are plenty of destinations where you can get by with English, but sometimes you want to do better than just ‘get by’. Here are 6 reasons you should learn the basics of the language of your next trip destination.

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    1. You will be able to discover your destination better than other tourists.

    Getting by is one thing, but actually experiencing a trip abroad is quite another. No amount of guidebooks and online research can compensate for a basic lack of language ability. Speaking the language of your destination permits you to explore that destination beyond the regular tourist traps. Your language skills will not only allow you to dig into all the hidden gems of your destination, but they will also allow you to mingle with the locals to get a true experience on your holiday. Think of it this way: you’re not restricted to talking to the people at the tourist desk anymore.

    2. Knowing how to communicate with local police or medical personnel can be life-saving.

    Before you leave for your destination, make sure you learn how to ask for help in that destination’s local tongue. Do you know how to ask the waiter if this dish has peanuts in it? Or tell your host family that you’re allergic to fish? Can you tell the local doctor where it hurts? Moreover, an awareness of an environment improves your chance of remaining safe inside it. For example, walking around a busy marketplace, dazzled by an unfamiliar language, signs and accents will instantly render any tourist a more attractive mark for pickpockets. Communicating with other people, asking questions and looking confident will make you look like a semi-local yourself, and will ward off potential thieves.

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    3. It helps you relax.

    Traveling is much less stressful when you understand what that announcement at the airport was saying, or if this bus line reaches your hotel. These things stress you out when traveling and they disappear when you understand the language. This allows you to focus on planning your trip in a better, easier way.

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    4. Speaking the language can provide you with a way to get to know people you’d never otherwise have the opportunity to speak with.

    Sometimes those relationships turn into friendships, and other times they’re nothing more than a lively conversation. Either way, as Nelson Mandela said: “If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” When you approach someone – even staff at a store or restaurant – with English, rather than their own language, an invisible divide has already been erected. Making even a small effort to communicate in the language of the place you’re visiting can go a long way and you’ll find many more doors open up to you as a result.

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    5. You’ll be a better ambassador for your country.

    If we’re honest with ourselves, we know very little about other countries and cultures, especially the local politics. And what we do know is often filtered to us by the media, which tends to represent only certain interests. When you can speak the local language, you’re able to answer questions that curious locals have about your country and culture. Are you frustrated with how your country is presented in global news? Are you embarrassed by your country’s leaders and want to make it clear that not everyone is like that where you’re from? This is a very good opportunity to share your story with people who have no one else to ask. We all have a responsibility to be representatives of the place we come from.

    6. Learning another language can fend off Alzheimer’s, keep your brain healthy and generally make you smarter.

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    Top 15 tips to remember words when learning French

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    Hey French learner!

    We recently gave you some shortcuts to learn French.
    In your journey to become fluent and conversational in less time that is needed to say “Gotta catch ‘em all”, we will this time give you the Top 15 tips to remember words!

    1. Use repetition: reading, writing and speaking words over and over again.

    2. Associate words with drawings, pictures and funny scenes.

    3. Try to use the language routinely in the context of daily life.

    4. Reading as much as possible, especially the newspaper, helps you to remember words.

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    5. Learn about the roots of words and how different words are related to each other.

    6. Speak as often as possible with native speakers.

    7. Categorize new words with other related words that you already know.

    8. Be persistent in practicing everyday by talking to your family or your dog, even though they don’t understand you.

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    9. Say words out loud so that you can actually hear them.

    10. Associate new words with words that sound similar in your native language.

    11. Listen to songs and memorize the lyrics.

    12. Often watch TV or YouTube videos that are designed for young children.

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    13. Associate new words with stories, games or movies.

    14. Try to use the new word in a simple sentence so you learn whole phrases, not just individual words.

    15. Try to think in French, so it becomes natural to your thought process.

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    The Top 5 Shortcuts To Learning French!

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    Hey Listeners!

    So you’ve decided to study French, now what?

    Chances are you’re looking to become fluent and conversational as fast as possible, right? Well then, look no further! This is the list for you!

    Without further ado, here are the top 5 shortcuts to learning French!

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    1. Create A Study Schedule And Set Some Goals:
    This one may seem obvious, but you’d be surprised how many unorganized language learners there are in the world! Creating a schedule allows you to manage your time wisely, enabling you to free up time to study consistently. Goals are also a key component of learning French. These give you motivation and something to strive for.

    2. Make It Fun:
    You may roll your eyes at this one, but it’s true! If you learn how to make your study time enjoyable, chances are you’ll be more inclined to study! Try changing it up every now and then with something new. Watch a TV show in French or listen to some French music! The sky is the limit!

    3. Find A Language Partner:
    This is one surefire way to improve your conversational skills. Having a language partner allows you to practice your target language in a conversational manner. This will help you gain fluency even faster!

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    4. Use Word Lists To Build Up A Solid Vocabulary:
    This is a great way to build up your fluency, one word at a time. At FrenchPod101, you can use one of our many word lists. Choose whichever topic you want to study and go!

    5. Make Mistakes:
    Lastly, don’t be afraid to make mistakes! In fact, make a lot of them! Nothing helps you improve more than correcting your own errors. If you catch yourself saying something wrong, you’re likely to remember it the next time around. So just remember, everyone makes mistakes! Learn from them!

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    Again, there is no magical, overnight way to learn French. However, doing a few or all of these will help you out substantially. And remember, if you’re really interested in getting on the fast-track to fluency, sign up for a FREE lifetime account at FrenchPod101.com now!

    The Top 10 French Words & Phrases For Going On A Date

    The Top 10 Words You'll Need For A Date!

    Hey Listeners!

    Summer is here and love is in the air! But are you going to be able to go on that date with that special someone… who only speaks French?!

    Step up your game with our Top 10 French words and phrases for going on a date! And don’t forget to sign up for a FREE (Yes, it’s a FREE account) lifetime account at FrenchPod101.com to further your skills even more!

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    1. I love you.
    Je vous aime.

    2. You’re so beautiful.
    Tu es si belle.

    3. Kiss
    bisou

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    4. Love
    aimer

    5. I think of you as more than a friend.
    Je vois en toi plus qu’un(e) ami(e).

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    6. Girlfriend
    petite amie

    7. I’ve got a crush on you.
    J’ai le béguin pour toi.

    8. Date
    rendez-vous

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    9. Heart
    coeur

    10. We were meant to be together.
    Nous sommes faits pour être ensemble.

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    P.S. If you are in a really lovey dovey mood, check out some of these related word lists!
    1. The Top 10 Phrases You Always Want To Hear
    2. 15 Love Phrases for Valentine’s Day
    3. Must-Know Valentine’s Day Vocabulary
    4. Introduce Yourself In French
    5. The Top 10 Conversational Phrases In French

    To Do or not to Do on the Beach in France

    Learn some French basic phrases to fully enjoy your holidays in France!

    Voilà l’été! Ok,not yet… We are only in April but the months of July and August are highly awaited by many, it is vacation time!

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    Do French people like to go to the beach?

    Numerous people are taking their summer vacations in order to go to the beach. French usually spend a weekend or three weeks at the beach.

    So if I wanted to go to the beach in France, where should I go?

    The most fashionable beaches are on the:

  • English Channel: Cherbourg, Honfleur…
  • Atlantic ocean: Biarritz, Saint Jean du luz…
  • Mediterranean sea: Cannes, Nice, Marseilles…
  • They are the main sea resort in France, and the destination should depend on what people want to do.

    The Atlantic side especially Biarritz where the waves are big, is a surfing spot. There is a famous surfing competition there every summer. All the Atlantic coast is also great for Jet skiing.

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    For partying the French Riviera along the Mediterranean sea is the best. Oui, you can enjoy beach private parties with famous international DJs and if you are lucky, you can make VIPs friends who would invite you to the night parties on luxury yachts.

    For Family vacation, the North if you don’t mind Stone Beaches and cooler water or the Atlantic is also nice. Useful precision. You have to take care about tides when you go to the beach because in France, they are as fast as a horse running. I don’t know if your horse runs but tides in French is “les marées”. Les marries.

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    Are French beaches free?

    Most of them are free, but you may have to pay to go to private beaches.

    What to eat on the beach? Cheese?

    No, no we don’t, we don’t. We eat “chouchous”. Chouchou are peanuts with caramel. T here is a guy who yells: chouchou, chouchou! Many people want to sell you things on the beach. Don’t hesitate to ignore them or just say I don’t speak French with an American accent and they would not bother you again.

    What about attitude ?

    Try to not to be loud and noisy. Don’t play music with a sound system as there will be probably one on the beach.

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    Other recommendations?

    Keep an eye on your stuff on the beach. Don’t leave your bag alone. French are nice but who knows!

    Learn some French basic phrases to fully enjoy your holidays in France!

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