As a teacher, I’ve noticed that tipping in France can be a bit confusing for students. In this blog post, I’m going to list 10 things everyone should know about French tipping etiquette. Whether you’re visiting Paris for the first time or you’re a seasoned Francophile, make sure you read through this list! By the end, you’ll be an expert on French tipping culture and will know exactly how much to give your waiter or waitress. Bon voyage!
Café au lait, café crème, café noir. Do any of these sound familiar? These are all types of coffee that can be found in France. What may not be so familiar to some is the way that French people drink their coffee. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at the different ways that French people enjoy their coffee, whether it’s at a café or at home. So pour yourself a cup and join us as we explore the world of French coffee!
Here is an essential question to which one must absolutely know the answer when studying French: does the French manicure come from France?
There’s a lot of debate over where the French manicure actually came from. Some say France, while others claim it originated in the United States. So, who’s right? The answer may surprise you…
Do you want to understand the French? Do you want to know what they really say when they speak? I will teach you some of the most common gestures and facial expressions used in France, so you can finally understand them!
And with each gesture, you’ll get a series of vocabulary words or colloquial expressions that the French really use every day.
When it comes to food, the French know how to do things right. From baguettes and cheese to wine and dessert, the French have mastered the art of cuisine. So what is their secret? How do they eat so well? In this blog post, we’ll show you how to eat like a French person – and enjoy some of the best food in the world!
Bon appétit !
Hey, students of French! (And everyone else, too!) Did you know that Bastille Day is coming up on July 14th? In case you’re not familiar with it, Bastille Day is a major French holiday that commemorates the storming of the Bastille prison in Paris back in 1789. There will be lots of celebrations going on all over France, so if you get a chance, be sure to check it out! Vive la France!
If you’re a French student, you’ve probably watched a lot of YouTube videos to help improve your language skills. But who are the most popular French YouTubers? And what kind of content do they produce? In this blog post, we’ll take a look at some of the most popular French YouTubers and discuss the type of content they produce. We’ll also give you some tips on how to improve your French by watching YouTube videos. So, without further ado, let’s get started!
Every year, I have the pleasure of teaching a French class to some of the most talented and motivated students at our school. This year, one of my new students asked me if Lily Collins – actress and daughter of musician Phil Collins – could speak french. Hoping to set the record straight (and amuse my class in the process), I did a little research…
If you’ve ever been to France, you know that the French really know how to kiss. But is it really all that different from anywhere else? According to legend, the French invented kissing, and they’re the best at it. But is there any truth to this claim? Let’s take a look at the history of kissing and see what we can learn.