Learning French

Recommended books, audio books and tapes to help you to learn the French language.

101 French Proverbs with MP3 Disc

101 French ProverbsThe grass IS greener with this French proverb book, enhanced with mini-conversations on an MP3 disc. Adding proverbs to your language skills opens up a whole new way for you to express yourself. But to translate commonly known proverbs word-for-word from your own language into another doesn't work...

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Rapid French

Rapid FrenchRapid French uses the earworms learning method, it not only anchors words and phrases into your memory in a very short time, it also fits in with busy lives, saving time. You can learn in a traffic jam, on the Underground, while jogging, doing the ironing…where and when you want to...

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Fun Ways for Kids to Learn French

learn frenchOrchard Toys have a great selection of fun ways designed in association with Linguaphone to help children learn French. From the popular game Cherchons Le Mot to Les Courses a Faire a French version of the fun Shopping List Game ...

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IRISPen Translator 6

IRISPenThe IRISPen Translator is a neat gadget that scans text and instantly translates it. You use it just like a highlighter pen - simply slide the IRISPen over printed information from newspapers, magazines, faxes or letters, etc.

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French in "10 Minutes a Day"

French in 10 Minutes a Day

This comprehensive kit includes: six CDs with eight hours of personalised audio instruction and a 132-page book as well as bonus study tools including 150 Sticky Labels...

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Nod Off in French: A Laid-back Approach to Learning

Nod Off in FrenchThis is an easy accessible way of revising French for those who prefer listening to reading. Particularly aimed at those fed up of dipping in and out of the language but who still have no overall grasp of it.

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Isync French: Audio and Visual Language Learning on the Go!

Isync FrenchIsync French gives you both audio and visual language learning on the Go! It works with your iPod or any portable media player and each word or phrase is displayed on the screen as you hear it...

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Harrap's Pardon My French!

Pardon My FrenchA runaway bestseller since its launch, Pardon My French! is a pocket-sized dictionary of French and English slang as it is spoken today...

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Fun Ways to Learn French on Your iPod or MP3

MP3 playerIf your New Years resolution involves getting to grips with the French language then why not put your iPod or MP3 player to good use and get into learning French with a range of French language courses and lessons ready to download in MP3 format.

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1001 Most Useful French Words

1001 Most Useful French WordsAlthough this handy paperback is only 54 pages it's crammed with as the title suggests 1001 of the most useful French words. It places each word in context helping you to understand the true meaning and is conveniently divided into three sections.

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Easy Learning French Grammar

Easy Learning French GrammarA rebranded edition of the grammar designed to accompany the widely acclaimed Collins Easy Learning French, offers beginners a clear and easy-to-understand guide to the verbs and grammar of French...

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Dictionary of French Slang and Colloquial Expressions

Dictionary of French SlangTextbook knowledge of a language will only take you so far. Most languages have a large amount of slang utilized by those speaking it. Entries include grammatical information, the definition in English, a sentence or phrase to illustrate usage, and an English translation of the example and, where applicable...

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Pardon My French: Unleash Your Inner Gaul

Pardon My French: Unleash Your Inner GaulForget the French you learnt at school. Based on twenty years of hard-won knowledge, Pardon My French takes you through all the words you need to survive, shows how and why they work, and steers you past all the pitfalls and potential embarrassments of speaking French in France.

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Speak the Culture: France: Be Fluent in French Life and Culture

Speak the CultureFor those already in love with France not to mention the ever-increasing legions of converts, Speak the Culture: France will be an invaluable aid and companion...

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101 French Proverbs

101 French Proverbs101 French Proverbs is a delightful introduction to the colourful and insightful proverbs that French speakers use every day.

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