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French Phrases and Vocabulary

French Phrases and Vocabulary

Welcome to the Aderalingua French Vocabulary course. This is a free, online course to help you learn to speak the French language. The vocabulary lessons cover topics such as common phrases, people, clothes, nature, the house, kitchen items, colors, and transportation. Pictures are used to help you associate the French words with the objects they represent. Many useful phrases are included in the lessons to help improve your conversation skills.

Most lessons contain online flashcards to help you learn these useful French words and phrases. Some of the lessons also include quizzes.

Let's get started learning French.


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Unit 1 - Useful French Phrases

This unit includes some very common French phrases. Flashcards and quizzes are included in the lessons to help you learn these useful phrases.

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Lesson 1 - Introductions and Greetings

In this lesson you'll learn some useful French phrases for introducing yourself and greeting people.
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Lesson 2 - Common Phrases

In this lesson you'll learn some common French phrases that are used in everyday life.

Unit 2 - French Vocabulary

This unit covers some very common French vocabulary. Online flashcards and quizzes are included in the lessons.

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Lesson 1 - Colors

In this lesson you'll learn the French words for common colors.
Numbers

Lesson 2 - Numbers

In this lesson you'll learn the French words for cardinal and ordinal numbers.
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Lesson 3 - People

In this lesson you'll learn some French words and phrases related to people, family, and the human body.
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Lesson 4 - Household Items

In this lesson you'll learn the French words related to the house, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, living room, and yard.
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Lesson 5 - Nature

In this lesson you'll learn the French words for natural objects, animals, and plants. Phrases used in talking about the weather are also included.
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Lesson 6 - Transportation

In this lesson you'll learn some French words related to transportation. Useful phrases to use at train stations, bus stations and airports are also included.
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Lesson 7 - Date and Time

In this lesson you'll learn some common French words and phrases related to dates and times.
Maison Carrée in Nîmes

Lesson 8 - Adjectives

In this lesson you'll learn some very common French adjectives, along with a brief introduction on how to use adjectives in a French sentence.
Coffee

Lesson 9 - Food and Drink

In this lesson you'll learn French words for food and drinks. Useful phrases to use at restaurants and cafés are also included.
City

Lesson 10 - In the City

In this lesson you'll learn French words related to towns and cities. Some useful phrases for asking directions and shopping are also included.
Clothes

Lesson 11 - Clothes

In this lesson you'll learn French words and phrases related to clothes and clothing items, such as jackets, shirts, pants, and shoes.
Avignon

Lesson 12 - Verbs

In this lesson you'll learn how to use verbs in the French language. The present, past, and future tenses of some very common regular and irregular French verbs are also included.
Estaing

Lesson 13 - Prepositions

This lesson introduces French prepositions. Common prepositions, as well as examples of how they are used in a sentence are also included.
Beziers

Lesson 14 - Adverbs

This lesson introduces French adverbs. Common adverbs, as well as examples of how they are used in a sentence, are also included.

Unit 3 - French Stories

This unit contains short stories in French. The English version of each story is shown beside the French version to help your understanding of the story. The aim of these stories is to improve your reading comprehension in French and increase your French vocabulary. Don't worry about understanding every French word in the story. The more you read the story, the better your comprehension will become.

Book

Blanche-Neige (Snow White)

Blanche-Neige (Snow White) in French and English. Improve your comprehension of the French language with this short story.

French Learning Resources

This section contains a list of resources to help you learn to speak the French language.

The following pages discuss French grammar.

Youtube video showing how to pronounce some basic French phrases.

Google Translate provides French to English and English to French translations.

Project Gutenberg has some free French ebooks.

Librivox has some free audiobooks in French.

There are several online news sites in French.

Listen to online radio to help improve your listening skills.