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French Resources

Below you will find useful web-based resources to practice French outside the classroom.

 

Première classe

An interesting website for beginners in French to gain comprehension and practice in a user-friendly environment.

 

Language Games

s it possible to learn while playing games?
Of course it is! The games you will find here are much more effective at helping you acquire foreign language skills than other types of exercises

 

ELanguage School

eLanguage School has a compilation of resources for many languages

 

Lang Media

This is a wonderful site with authentic video, organized by theme, in French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese --and other languages, too

 

Languages through the BBC

Based on the BBC's TV courses in French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and other languages, this site contains audio comprehension checks.

 

TV Bistro

This site enables users to watch TV channels from all over the world --for free!

 

Portals to the World

This site contains links to information about other nations and areas of the world. They are arranged by country or area with the links for each sorted  nto a wide range of broad categories.


Resources for French

Australian site containing games and "game templates" so that you can build your own games


Langue française
http://www.tv5.org/TV5Site/lf/langue_francaise.php


Quel temps fait-il?
http://www.tv5.org/TV5Site/meteo/meteo_internationale.php

Quel temps fait-it, encore une fois.
<http://www.meteofrance.com/FR/index.jsp>


Musique
http://www.tv5.org/TV5Site/musique/jeu.php


French fairy tales
http://www.jdlf.com

 

Paris
http://www.parisinfo.com/


Tour Eiffel
http://www.tour-eiffel.fr/

 

Le monde francophone
http://cifdi.francophonie.org/


The French heritage in the U.S.

These are websites pertaining to "France in America".

http://international.loc.gov/intldl/fiahtml/fiahome.htm

http://www.telequebec.tv/ameriquefrancaise/

http://www.thewarthatmadeamerica.com/wma_flash.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_and_Indian_War

http://web.syr.edu/~laroux/

http://www.independencetrail.org

http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/qc/fortchambly/index_e.asp

 



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