French Language

French Facial Expressions

Written by on August 14, 2015 in Learn French, Words And Phrases
French Facial Expressions

French facial expressions – or how to speak French without saying a word! 5 Minute French Lesson Anyone who has ever had a conversation with a French person will know that facial expressions are important. The famous shrugging of the shoulders and the pfft sound are so typically French. French people are famous for never […]

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Six Great Tips to help you learn French at home

Written by on August 3, 2015 in Learn French
Six Great Tips to help you learn French at home

We share six of our top tips to help you learn French in your own time and at your own pace… Learn the French alphabet, so many people forget to do this but it’s really important to know these basics. Here’s the French alphabet song to help you and you might be surprised at how […]

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Top 10 French language courses in France

Written by on July 21, 2015 in Learn French
Top 10 French language courses in France

From the simple act of buying a baguette to the rather more complicated issue of calling a plombier, or plumber, to your new French home, it is impossible to overstate the immense rewards of speaking French. Whether you are holidaying in France – the most popular tourist destination for Britons – or moving to France […]

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Five Minute French Lesson | French Slang Phrases!

Written by on July 10, 2015 in Learn French
Five Minute French Lesson | French Slang Phrases!

Géraldine Lepère, French language and lifestyle expert at Comme Une Francaise tells us how to really impress French people by using every day colloquial expressions that French people use… real French slang phrases  to pepper your conversations with. We guarantee you’ll impress with these few words and phrases which take no time at all to […]

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How to Order Coffee in France

Written by on June 18, 2015 in Learn French
How to Order Coffee in France

So, you go to France and of course you want to sit on the terrace of a café in Paris, or Lille or a lovely little town. You find the perfect little brasserie or cafe with seats spilling out onto the pavement. It’s a place to people watch and while away the time in the […]

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Flirting with French by William Alexandra

Flirting with French by William Alexandra

William Alexandra  is a man with a mission – he wants to learn French, to understand what is is to be French, in fact to be French. American born Mr Alexander doesn’t just want to speak it like a student after a couple of years study; he wants to parler proper French, like a native. […]

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Win a French Language Course!

Written by on May 7, 2015 in Competitions, Courses, News
Win a French Language Course!

Win a brilliant French language course: ”French Conversation with Confidence” by Comme une Française, exclusively for readers of the The Good Life France! Valued at Euros 257.00 the course will help you with words and pronunciation and it’s great fun! If you want to Parler like a Francaise then hurry and enter because the contest closes on […]

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Seven tips for ‘older’ French learners

Written by on March 15, 2015 in Learn French
Seven tips for ‘older’ French learners

  In recent years, science has pretty well nailed the evidence that learning a second language is good for our brains as we get older – helping avoid the onset of dementia and improving overall brain processing. Yet the idea you should have started as a child to be successful has achieved almost mythical status. […]

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Ten French Language Courses to be Won!

Written by on February 23, 2015 in French Language
Ten French Language Courses to be Won!

Flash Give Away News! The Good Life France has partnered with Comme Une Francaise to offer ten lucky winners a free French Vocabulary and Conversation Course. Valued at Euros 197.00 the course will help you with words and pronunciation and it’s great fun! If you want to Parlez like a Francaise then hurry and enter […]

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The Do’s and Dont’s of Valentine’s Day in France

Written by on February 12, 2015 in Learn French
The Do’s and Dont’s of Valentine’s Day in France

Valentine’s Day in France isn’t always celebrated as much as you may think, event though it is supposed to be the most romantic country in the world says French life and language expert and teacher Géraldine Lepère of Comme Une Francaise. “It may be a special evening with your loved one but not a full day. […]

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