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How to find the perfect French tutor online

Whether you’re taking French classes or learning on your own, you might feel like you need a little extra practice. Even if you already have a French pen pal or language exchange partner, there may be a point when you want to hire a tutor to help you. Here’s how to find the perfect French …

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What are the best online French courses to become fluent in 2024?

Unlike French learning apps, which tend to focus on one aspect of French or to feature brief lessons and interactive activities, online French courses provide a comprehensive approach with in-depth coverage of vocabulary, grammar, and culture. This makes them much more similar to traditional French classes. Some even issue a certificate upon completion! This can …

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Memrise review: Is Memrise the best app for learning French?

Memrise is a language learning app that uses techniques like spaced repetition to help you better memorize vocabulary and phrases, as its name suggests. But is Memrise the best app for learning French? Over the past few days, I’ve tried Memrise’s French offering. Here’s what I think of it. What is Memrise? Like French Together, …

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Rocket French review: Is Rocket French the best French learning app?

Founded in 2005, Rocket Languages is a learning app that currently offers courses in 13 languages, including French. Rocket French is incredibly thorough, covering French vocabulary, listening, speaking, grammar, and culture. But is Rocket French the best app to learn French? I’ve spent several days trying out Rocket French’s different learning levels. Here’s what I …

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Busuu French review: Is it the best French learning app?

Busuu is one of the most popular language learning apps with a purported 120 million users. But is Busuu the right language learning app to help you learn French?   I recently signed up for a free trial and spent several days trying out the app. Here’s what I discovered. What is Busuu? Busuu is …

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