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French Web Resources


CULTURE

Art: Louvre Museum
Here is Paris’ giant, overwhelming art museum which contains countless masterpieces. Check it out online.

Comics: Astérix Le Gaulois
All you ever wanted in your thirst for French comics. Astérix at his best.

Culture: Civilisation Française
Pedagogical activities on a wide variety of topics in French civilization.

Culture: General

Literature: 19th-Century Women Poets

Literature: Memorable Quotation

Politics: Embassy of France in the US - France's Cultural Action

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CURRENCY & TIME CONVERTERS

Currency: Oanda
Calculates current exchange rate for currencies worldwide.

Time Zone Converter
Convert time zones anywhere in the world with the most up-to-date time zone database.

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DICTIONARIES

Engish-French Dictionary: WordReference
French-English dictionary returns full definitions of words, multiple definitions when words have multiple meanings and phrases and expressions using the word.

General: Glossaries by Language

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GRAMMAR

Adjectives
An introduction to the formation and placement of French adjectives.

Comparatives and Superlatives

Conjugations: Future Tense - Le Futur
The future is one of the simplest French tenses.

Conjugatiosns: More Than 8000 Verbs

Conjugations: Overview

General: BBC Education - French
Brief online lessons with RealAudio and video content; covers topics of daily life, leisure, and travel.

Grammar
A comprehensive survey of French grammar.

"It is": "C'est vs. Il est"

Pronouns: All About

Questions: How to Ask

Word Order

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IDIOMATIC EXPRESSIONS

Expressions,Clichés and Proverbs
Learn more ways to express yourself with this growing list of French expressions, proverbs, and clichés.

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NEWS & MULTIMEDIA

Europe1
Another excellent site with audio and text.

Radio France Internationale (RFI)
You can listen to Radio France Internationale (RFI) on the Internet.

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SEARCH ENGINE

Google.fr

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STUDY & WRITING TIPS

Study Guides and Strategies
This website has several resources for preparing, learning, studying, classroom participation, tests, and time management

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VOCABULARY

Bonjour de France
Lessons are written entirely in the French language.

Business Vocabulary

Educational Quizzes

Vocabulary & Pronuncation
French vocabulary and pronunciation for beginners.

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