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Art: Louvre Museum
Here is Paris’ giant, overwhelming art museum which contains countless masterpieces. Check it out online.
Art: Musée d’Orsay
This is one of Paris’ biggest and most interesting art museums, specializing in art from about 1850 through the early 20th century – impressionism, fauvism, cubism, etc.
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: Culture, wine and cheese
Get to know France: Explore its regions, wines, cheese, and culture.
Culture: La France pittoresque
Loaded with cultural and historic information on the villages and lifestyles in France.
Culture: Ministry of National Education
Information about France's current system of national education, from elementary school to university.
History: French Historic Sites
Explore different regions of France to discover historic sites and learn when and how to visit!
Politics: Embassy of France, Washington, D.C.
The French Embassy in the United States.
Politics: French Embassy
Information about art, education,people and music.
Offers interactive foreign exchange rate conversion with up-to-date exchange rates.
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.
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.
This collection of nearly 1000 electronic French dictionaries, glossaries and wordlists.
An introduction to the formation and placement of French adjectives.
An introduction to French adverbs.
A summary of the different types of agreement with links to detailed lessons on each grammatical point.
Learn about French joining words with this introductory lesson.
Conjugations: Le Devoir conjugal
Find the conjugation of more than 7000 French verbs with "Le Devoir conjugal".
Conjugations: Future Tense - Le Futur
The future is one of the simplest French tenses.
Gender: Masculin ou Féminin?
By learning certain word endings, you can correctly indentify the gender of 75% of French nouns with almost 95% accuracy.
General: BBC Education - French
Brief online lessons with RealAudio and video content; covers topics of daily life, leisure, and travel.
Grammar from University of Texas at Austin
A comprehensive survey of French grammar.
Hundreds of articles and examples explaining grammar and linking to related lessons.
Pronouns: Stressed/Disjunctive Pronouns
Stressed pronouns (les pronoms disjoints) are used to emphasize a noun or pronoun that refers to a person.
The sounds of French, briefly explained (on one page), with examples, and accompanied by sound files.
Make sure you sound right!
Word Order: Imperatives
Learn all about French word order in an affirmative or negative imperative structure.
A dictionary of French idioms and colloquialisms with English translations and explanations.
French Greetings, French Survival Phrases, French Phrases, Expressions, French Conversation, Idioms, French words.
Phrases: Internationally used French phrases
French words and expressions used in English and the other foreign languages...
Another excellent site with audio and text.
24 hour news reports from business, politics, and culture, with video clips; also in English and in Arabic.
This site contains an extensive list of newspapers from all over the world.
Newspapers: The Flying Inkpot's World News Links
Major International Newspapers
The state broadcaster includes such stations as France Inter, France Info, Radio Bleu, and FIP.
Radio France Internationale (RFI)
You can listen to Radio France Internationale (RFI) on the Internet.
Radio: Mike's Radio World
Listen live to over 2000 radio stations on your PC!
French and Francophone Radio Stations.
Radio Stations Streaming Live
A comprehensive list of French radio stations streaming live on the internet.
Radio Stations Live - Listen Online
Listen to over 3000 Radio Stations.
Network TV from around the world in a variety of languages. 138 stations available.
TV: France 2
Internet site for the TV channel, providing news and information online.
TV: wwiTV: World Wide Internet Television
A huge compilation of web broadcasted video and audio from around the world.
The Yahoo! of the francophone world.
Search Engine Colossus
International collection of Internet Search Engine organized by country.
How To Study:Resources & Ideas
Tons of ideas and tips!
Learning Styles & Study Suggestions
This Study Resources Directory has topics on critical thinking skills, learning styles, managing time, motivation, self-discipline, study skills, classroom strategies, and writing.
Study Guides and Strategies
This website has several resources for preparing, learning, studying, classroom participation, tests, and time management
Time Management Assistance
This site helps you develop a schedule, plan ahead, and set priorities.
Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format
Purdue University Online Writing Lab
Acquiring French Vocabulary
Advanced French Vocabulary Lessons
Bonjour de France
Lessons are written entirely in the French language.
LinguaCentral Language Resources
Flash games in French to teach vocabulary.
Lessons in grammar and vocabulary.
Find definitions and related lessons, and save words for future review.
Language Guide français
Useful tools for language study including vocabulary, grammar and reading.
Basic vocabulary and practice exercises on numbers, the family, parts of the body and other topics for beginning learners of French.
Numbers & Counting
French phrases (Numbers & Counting).
Quia! French This site offers useful online activities for studying French vocabulary.
Vocabulary & Pronuncation
French vocabulary and pronunciation for beginners.