The 10 Most Popular French “Verlan” Words – Secret French Slang (Video)

Hey, this is Cédric from MosaLingua! Today I'm going to reveal "verlan" slang expressions so you can sound cooler when you speak French."Verlan" is when word's syllables get switched. "Verlan" is slang for "l'envers" (backwards). Here's how the word was formed: "verlan" : l'envers <=> … [Read more...]

French Slang Words to Sound Like a Native (Video)

Want to sound more native-like when you speak in French? The key is not to sound like you're reading out of a dictionary. Cedric from MosaLingua, brings you some essential French slang words to sound more like a native and less like a novice when you're speaking to your French friends.French … [Read more...]

Bon Appétit! The Foods You NEED to Try in France

France is, arguably, the food capital of the world. Many of the world's greatest chefs and their Michelin-starred restaurants make their home in France. Regional differences and specialties make for a wide culinary spread, and it's all delicious. French food is exotic, refined, and also notoriously … [Read more...]

Ones to Avoid, Ones That Will Trick You, Ones That You’ll Never be Able to Pronounce: The Most Annoying French Words

French is a beautiful language. French is romantic, sexy even. Knowing French opens doors to parts of Europe, Africa, North America, and even Oceania and the Middle East. Being able to put French on your resumé can help you get a great job. But let's face it: French can also be incredibly … [Read more...]

French Phrases: Which to Learn and Which to Forget

We all have memories of our high school foreign language classes and the expressions that our teacher taught us are indispensable if we ever plan to travel. But those of us who have been fortunate enough to do so have probably gotten at least one strange look when testing out these expressions on … [Read more...]

French Children’s Books for the Whole Family

Reading is one of the fundamental skills for learning a foreign language. And French children's books are a great place to start when teaching your kids, or learning as a family. We explain why kids books are so helpful, and suggest a few of our favorites to get you started. Bonne lecture! French … [Read more...]

The Top 10 French Slang Words You Have to Know Before Going to France

To Celebrate French Week, we Have a Surprise For You! This week is French Week and so to celebrate not only are we reviving this article, but we've decided to present you with a very special surprise! Between March 18 and 21st, we'll be offering our premium French Apps FOR FREE on the iTunes store! … [Read more...]

The 5 Best YouTube Channels to Learn French

There are many tools for learning French, among these are YouTube channels. Using YouTube channels to learn French is a new way of approaching language learning. After having published our selection of YouTube channels to learn English, Italian and Portuguese, here are the 5 Best YouTube channels to … [Read more...]

Olympics 2016: 10 Facts You Need to Know About the Olympics

The Olympic games are fast approaching! As the biggest sporting event in the entire world, billions of people will tune in to watch their home country compete in Brazil. Whether you're lucky enough to be able to go see the games live starting on August 5th or you'll be watching them from the comfort … [Read more...]

Survival Guide for the Olympic Games

The 2016 Summer Olympics will be held in Rio de Janeiro. It will be the 28th edition, as the first Olympics were organized in 1896.  This year's Olympics have many firsts. They will be the first Olympic Games in history to be held in South America. Additionally, despite being the summer games, the … [Read more...]