French Adjectives 1 (Duolingo)

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Below is an overview of the key concepts in this Duolingo lesson. You can also scroll down to see the exact vocabulary words introduced. To jump right into the lesson, click the link to the right. Tips and notes Agreement Unlike English adjectives, French adjectives must agree in number and gender with the nouns that […]

French Animals (Duolingo)

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Below is an overview of the key concepts in this Duolingo lesson. You can also scroll down to see the exact vocabulary words introduced. To jump right into the lesson, click the link to the right. Tips and notes Noun Genders One of the most difficult aspects of learning French is memorizing noun genders. However, […]

French Flirting (Duolingo)

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Below is an overview of the key concepts in this Duolingo lesson. You can also scroll down to see the exact vocabulary words introduced. To jump right into the lesson, click the link to the right. Tips and notes Tu Tu is not pronounced like the English “too”. The French [u] (or German [ü]) is […]

French Basics 2 (Duolingo)

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Below is an overview of the key concepts in this Duolingo lesson. You can also scroll down to see the exact vocabulary words introduced. To jump right into the lesson, click the link to the right. Tips and notes Grammar notes like those below can be helpful if you’re having trouble with the lessons, so […]

French Basics 1 (Duolingo)

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Below is an overview of the key concepts in this Duolingo lesson. You can also scroll down to see the exact vocabulary words introduced. To jump right into the lesson, click the link to the right. Tips and notes Grammar notes like those below can be helpful if you’re having trouble with the lessons, so […]

Punctuation (Khan Academy)

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Punctuation is the collection of squiggles, dots, and lines that we use to separate sentences and their parts. Is a question mark punctuation? Yes, and so is an exclamation point! (1) The Comma Three ways to end a sentence Three ways to end a sentence Meet the Comma Meet the comma Salutations and valedictions Commas […]

The parts of speech (Khan Academy)

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Nouns, verbs, you name it! These tutorials cover the English parts of speech: the building blocks of sentences. (More is coming soon! To quote user @Dhanishthaghosh, “Patience bears a golden fruit!”) (1) The Noun Introduction to Grammar Introduction to nouns Identifying nouns Introduction to singular and plural nouns Plural and singular nouns Common and proper […]

Duolingo

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Duolingo has quickly emerged as perhaps the most popular and powerful language learning app. It feels like a game, but provides a complete language education (including speaking, writing, and more). Best of all, it’s completely free! Each day you play Duolingo, you’ll earn points for completing one or more small quizzes. You can set a daily […]

Khan Academy

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Khan Academy is perhaps the best known free collection of online courses. The subjects span a great range of topics, including everything from math and science to art history. According to their about page: Our mission is to provide a free, world‑class education for anyone, anywhere. A full list of the subjects they offer is […]