Conversational French Made Easy

Learn French with this intuitive and fast French learning method that will have you speaking French from day one
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  • Lectures 95
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Do you wish learning French was an easy thing to do? Do you wish you were be able to communicate easily with French speakers when traveling around the world or in your own country?

If so, the Conversational French Made Easy course, will give you the tools to communicate effectively with French speakers anywhere in the world.

This course takes you from learning how to pronounce French words correctly to understanding others and expressing your needs in a number of situations.

How have we accomplished this?

Instead of focusing on grammar lingo and concepts, we focus on useful phrases and sentences that you can start using from day one.

Through 88 video lectures, you will learn essential conversational French in a number of common situations. Starting with simple vocabulary that you can use when meeting people, to more complex vocabulary and phrases that will allow you to order food, follow directions and other important skills that will make your trips to French-speaking countries that much more enjoyable.

This is what some of our students are saying:

"This course is extremely helpful in developing basic conversation skills. I can't wait to become proficient enough to put everything to use!"

"The instructor is amazing! This course is well organized and it
explains the most important details of what it takes to learn french!"

Course Bonuses:

In addition to the video lectures, practice videos and quizzes, you will have access to ready-to-print PDF's that you can review in your free time to help you keep your conversational French skills fresh.

This course also includes recordings of French speakers from different countries, so you get used to different accents from different parts of the world.

Join our over 1,500 member French-learning community. You'll have direct access to your course tutor and course peers to get an answer to any questions you may have.

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What are the requirements?

  • No previous knowledge of French is required.
  • No special software or materials are needed. All you need is your motivation and love for the language.
  • Repeat each word and sentence you hear in French as many times as you can.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will be able to ask questions and form sentences in numerous real-life situations. From meeting new people, to ordering food, asking/follow directions, getting around using public transportation and more!

What is the target audience?

  • Designed for beginners and intermediate students.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
01:40
Section 2: Gender & Number
Gender & Number
05:59
Section 3: Meeting People
03:52

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary for greeting and asking/answering common questions when you first meet new people (Part 1)

04:17
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary for greeting and asking/answering common questions when you first meet new people (Part 2)
03:29

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, you will make use of the informal vocabulary.

03:49

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, you will make use of the formal vocabulary.

1 page
You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.
02:55

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

Meeting People
7 questions
Section 4: Money
03:00

In this lesson, you will learn the French numbers from zero to ten.

1 page
You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.
01:49

Learn to do some simple math in French with numbers from 1 to 10. Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

02:25

In this lesson, you will learn how to ask about the cost of things. This lesson has been divided into two main sections, as follows:

Minute 00:00 - Vocabulary (Finding out the cost of things)

Minute 01:20 - Conversation (Woman asking for the cost of things at a store)

How much does it cost?
6 questions
06:03

In this video, you will learn vocabulary on different payment methods. This lesson has been divided into two main sections, as follows:

Minute 00:00 - Vocabulary (Payment Methods)

Minute 03:45 - Conversation Scenario (Woman paying with different payment methods)

03:28

In this lesson, you will learn how to ask where to find an ATM or Currency Exchange Office.

Money Section
5 questions
Section 5: Hotel Amenities & Services
03:10

In this lesson, you will French vocabulary on different amenities and services commonly found in a hotel.

2 pages

You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.

04:31

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

03:14

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman is inquiring about the different amenities and services offered at the hotel.

03:11

In this lesson, you will learn French vocabulary on objects found inside a hotel room.

2 pages

You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.

03:56

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

02:00

In this lesson, you will learn vocabulary on how to properly request for things you need while staying at a hotel.

02:34

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman asks the hotel clerk for basic items.

Section 6: Booking a Hotel Room
02:52

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary when booking a hotel room (Part 1). In this case, we'll learn about possible questions you'll be asked by the front desk clerk.

Booking a Hotel Room (Questions from Hotel Clerk)
3 questions
03:06

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary when booking a hotel room (Part 2). In this case, we'll learn about asking about room availability.

07:07
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary when booking a hotel room (Part 3). In this case, we'll learn vocabulary for booking a hotel room that will fit your needs.
01:45
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary when booking a hotel room (Part 4). In this case, we'll learn how to find out about room rates.
02:13

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman books a hotel room.

Booking a Hotel Room
9 questions
Section 7: Asking for / Following Directions
03:16

In this lesson, you will learn French vocabulary on different commonly visited venues and locations.

3 pages
You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.
04:30

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

02:33

In this lesson, you will learn the French translation for the hundreds.

Hundreds
9 questions
05:32

In this lesson, you will learn the French name for the Cardinal Points (North, South, East & West), as well as meters and kilometers.

Cardinal Points & Meters
10 questions
05:04

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary that will allow you to ask for directions

02:57

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary on following directions (Part 1).

Asking for / Following Directions (Part 1)
9 questions
04:54
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary on following directions (Part 2).
1 page
You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.
02:34

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

Asking for / Following Directions (Part 2)
7 questions
05:40

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary on following directions (Part 3).

02:53

In this lesson, you will practice getting from point A to point B by car (We'll use a real-life map) - Scenario #1

05:45

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary on following directions (Part 4).

03:51
In this lesson, you will practice getting from point A to point B by car (We'll use a real-life map) - Scenario #2
Following Driving Directions
12 questions
02:32

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman asks how to get to the market.

Section 8: Public Transportation
02:26

In this lesson, you will learn French vocabulary on common modes of transportation.

2 pages

You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.

03:19

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

05:26

In this lesson, you will learn useful French skills that will help you follow directions to get to your destination using Public Transportation.

Following Directions - Public Transportation - Scenario 1
02:33
Following Directions (Public Transportation)
5 questions
03:37

In this lesson, you will learn the numbers from 11 to 24

2 pages

You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.

02:22

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

05:04

In this lesson, you will learn how to express the time in French using the 24-hour clock

02:33
In this lesson, you will learn how to express the time in French at 12 noon and 12 midnight.
06:30

In this lesson, you will learn how to express the time in French using the 12-hour clock

Time of Arrival & Departure
8 questions
05:21

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary for inquiring about the time of departure and arrival of public transportation (Part 1).

05:54
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary for inquiring about the time of departure and arrival of public transportation (Part 2).
01:44

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman asks about the time of departure and arrival of a bus.

Inquiring about times of arrival and departure
6 questions
04:26

In this lesson, you will learn vocabulary that will help you determine which bus (train, ferry, etc) you should take.

02:03

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman asks which bus she should take to get to the city center.

Which bus/train/ferry should I take?
6 questions
07:11

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary to help you buy public transportation tickets.

02:35

In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman buys public transportation tickets.

Buying Public Transportation Tickets
7 questions
Section 9: Traveling by Taxi
03:48

In this lesson, you will learn French vocabulary for use when traveling by taxi.

01:48
In this video, you will listen to a conversation and practice using the vocabulary learned on previous lessons. In this case, a French woman interacts with a taxi driver.
05:04

In this lesson, you will learn vocabulary on paying for a cab ride. You will also listen to a conversation between a taxi driver and a customer.

Traveling by Taxi
7 questions
Section 10: Reading the Menu & Common Drinks
04:32

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary that will allow you to read a menu in French.

3 pages

You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.

04:10

Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.

05:00

In this lesson, you will learn the name of multiple drinks in French.

04:44

In this lesson, you will learn the name of multiple drinks in French as well as adding milk to your coffee or tea.

04:55
In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary for adding sugar or ice to your drinks
4 pages
You can use this worksheet to log your answers to the "Practice Time" video coming ahead.
05:44
Put your knowledge to the test with this audio-visual exercise. Select the best answer in each case.
Section 11: Ordering Food
04:59

In this lesson, you will learn useful vocabulary on ordering food at a restaurant (Part 1).

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Instructor Biography

Esteban Perez Rodriguez, Making Language Learning Easy

I am passionate about learning and teaching languages. Originally from Costa Rica, now live in San Francisco, California. I have a degree in Business Management and trained to become a teacher.

I focus on creating high-quality language online courses as well as creating a fun and interesting easy-to-follow environment that keep my students motivated and makes the learning process an enjoyable experience.

I strive to give my students practical knowledge and language skills that will enrich their personal and professional lives.

Look forward to welcoming you in my courses.

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