Free French Lessons
These free French lessons will teach you how to improve your French knowledge and pronunciation immensely.
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At the bottom of each French lesson you will find the Rocket Reinforcement activities section. Using these scientifically designed activities will help your recall of all the French that you have learned!
Allons-y ! Let's go!
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It's best to get started with the basics. Understanding the French alphabet sounds will make the learning process a lot easier further down the track. The French alphabet is very similar to the English alphabet with a few notable exceptions! Click here for the lesson on the French alphabet
This lesson covers the French numbering system up to 100. There is an easy pattern to follow until you get to the higher numbers! All of this is explained in detail in this lesson on the numbers in French.
French does have some unusual looking "modified" letters that change the way a word is pronounced. These accents and the letters they effect are all shown in the lesson on the French accents.
If you are looking for something a little more fun with your French then being able to sing Happy Birthday in French should fit the bill! Learn the song and the different ways to say Happy Birthday in French with this lesson.
A great way to expand your French vocabulary is to learn to describe peoples characteristics in French. This lesson teaches you how to describe peoples hair, eye and skin color, height, weight and more. On a similar note, if you want to talk about someone being beautiful in French then check out this lesson.
Talk about your family
How do you say "parents" in French? It's a lot easier than you may think! This lesson covers how to talk about your family in French. It also gives more insight on the use of masculine and feminine words in French, something we don't need to worry about in English thankfully!
Discuss your hobbies
These next few lessons cover common hobbies that you may do, and the vocabulary associated with them. - How to talk about different types of music in French,
Everyone loves shopping in France
If you love shopping then these are key lessons to make sure you get a great deal (and order the right thing). Remember, a hearty Bonjour Madame/Monsieur goes a long way in any French shop. Check out these French lessons: - Going shopping in French,
It's important to be able to talk about the weather in French
The weather is probably a common topic where you live and In France it's no different. Being able to talk about the weather in French can be a wonderful ice-breaker when chatting to locals. There's a solid 45 audio phrases to learn in this lesson!
Talking about your health and body in French
Finally we get to another topic that is very important to the French. They have a great healthcare system and if you need to use it then these lessons are indispensable! - Talking about your health in French,
- Your emotions in French,
- Know all your body parts in French,
- Hopefully you won't need this one! Medical French phrases.
It's easy to learn French grammar with these free French audio lessons. Marie-Claire has included step-by-step grammar explanations, all with audio to help your French pronunciation.
In these articles you will find information on common French phrases. Want to know how to say "I love you" or "I miss you" in French? Or perhaps just some funny French phrases? Check these out.
This series of lessons on French questions will cover all that you need to know to be able to ask (and respond to) the questions that you will most commonly use in France and other French speaking countries.
This series of French lessons covers all the different French salutations. From "Hello" to "Good bye" and everything in between, these lessons will help you become the ultimate in politeness when you encounter French speaking people!
These free French language lessons are all about learning French time, days and months. You’ll quickly learn how to ask for the time and tell others what time it is.
It's time to move on to the essential French vocabulary that you will need on a trip to France or any other French-speaking destination!
It's easy to learn French words with these free French audio lessons. The Rocket French team has created an online list of common French words to help you survive in a French-speaking environment.