Cookery Workshops – Diner Complet

Cookery Workshops – Diner Complet

A fantastic way to communicate in French with one of our French tutors and Chef! Broaden your knowledge of French cuisine Develop your French vocabulary around food Improve your communication skills in a small group of like-minded students Take home a delicious dish...
Soirée Impressionnisme Insolite

Soirée Impressionnisme Insolite

Our researcher Josepha will share some interesting well known and lesser known influences for the Impressionist movement. This engaging talk will be enhanced by beautiful pictures in a great setting. Don’t miss out, this will be a great opportunity to meet...
La Madeleine de Proust

La Madeleine de Proust

A couple of weeks ago, in my Tuesday morning class, we read and discussed Marcel Proust’s famous passage about la madeleine. Here is a picture of une madeleine above. In A la recherche du temps perdu, Proust explains how he remembers years later the taste of the...
Une Fable écrite par une de nos élèves, Nick

Une Fable écrite par une de nos élèves, Nick

Read this wonderful short tale written by Nick, a student learning French in Françoise’s class: Le Chat et le Géant Une fois un chat était assis sur un mur à côté d’une piscine. Il se léchait tranquillement lorsqu’un géant arriva et dit, “Ah, un chat. J’adore...
Harry’s Bar à Paris

Harry’s Bar à Paris

Paul, a student learning French in Bristol in Audrey’s class, has prepared the following text talking about this famous Paris bar: Le Harry’s Bar est un bar célèbre situé entre l’avenue de l’Opéra et la rue de la Paix. Il a été créé en 1911 par un jockey...
Trouvez le mensonge

Trouvez le mensonge

Scott, one of the students perfecting his French in Martine’s class, has written the following text. Can you spot the lie in it? Harder than you think! Trouvez le mensonge J’ai habité dans un appartement au dessus d’un pub dans le centre-ville....
French book review: Le Lambeau

French book review: Le Lambeau

It is already four years ago on 7th January 2015 that the terrorist attack on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo took place. This tragic event touched the whole nation, there was a huge and peaceful walk the following Sunday in Paris. You may remember the slogan...