How to argue in French

How to argue in French

If you are learning French with Alliance Française de Bristol and Bath, you will learn to complain and argue as well as politely converse. See the excellent monologue which Tanya, perfecting her French in Audrey’s class, has written to complain about a noisy...
Le tennis à Wimbledon

Le tennis à Wimbledon

If like us, you have been enjoying watching Wimbledon, you might want to know all the vocab ready for Roland Garros next year! Mais qui va gagner? Here is some tennis vocabulary : A as in 30A: equality of points during a game such as 30-30 As: ace Juge de chaise ou...
Review of La Chambre des Officiers

Review of La Chambre des Officiers

We’ve just finished La chambre des officiers by Marc Dugain, this is what our student learning French with Martine, Alan, thought of it: Je recommanderais ce livre pour plusieurs raisons. Tout d’abord, c’est une histoire intéressante, bien racontée. Mais, il y a aussi...
Book Review: Le collier rouge

Book Review: Le collier rouge

In Martine’s Wednesday evening French class, we read Le collier rouge by Jean-Christophe Rufin over the last few weeks. Here is what Anita wrote once we had finished it: En hommage au livre Le Collier Rouge de Jean Christophe Rufin   Je recommande vivement...
More reviews of Millesime 54

More reviews of Millesime 54

Looking for something to read in the summer? Look no further: read Paul’s Catherine’s, Alex’s and Maria’s reviews of Millesime 54 by Antoine Laurain. Paul: Magalie (restauratrice d’art), Julien (barman), Bob (fanatique américain de Harley...