French Language Studies - Fashion, School, Work and Finances
Learn key French grammar and vocabulary for talking about fashion, school, work, relationships and finances.
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The course French Language Studies – Fashion, School, Work and Finances is designed for anyone who wants to learn to speak basic French.
The course, the final in a series of four, is broken down into the basics of talking about clothes and fashion, fitness and exercise, school and college, the workplace and looking for a job, your finances and your relationships. You will learn how to speak in French about your clothes and your interest in fashion, and what exercise you take to improve fitness and stay healthy. You will learn French vocabulary and grammar to talk about where you were educated and what you studied, both at school and university. You will learn key French phrases and vocabulary about the workplace, different professions and looking for a job. Also covered is French vocabulary about finances and bills, and your relationships.
The phonetics sections cover the nasal vowels, the mute 'e', links and placing the emphasis correctly in rhythmic groups. The course lays down the foundations of the spoken language by introducing learners to the pronunciation of words and phrases through text and audio. Short audio segments let you hear how the words and phrases are pronounced. These are reinforced with longer videos, including transcripts and translations in English, using related interviews with French speakers.
This course will be of great interest to anyone who wants to learn to speak French for use in business or social occasions, and for those wanting to travel to any French speaking country or region.
Having completed this course you will be able to: - Talk about your fashion style and clothes; - Say what your pastimes are; - Talk about where you went to school or university, and what subjects you studied; - Talk about the world of work and what your professions is; - Talk about your finances and bills; - and talk about your relationships.
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