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    French Site List

    The following are subject-oriented Web sites. These sites are good starting points for exploring French resources on the Internet.

    • Foreign Language for Travelers
      Improve your French and prepare for travel by brushing up on numbers, directions, shopping, dining, and other basic words.
    • I Love Languages Resource Guide
      A random collection of French resources on the web, including lessons, quizzes, grammar, literature, radio, history, and media.
    • Ethnologue
      Detailed description of languages spoken in France

    French Dictionary and Grammar Sites

    Use these sites to help you translate a word or find out more about French grammar.

    • French Language Dictionaries
      Links to a variety of online french dictionaries and grammar resources.
    • French Grammar
      Grammar glossary, verb tenses and conjugations, vocabulary, writing exercises, word of the day, and more. Many sections have audio files with exercises for comprehension and/or pronunciation.
    • Tex's French Grammar
      A reference grammar site that combines explanations with surreal dialogues and cartoon images.

    French Subject Directories

    These Internet resource directories are useful for exploring a subject to find out what's available on the Internet. Be sure to carefully evaluate what you find.


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