The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning French, 5th Edition

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning French, 5th Edition

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Speak French like a Parisian ... Includes a CD!

As the second most spoken language in the world after English, French continues to be among the most popular foreign languages for native English speakers. This helpful guide focuses on more academic topics, such as verb tenses, in useful travel-themed chapters dealing with everything from renting a car to visiting a doctor.

Includes a new CD that can be used with or without the book
Contains entire chapters on idioms, gender, and weather not offered in competitors' books
French as a foreign language is the second most frequently taught and spoken in the world after English
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 432 pages
  • 191 x 232 x 24mm | 624g
  • Alpha
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 5th ed.
  • 1592579094
  • 9781592579099
  • 186,855

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning French on Your Own makes French fun and entertaining - so you don't feel bogged down with a "directory" of words. Feel confident about speaking the language and communicating with native speakers whether you're planning a vacation or preparing for a business trip. In this Complete Idiot's Guide you get enough of the basics that you can put to use immediately; friendly advice in an easy-to-understand format; tips, definitions, and warnings to help you along the way; and clear illustrations that feature everything you need to know!
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About Gail Stein

Gail Stein is the author of over 27 books on foreign languages, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning Spanish, French at a Glance, and The Traveler's Phrase Book.
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