French Foundations

French Foundations : Master the Basics in Two Weeks Learn French

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Master the basics of French and discover your hidden talent for the language in only two weeks!Whether you are completely new to French, or whether you have been learning for some time with limited success, this concise, practical guide will help you navigate the fundamentals of French...in plain English!Learning French can be daunting as a beginner:Pronunciation feels impossible to get right and speaking with a French accent can be intimidatingWord endings all sound the same and it is difficult to tell words apartConjugating verbs, using different tenses and remembering irregular verbs can be toughMemorising the gender of nouns seems like Mission ImpossibleWhat if you could tackle every one of these challenges head-on? What if you could get a thorough grounding in the most essential aspects of French? What if you could borrow the mind of an expert, so you can find the fastest path to conversational fluency and take more pleasure in your learning? And what if you could do all this in only two weeks?With French Foundations, you will see the task of learning French as you have never seen it before. You will master the most important aspects of French grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation - and ignore everything else - so you can progress through the beginner stages of French at lightning speed, and learn to speak with confidence as quickly as possible. But that is not all! With your purchase of French Foundations, you get FREE access to the special “Audio Vault” containing complete audio recordings of all the French words and phrases contained in the book. With this fantastic resource, you will train your ear to understand natural French right from the start, so you can become a more confident speaker of the language. Author Olly Richards is an accomplished polyglot and language teacher, who has learned over eight foreign languages. In this book, he gives you practical guidance for succeeding with French, developing a realistic mindset, and discovering what to expect along the way.French Foundations helps you:Get a thorough grounding in the important elements of French, so you are informed about the task aheadDiscover the specific reasons why French grammar is not as hard as you may think, so you feel more confident in your ability to learnMaster the basics of French pronunciation, so you can confidently pronounce new words like poignet, without worrying about sounding sillyDiscover why “silent letters” were deliberately added to the French language, and what you can do easily identify silent sounds in words such as Mont BlancDiscover how to quickly grow a large vocabulary in French by learning “cognates” - words that share a common root with English, such as adorable or responsableLearn simple tricks for memorising new words, so avoid the pain of forgetting what you learnLearn how to conjugate French verbs with ease (including irregular verbs), so you can focus on speaking in fluent sentences without tying yourself up in grammatical knots!Follow a simple, six-step learning plan that anyone can use to master the basics of French quicklyUnderstand what most people get wrong when they start learning French, so you can avoid these traps in your own learning and avoid unnecessary frustrationLearning French doesn’t have to be hard...providing you learn the smart way! Perfect for devouring in one long sitting, or dipping into from time to time, this book will teach you a lot in just a few minutes a day, and leave you energised about learning French. So don’t leave your ambitions to chance! Pick up a copy of French Foundations today and give yourself the knowledge you need to reach your full potential.Allez! Scroll up and grab your copy now!
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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.43mm
  • English
  • 1979534713
  • 9781979534710

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