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French grammar

French is one of the most popular languages as it is spoken by millions of people.Speaking of the significance of French it is the official language of 29 countries and it is spoken in france ,Canada,Belgium,Switzerland, and Luxembourg . The influence of French language is strongest in these countries . However fortunately for those fluent in English and those who have decided to learn French the language shares many grammatical features .Speaking of which English has been historically influenced by French.





Common mistakes made when learning French from English

Making mistakes is an inevitable part of learning French for the first time. It’s how you learn, grow and develop a more advanced understanding of a difficult language. Being aware of common mistakes that we make can prevent you from developing incorrect speech patterns. Over time, this can save you from facing difficulties and confusion while using the language. From verb usage to pronunciation and faux amis,(these are other words for false cognates). let’s learn about a few common mistakes we make while learning French from English .





Basics of French language

Learning a language is all about jumping through hoops and trying it no matter how bad your pronunciation is at first. So take a chance. Start at the beginning, pick a chapter that interests you, or listen to a few dialogues on the movies . Before long, you’ll be able to respond Oui! (wee!) (Yes!) when people ask Parlez-vous français? (Do you speak French?). Learning a new language can be challenging.





Significance of French language

A language is more than a group of words and rules for how to form those words as a sentence on the contrary, language is another world. Speaking French gives you access to the world because there are about 75 million people who have French as their mother tongue in France, Belgium and Luxembourg, and 263 million people around the rest of the world who have French as their second language. French is also the most spoken second language in Europe, making it useful in countries like Poland, the Czech Republic or Greece.





How to learn French from English

French is considered one of the easiest languages for an English speaker to learn. Though the grammar and sentence structure are different from English they are very much simpler. Because both languages have Latin roots, they also share thousands of cognate words that sound the same and have the same meanings. These two languages have been intertwined for centuries, creating lots of overlap that language learners can use to their advantage.





Differences between English and French language

The French and English languages are related in few ways , because French is of Romanian origin descended from Latin with German and English influences, while English is a Germanic language with Latin and French influences . Thus English and French are related in few ways although they share some similarities they do have some differences that distinguish each language .





Difference between speaking and learning French

People often say that speaking and writing french are two different language. If you don’t know the difference you ll be lost. We may have noticed that writing French is quite different from speaking French. We might also feel that French is not spelled the way it sounds. Because of the homophones, e.g., foi, foie, and fois, which mean “faith”, “liver”, and “time”, and are not all the same gender.





Basics of French language

Learning a language is all about jumping through hoops and trying it no matter how bad your pronunciation is at first. So take a chance. Start at the beginning, pick a chapter that interests you, or listen to a few dialogues on the movies . Before long, you’ll be able to respond Oui! (wee!) (Yes!) when people ask Parlez-vous français? (Do you speak French?). Learning a new language can be challenging.






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