9 books to consolidate the basics in French

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Practice Makes Perfect: Basic French, Premium Second Edition

Among the textbooks and resources to learn the basics of the French language, this one is a famous one. It contains 50 short courses that focuses on the French grammar  rules and words. It works on iOS, Android and a desktop. It provides flashcards with lists of words, answers, some audio files, you can as well record and replay, so you can compare your accent with the native French people one. So you can get more fluency in oral communication and have more pleasure and better conversations. It is very good for self studies. It explains enough the French grammar rules, so you are able to structure phrases and understand the patterns in conjugation, the syntax,… It gives a lot of helpful exercises. The structure has a logic, you read several times the words and the phrases structures so you will not forget what you have learned before. It is very good to have a solid foundation.

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French Crash Course: A Seven-Day Guide to Learning Basic French (with audio download) (How To Learn French) (140 pages)

It gives all the elements to get the basics of the French language very simply. It comes with audio files which are free related to every chapter, to help you to practice, to get more listening and oral skills. When you are reading, at the same time, you can listen to the chapter which is related to the audio track, so you will be able to know how to pronunce some specific words and letters. Every day you will have a course with exercises to do. It contains seven chapters, one chapter for one day, so it lasts for seven days. Usually the chapters focus on a certain type of words (example : the French place names like bars, bakery, banks). There are French grammar and words topics for everyday, they are easy to follow, you will get as well fun exercises. It helps to build solid foundation. It gives some nice way to how conjugate the verbs, you will find as well lists of words, sentences to help you to move around in France and in a French speaking environment, in different situations. You will know as well a little bit of the French culture. This book is suitable for people who travels to France or in another French speaking country and need to learn the language for travelling, for people who studied the French language before and they need to refresh it, for the persons who want to learn the basics of the French language for the work or for their daily life. It is well exlpained. You will get some informations on how to place your tongue to have a good accent. It gives tips to get good films and music and to have a good accent when you are talking to someone. Everyday you will be ask to do some exercises.

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Basic French Words and Expressions: Oral Practice

This is a practice audio dictionary with more than 140 basic French words. It covers the following themes : how to greet, how to count, to get to know the days and months, what are the nouns for the family members, how to conjugate the verb être (to be), the verb avoir (to have) in the present tense.

The COMPLETE Crash Course to Speaking Basic French in 5 DAYS OR LESS !

It gives common French words and phrases : how to introduce yourself, how to ask for your way, about how to travel, how to locate myself in a city, how to order some food in a restaurant, how to do shopping,… This book is easy to follow. You will use these words and sentences in your daily life during your travels or business times in several situations. It includes as well the French basic grammar rules and a French and English dictionary, so you can get a better comprehension. You will get some strategies to improve the French language. There is a guide to have a better communication, it is very helpful, you will be able to speak the French language nicely. There are as well short French stories with the translation in the English language with questions for comprehension.

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Bloomsbury Curriculum Basics: Teaching Primary French: Everything A Non-specialist Needs To Know To Teach Primary French

It offers a program to learn the French language. It is for the KS1 and KS2 level, with different topics, one for each chapter. It gives summaries, French words lists, translation…This is one of the good book for you if you are parents or a teacher. 

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Pimsleur French Basic Course – Level 1-10 CD: Learn to Speak and Understand French with Pimsleur Language Programs (Volume 1)

Among the textbooks to learn the basics in the French language, this one is a famous one. It contains 10 courses in 5 cds : the French basic grammar rules and French words. You will have session of spoken. You will do repetition so it will help you to print the language in your mind more efficiently. It uses several techniques. After using it you will be able to hold simple conversations in the French language. You can listen to it in your car on the way to work, university or somewhere else.   

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French Basics School Poster Set – Contains 3 Posters French Calendar & Numbers, Time & First Words  

It contains three files, one is a calendar, the second is on numbers and time, and the third one gives you the first words of the French language.

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French Key Words: The Basic 2, 000 Word in a Hundred Units Arranged by Frequency, with Comprehensive French and English Indexes  

It contains 100 parts of 20 words for every part, so the total is 2000 words with their meaning in the English language. The first words are the mainly used words in the French language, when we are talking to soemone. You will find a French/English and an English/French dictionary. This book helps you to get used to think in the French language which makes speaking French a  lot easier.

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The Everything Learning French: Speak, write, and understand basic French in no time! 

You will learn the basics of the French languague : alphabet, accents, useful phrases, how to greet, the polite way to order something. It includes an audio CD, so there is an audio part for every courses. 

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