Studying French as a Nigerian

Why Study French? Understand the Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

Being the 5th most spoken language globally with 576 million people, French is very essential today. We can even say that in the future, with the increase in the population in Africa, French will further strengthen its place on the international scene. That's already a good reason to learn French, right? If you are not […]

9 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes to read

Taking French Lessons in Nigeria

Learning to speak a new language is not only a beautiful experience, but it's also an experience that's beneficial for a lifetime. Languages are the major means of communication amongst people. And being able to understand different languages provides you with an exceptional experience. The fact that you can speak a foreign language not only […]

18 December 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

la ville des lumieres

Intermediate French Level: How to Reach It

"The beauty of the French language descended from its single latin stock, has triumphed most in the contrary direction - in simplicity, in unity, in clarity, and in restraint." -Lytton Strachey French is one of the most intriguing languages spoken today. People from all over the world revere the French language and desire to learn […]

12 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

Guide To French Lessons for Beginners

People don’t just wake up and decide they want to learn French out of the blue. Taking French lessons all of a sudden is not unheard of, people need hobbies and some in particular like learning new languages, but there is usually a more rational reason. It could be because their family is moving to […]

29 November 2019 ∙ 7 minutes to read

Do you want to learn French?

Our French teachers give you all their tips for learning to speak the language of love. Whether you are totally beginner, looking for improvement or in preparation for an exam you will find the help you need. Superprof is the best source for reliable French teachers. Check their profiles if you want to learn French and take French lessons.

What can you do with a French degree?

How and Where to Teach French

"Boy, those French. They have a different word for everything." - Steve Martin French is the fifth most-spoken language in the world and the second most-learnt foreign language and a lot of people are looking to study French as a foreign language. So if you studied French at university, how do you become a French teacher? […]

29 May 2019 ∙ 6 minutes to read

France has a rich and varied history

A Guide to the History of France

France has played a major part in the history of many countries throughout the world – but what about the history of France itself? As a relatively large territory in Western Europe, France has endured a lot over the centuries. From the Roman conquest of Gaul in ancient times to the World Wars during the […]

18 May 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Learn French and live French culture.

French Culture 101

What do you think about when you think about France? French food? Its art and architecture? The Eiffel Tower, perhaps, and the Arc de Triomphe, the palace of the Louvre or other famous monuments? Or the impact of French artists on European art, the Romantic Delacroix, the impressionists such as Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir and […]

16 April 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Learn French grammar and spelling rule exceptions so you can excel at learning French?

Don’t Make These Mistakes in Your French Lessons!

Pencils ready; phrasebook in hand / eager French student; there you stand / however, beware as you go, of any pitfall / that may cause you to want to chuck it all! Starting an exposé of potential pitfalls when learning French with bad poetry is especially apt, seeing as bad poetry should be avoided at […]

4 April 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

The Cannes international film festival attendees hope for this coveted award

The Enduring Appeal of French Cinema

Who doesn't like watching a good film: curled up on the sofa on a rainy afternoon, or perhaps one might still recall what an occasion going to a theater was, in the days gone by? Even today, with the smell of popcorn wafting through the lobby and enticing posters hung about, the lure of escape […]

29 March 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

How can you learn French online?

Learn French Online with Web-based Applications

Today, people put more value into amassing experiences than possessions. Thus if follows that more and more minds, eager for extraordinary encounters, see language learning as a pathway to broaden their intellectual and cultural horizons, and select French as their language of choice. And for good reason! France is spoken on five of the world's […]

28 March 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Discovering Paris is only exploring a tiny portion of France.

On Living in France and Learning French

We have to thank our King Henry V for instituting the passport system as we know it. He meant for such documents to permit his subjects identity and safe passage as they traveled through foreign lands and, more importantly, guarantee re entry into England after their sojourn abroad. Passports were not required to gain access to foreign […]

26 March 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Learn to speak the French language in France.

Learn To Speak French French Fluently

When you learn a language, you start with grammar, vocabulary, the French tenses, basic French phrases… It’s all very well for beginner French lessons online, but if you want to speak French fluently you will need to go further. To become truly bilingual, you need to get a feel for the language, become immersed in […]

16 March 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

French lessons in grammar

How To Navigate French Grammar

Learning a new language can be exciting, fun, and sometimes also frustrating. Grammar rules are completely different, pronunciation is wacky, and you can never remember exactly where the adjective goes. And when going to your French course becomes frustrating, it’s easy to simply give up. Never fear! Here at Superprof we have a little primer […]

13 March 2018 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Do you want to learn French before your next Paris holiday?

Interesting Facts About France

Language is shaped by history, and French history is full of fascinating facts. Here at Superprof, we want to make sure you know as much as possible about French culture. Fun Facts About the French Language Are you eager to learn French? Have you already booked French classes at the Alliance Francaise or a Superprof […]

7 March 2018 ∙ 8 minutes to read

French Lessons at Every Level

Anyone can learn French. Whether you want to learn to speak French or just improve your level, you can. It can be useful for your career as well as when you travel.

Do you speak French or have you thought about teaching French as a private tutor?

Are you looking for French teachers or tutors to help you improve your foreign language skills?

Are you dyslexic and have always struggled with learning foreign languages? On Superprof, you can find plenty of French native speakers to help you improve your French.

French Lessons With Superprof

Our French tutors are experienced, qualified, and there are plenty of native speakers from France or other French-speaking countries.

Each French tutor will have their own unique methodology and specialisation.

Have a look at different profiles and find the tutor that works best for you. Whether you’re a beginner, or at intermediate or advanced levels, you can find an appropriate tutor to suit your needs.

You can focus on improving your speaking, writing, or reading, learn to hold a conversation, study verb conjugations or grammar points, or spend your time reading French literature.

You could also do an intensive course! It’s probably a good idea to do a level test before moving on to studying French culture and literature.

Who Are French Classes For?

French lessons can be useful if you’re looking for work. Around 3/4 of Brits don’t speak a foreign language.

If you learn to speak French with a private tutor, you’ll have something extra to put on your CV.

Speaking a foreign language can also create opportunities to travel.

Once you’ve mastered the language, you could become a tutor and start teaching the language to other students.

A private tutor can also help you prepare for the Diplôme d’études en Langue Française or DELF as well as the Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française or DALF qualifications.

Why Take French Classes

Thinking about spending time in France? Plenty of those who learn French can improve their language skills by spending time in France (or any other French-speaking country) and speaking to French native speakers.

French can sometimes be a tricky language to learn. While there are plenty of people who study it at school, a private tutor can focus on you as a student, unlike your teachers at school who probably had a whole class of students with completely different levels.

You can learn the fundamentals of French – grammar, pronunciation, spelling, the alphabet, and the vocabulary – everything you need in order to speak French.

You can also learn to speak French with online private tutors. Thanks to webcams, you can learn from a French native speaker from the other side of the channel.