Author(s): Natalie Schorr
Readers can tune up their conversation skills with Tune Up Your French - the next best thing to a year abroad!
Getting beyond sounding like a beginner is more than just a matter of learning more vocabulary and grammar. Its also about understanding the culture and developing the right mind set for thinking, listening, and talking like a native.
The next best thing to a year abroad, this book offers learners of the French language an entertaining and practical way to hone their French-language conversation skills. Tune Up Your French is structured around 10 key areas for improvement, covering everything from tricky grammatical structures to gestures, slang, and humor. In each area, key phrases are presented in Top Ten lists, including everyday expressions for filling pauses, icebreakers, and more. An excellent brushup for learners returning to a language they studied in high school or college.
Natalie Schorr is an experienced educator who has taught French at Phillips Academy for 28 years.