Synopses & Reviews
Really. This isn't going to hurt at all...
If you're having a difficult time learning French, this book will give you the help you're looking for. Written especially for middle school and high school students, it presents an informal and user-friendly course that will help you read, write, speak, and understand French. The authors take you step by step through vocabulary, grammar, parts of speech, pronunciation, and idioms in everyday speech, while also introducing you to many interesting aspects of French culture. Their gradual, step-by-step approach makes learning French a truly painless process.
For Middle School and
High School Students
American middle school and high school students--and for that matter, American adults--usually have difficulty learning and understanding the hard-to-pronounce sounds of French. This book was written especially for students of French who have been finding pronunciation as well as all other aspects of the learning process painful. They'll discover many interesting features and facts about French culture as this book's authors gently immerse them into the details of French vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension, idioms, and conversational speech. Short exercises in those language details will help them measure their learning progress as they advance from one chapter to the next.