French Student Resources

 

Beginner /  Intermediate / Avancé/  Dictionaries /  Miscellaneous

 

Débutant

McGraw-Hill CONNECT

The portal to the 2nd Canadian edition of Vis-à-vis used in French 1500, 1501 and 1502.

DLC AV Resources

Access to the Vis-à-vis  videos used in French 1500, 1501 and 1502.

Grammaire française

Master french grammar with this website.

Banque d'exercices de Français

Exercises subdivided into beginner/intermediate/advanced categories!

Conte-moi

You will watch short videos relating tales from different horizons (Mali, Senegal, Germany and so much more...)

Conjuguemos

Verb conjugation, vocabulary and grammar practice

Didier Accord

Pick and choose the grammar points with which you are having difficulty.

Duolingo

Make learning a new language fun with this interactive software. Note: Requires you to create a free account.

Cheznoo

The central hub for up-to-date information on Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. Interested in studying abroad? Travel to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon through MUN's Frecker Programme

Forvo Pronunciation Dictionary

Type in the French word you want to hear and get pronunciation from speakers around the world.

Français facile

A host of different exercise types that includes dictations, listening and reading practice, and phonetic transcriptions. Very useful!

Language Portal of Canada

Info on new words that have been introduced to Canadian French. Free French-English dictionary called Termium (built-in widget). Government employment opportunities using French throughout Canada, and some quizzes for practice.

Le Point du FLE

It is also useful for future teachers! This site also has good phonetics practice in that it shows all of the sounds that exist in the French alphabet. It has grammar exercises for various levels.

LyricsTraining

Music-themed language learning made fun!

Classic Stories

Learn French through classic stories translated from English to French.

 

Intermédiaire

 

DLC AV Resources

Access to the En Bonne Forme audio CDs (French 2100/2101)

French 2100 CDs list of tracks

A list of which track on the  En Bonne Forme audio CDs corresponds to which content.

F2100 EBF Answer Key

Answer key for Student Activities Manual - En Bonne Forme Ch. 1-6

F2101 EBF Answer key

Answer key for Student Activities Manual - En Bonne Forme Ch. 12-22

Bescherelle

Keep up with verbs conjugation.

CIEP

This site will expose you to DELF exam samples.

TV5Monde

Find updated activities (reports, documentaries and so on) to improve your listening skills and get ready for the DELF exam.

Conjuguemos

Practice the verb conjugations which you find difficult. Vocabulary and grammar help is also available on this site.

French Idioms

Find the true meaning of that strange phrase.

Phonetics

Interactive online audio lessons 

French and Canadian traditional tales (TV5)

Ameliorate your french level and expand your knowledge in French and Canadian legends.

Ville de Nice

Thinking about studying abroad in Nice? Check out their city's website!

Find information on the study abroad programme here

Le Débat- France 24

Watch debates on the latest controversies.

L'Académie Française

Be familiar with the French Academy site by exposing yourself to changes occuring within the institution and be aware of the decisions made regarding the French language.

Avancé

BescherelleKeep up with verbs conjugation.
LanguageGuide.org (Grammar)Master conjugations, pronominals and the subjunctive.
LanguageGuide.org (Readings)Improve your audio comprehension skills, build vocabulary and read classics.
Passe-PartoutPASSE-PARTOUT was developed to help intermediate and advanced students improve their oral comprehension skills.
La Guinguette (Le cours avancé)The Advanced French Audio Course from Françoise Le Roux will help you in understanding the complex constructions underlying everyday speech.
Banque d'exercices de françaisExercises subdivided into beginner/intermediate/advanced categories!
BonPatronGrammar checker that finds common spelling errors and grammatical mistakes in French.
Le débat-France 24Watch debates on the latest controversies.
On n'est pas couchéTV Debate Show on literature, culture and politics.
L'Académie françaiseBe familiar with the French Academy site by exposing yourself to changes occuring within the institution and be aware of the decisions made regarding the French language.


 

Dictionnaires / Conjugateurs

Banque de dèpannage linquistique

A tool used to answer grammar questions (for more experienced french speakers)

Bon Patron

Grammar and spelling checker.

Le grand dictionnaire terminologique

French dictionary

Larousse

French, English-French, and French-English dictionaries

Linguee

French-English-French dictionary.

Word Reference

Multilingual dictionary with extensive translations

Lexilogos

Enter your word and choose from a wide selection of online French dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, and verb/spellcheckers 

Le Trésor de la langue française

A dictionary with custom search options, colour-coding, and word search history

ARTFL Project

North America's largest collection of digitized French resources - expecially useful for queries about 16th, 17th and 18th century texts

Subjunctivator

Always know when to use the subjunctive!

 

Divers (Nouvelles / Divertissements / Ressources)

BBC Ma France

Explore France through video lessons and test your understanding with comprehension quizzes.

Radio-Canada

CBC's Radio-Canada website for news, music, entertainment - all in French.

French presence in Newfoundland & Labrador

Discover Newfoundland's rich Francophone heritage and find out what French-speaking people are doing around the province.

French.About.com

Great explanations for all those tough topics!

Cheznoo

The central hub for up-to-date information on Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. Interested in studying abroad? Travel to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon through MUN's Frecker programme.

Podcasts

Learn French by Podcasts.

Organisation internationale de la francophonie

The International Organisation of La Francophonie is a portal site of one of the biggest linguistic zones in the world.

 

Return to Students Resources Page

Contact

Digital Learning Centre

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000