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French 220: Introduction

Welcome to the French Language Resource Guides


Welcome to this guide created especially for you by Ms. Pei!

Course Description

This course is intended to further enrich your communicative skills in French. Our primary aims this year are: 1) to deepen your understanding of vocabulary and grammar already learnt, 2) to help you become even more independent in your language studies, 3) to give you a general introduction to French culture.

Effective Ways of Doing Information Research

The four key steps are to : Get Organized; Gather Information; Use the Information; and Reflect. To learn more about the details of a research process, please click Research without Pain.

As always, we are happy to help you and show you more if you simple visit the library or email to the library.  We are here to help you!

The Assignment from Mrs. Gallou

Through this project, the students will learn how to do an effective and entertaining 2-5 min. presentation, using topics we have encountered this term, namely the Euroopean Union and the French education system.

Publications on France and Its Education System

Google Book Search

Scholar Search on France and Its Education System

Google Scholar Search

World News on France

World News - Europe presents and distributes news, sports, business and entertainment around Europe.

France Daily

Feeling a little lost in French?

Watch and learn as you find your way around these French dialogues

French Language from About.Com

25 vital words and simple expressions to learn before visiting France

A Guide to France

Do you know that Mrs. Schorr, Andover's retired French Instructor, wrote a book to help your French learning as well:

Tune-up your French : the top ten ways to improve your spoken French

Advice for learning French from Cliffs Notes

Need more help with your French homework and tests?  Go to CliffsNotes site