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La Variété Française II

 | Study languages
There are many great ways to improve your French. No need to sweat for hours a day, cramming in as much as you possibly can from some bland textbook. How about spending short bursts of time studying and slowly immersing yourself in the language in other ways? Here are a few French musical artists you […] Read more

Faux Amis

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The false friend aka faux amis is a thorn in the side of any student learning a new language. A “false friend” refers to a word that is identical or similar in two languages but its meaning is very different. Here are a few to keep in mind, so that your next french exchange won’t be […] Read more

Chamonix Lift Pass Information 2018-2019

 | Chamonix, Insted, Study languages
Winter is coming! The best deals on seasonal and annual lift passes for 2018-2019 have been available since the 20th October. If you haven’t already purchased your lift pass, here are the rates for the Mont Blanc Unlimited pass: Season 2018-2019: Price from 20th October to the 30 November 2018: 1,014.00€ Price from the 1st December 2018: […] Read more

Pre-winter French Intensive Course is now running

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Are you thinking of doing a ski season? Will you be looking for a job in Chamonix this Winter? Being able to speak at least some French will make a huge difference! Maybe you just want to ‘brush up’ on what you already know and improve your French skills? We have a 4-week Pre-winter Intensive French Course aimed […] Read more

Pre-winter French Intensive Courses 2018

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Starting Monday the 19th November, we have French Intensive Courses which are tailored for beginner to intermediate level students. The Pre-winter Intensive Courses are perfect for those who are busy throughout the winter, but have some spare time before the season begins. Each of our courses will be running for 4 weeks every Monday to Friday […] Read more

Summer French Intensive Course for beginner level available

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Calling all French beginner level students! We will start an additional 2-week summer French intensive course, tailored for beginner level students. This course is perfect for beginners or false beginners who want to do an intensive course before the end of the summer. Starting on Monday the 30th of July, this course runs 14h30-17h45 every […] Read more

Football Vocabulary

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This Sunday, 15th July, we are excited to see the final match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia. France is set to play against Croatia at 17h00, so perfect time to brush up on French terms and expressions themed on football! Football French Vocabulary: le football/le foot – football (or soccer if you […] Read more