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Alpine French School French Summer Camp

SAVE THE DATE! I know! We haven’t even got through Winter yet and here we are writing about our Summer Camp. However… if Alpine French School Summer Camp 2019 is anything like last year, don’t delay in making your enquiry or even reservation. Alpine French School Summer Camp is open to students from all around…


ALPINE FRENCH SCHOOL LEARN FRENCH AND SKI

The snow has arrived this week………. Have you ever thought about learning French, or improving your French whilst on your ski trip to Morzine? If you’re like me, then the answer to that would be “no!” I am more of a first lift, last lift kind of person. Why on earth would I miss my…


Junior French Intensive Course

  I have just had the pleasure of meeting Georgie a 10 year old student at Alpine French School. Today, (Friday 2nd Nov) is the last day of his course at the Alpine French School. He has been on a French Intensive week’s course with one of our teachers Céline. Georgie has attended a private…


Folie Douce opening in Avoriaz

More exciting news for Morzine/ Avoriaz 2018/2019 Winter Ski Season… FOLIE DOUCE, Avoriaz is opening! Alpine French School are so happy to share with you that Folie Douce, the world renowned Après-Ski bar will be opening its doors (and its tables for dancing on) on 15th December 2018 in Avoriaz the highest resort in the…


WHAT’S NEW FOR WINTER 2018-9?

Winter Social Activity Programme 2018-9 French Intensive Course We are always striving for new and exciting ways to assist our students with their progress on learning French, and what better way than doing what the French do best?…….. cooking and eating great food, with fantastic local ingredients, tasting amazing French cheese and wine, alongside remarkable…


English Immersion Week in Morzine

Last week was a special week for the ‘Alpine English’ part of Alpine French School.  We were asked by one of the local schools to organise an English Immersion week for the whole primary school (3-11 years).  Honoured to be asked and happy to contribute to the local community, we have spent the last few…


French Intensive Courses November 2018

In the French Alps it is the inter-season period, the time between the summer and winter seasons.  While everyone is sitting around waiting for the snow to arrive, many decide to spend their time wisely working on their French before the busy winter season!  If you are interested in improving your French this autumn, why…


Pronunciation

PRONUNCIATION   There is nothing worse than knowing the right word but once you pronounce it, people don’t understand you !! So let’s have a look at a few pronunciation rules. Once you know how to pronounce the word, your brain identifies it very rapidly when it hears it, so by pronouncing well, you make yourself…


VOUS vs TU

VOUS or TU ??   How embarrassing not to know which one to use ? Is there a rule, how do the French know which one to use ?   You are speaking to an adult : If the person is a family member = TU If the person is not a family member = VOUS (in general it’s…


Grammar for Dummies Nous vs On

Nous / On    What’s the difference bewteen « nous » and « on » ? Is there any ? NOUS = ON In reality in 90% of the cases, they both mean « we » in English. When speaking, the French tend to use less and less the « nous » form as it is always longer to pronounce. Give it a try, pronounce the…


French Summer Camp: Changes for 2019!

  Our French Summer Camp in France has come to an end for Summer 2018 and we are already finalising our programme for 2019. We strive to improve our camp each year and we are already putting into place many changes based on the feedback we have received from our clients and our staff over…


Autumn French Courses at Alpine French School

If you are interested in improving your French over the autumn interseason, then we have several options for you!  Weekly Lessons: 10 weeks – 1h30 per week – week of 10th September to week of 30th  November 2018 Here are the different times according to levels. Please let me know which level would suit you best and don’t hesitate to inform…


French Summer Camp in France 2019

Our French Summer Camp in France 2019 has only just over a week left! We have been extremely lucky with the weather and in 5 weeks, we’ve only had one day of rain so our students have enjoyed beautiful sunshine every day for weeks on end 🙂   Our team of 8 teachers have worked…


Use a Training Budget to finance your French Course with Alpine French School

Want to know if you’re entitled funding for your French lessons? Just have a quick look below to see what category you fall under and contact us if you’re eligible for a training budget for French course   I own a French business or I’m an auto-entrepreneur, what funding can I get? You are entitled…


Être cloué au lit

Quand on est trop malade et qu’on ne peut pas sortir de son lit. En anglais : To be bed-ridden


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