2 French is relatively easy to learn. You probably already know these French expressions…xarabank (char à banc), bonjour, bonsoir, bon voyage! , bon appétit, c’est la vie, chic, début, déjà- vu, avant-garde, blond, cuisine, chef, encore, fiancé, rendez-vous, souvenir, eau de toilette.There are so many more!!!
3 French is the official working language of : - the United Nations (UN),- NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation),- UNESCO (UN’s agency for peace and security),- the International Olympic Committee,- the European Union,- the International Red Cross (Helps victims of wars and violence)and much more!
4 If you start learning French you will: Be joining 100 million other students of French in the world. These are learning French in order to communicate with 250 million people whose native or adoptive language is French.
5 The French Speaking World French, along with English, is a truly global language. Over 250 million people in 53 countries on every continent speak French.
6 French is the language that will give you the most choices later on in your studies and career. Career optionsLanguage Teacher, Translator, Interpreter, Travel Agent, Flight Attendant, Editor, Public Relations/Communications Officer, Hotel and Tourist Accommodation Receptionist, Tourist Information Officer, Assistant Librarian, Immigration/Customs Officer, Journalist, Diplomatic Services Officer…
7 During the lessons you will: slowly start to speak and write in simple French.also be able to understand simple spoken and written French.Learn about France and how the French live.
8 And at Form 5?At the end of fifth form, all those who work hard will have a good level of French.Should be able to sit for the French Matsec Exam and obtain a good grade.