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The government of Nigeria passed a legislation that will see French made a compulsory subject in primary and secondary schools. The idea behind this move was so that Nigerian citizens can be able to tap into the political, economic, cultural and diplomatic advantages of learning the language. This declaration was made public by the Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives Emeka Ihedioha who made the announcement during the 20th anniversary of the Nigeria French Language Village [...]
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French today is spoken around the world by 65 to 80 million people as a native language, and by about 190 to 200 million people as a second or third language, with significant speakers in 54 countries. Most native speakers of the language live in France, the rest live in Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, Francophone Africa (Benin, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Tunisia...), Luxembourg, Monaco, or in the United States. French is an official language in 29 countries, and it is an official language of all United Nations agencies and a large number of international organizations. It is the third most spoken second language in the European Union, after English and German respectively.
Download our free dictionary (for Windows or Android) and browse both the French-English and the English-French lists. Look up a word, add or modify an entry, and learn words at your own rhythm from a personal learning list. Click here to learn more about the features or scroll down to download the program. An online version is also available, so you can browse the dictionary without downloading it.
Download our free dictionary for Android! Browse the wordlists, look up words and practice your vocabulary at your own rhythm. An online version is also available, so you can browse the dictionary without downloading it.
This dictionary was made by Luc Peyrebrune.
List status: © Luc Peyrebrune
French > English: 56,251 words
English > French: 54,917 words
Last update: March 21, 2014
First upload: 1997
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There are many websites dedicated to French language, like Bonjour.com, FrenchTutorial or Learn and study French (where you can download courses with sounds). Let us also mention Introduction to French Studies, a French course at the University of Toronto (Canada), and a a civilization course by Marie Ponterio, from SUNY College, Cortland, USA. Frenchteacher.net is a free site for teachers and students of French with interactive crosswords, quizzes, free worksheets, comprehensive links and more. You can also play the Jeu de l'oie and learn french with games, or test your knowledge with many exercises organized by themes.