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I’m Ines, a seasoned French coach dedicated to helping ambitious expats and immigrants learn how to communicate with confidence in French and strive for independence. 

My blog is all about building a personalized strategy and the right mindset to learn and speak French with confidence. 

No grammar rules, no lists of vocabulary, just thought-provoking content to empower you to take control of your French journey and conquer your language-learning hurdles.

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jump and step over gap
French speaking

Overcome French Vocabulary Gaps – 5 tips

Ever found yourself at a loss for words in a French conversation? I’ll share 5 tips to help you overcome French vocabulary gaps seamlessly.   Preparation: Ready, Set, Context! Are you anticipating a specific scenario, like a hairdresser appointment? Plan

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Mindset

Learning French : a life-long adventure?

Is learning French a life-long adventure? You have started your French learning journey when this burning question suddenly pops up  ” Will you be learning French for the rest of your life?”   I answer this question in a short

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finger shows the way
Learning strategy

Personalized French Learning: Your Way, Your Progress

Embarking on the journey of learning French as an expat can be both exciting and challenging. The key to making meaningful progress lies in personalization – tailoring your learning experience to suit your unique needs and preferences. This approach is

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importance of the mindset of " try " instead of "succeed"
Mindset

Overcoming the Fear of Failure

The fear of failure is a common obstacle that many of us face in various aspects of our lives, whether it’s starting a new hobby, embarking on a career change, or even learning a new language. It’s a feeling that

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mindmap
Learning strategy

Learning French with Mindmaps

In this blog post, we’ll explore the art of learning French with mindmaps – an innovative and effective technique. We’ll delve into how mindmaps tap into the power of the brain, make the learning process more engaging through visuals, and

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French speaking

Why do you struggle to decipher Spoken French ?

As a French coach, I understand the challenges you may face when trying to understand French. Why do you struggle to decipher spoken French? In this article we explore 3 main factors affecting your comprehension of spoken French.   3

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graphic novels in french
Learning strategy

Graphic Novels : A Journey into French Reading

A few years ago, I stumbled upon something that greatly enriched my pleasure in reading. Today, I’d like to share with you my thoughts on this type of reading because graphic novels can help you start your journey in French

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jump and step over gap
French speaking

Overcome French Vocabulary Gaps – 5 tips

Ever found yourself at a loss for words in a French conversation? I’ll share 5 tips to help you overcome French vocabulary gaps seamlessly.   Preparation: Ready, Set, Context! Are you anticipating a specific scenario, like a hairdresser appointment? Plan

Read More »
Mindset

Learning French : a life-long adventure?

Is learning French a life-long adventure? You have started your French learning journey when this burning question suddenly pops up  ” Will you be learning French for the rest of your life?”   I answer this question in a short

Read More »
finger shows the way
Learning strategy

Personalized French Learning: Your Way, Your Progress

Embarking on the journey of learning French as an expat can be both exciting and challenging. The key to making meaningful progress lies in personalization – tailoring your learning experience to suit your unique needs and preferences. This approach is

Read More »
importance of the mindset of " try " instead of "succeed"
Mindset

Overcoming the Fear of Failure

The fear of failure is a common obstacle that many of us face in various aspects of our lives, whether it’s starting a new hobby, embarking on a career change, or even learning a new language. It’s a feeling that

Read More »
mindmap
Learning strategy

Learning French with Mindmaps

In this blog post, we’ll explore the art of learning French with mindmaps – an innovative and effective technique. We’ll delve into how mindmaps tap into the power of the brain, make the learning process more engaging through visuals, and

Read More »
French speaking

Why do you struggle to decipher Spoken French ?

As a French coach, I understand the challenges you may face when trying to understand French. Why do you struggle to decipher spoken French? In this article we explore 3 main factors affecting your comprehension of spoken French.   3

Read More »
graphic novels in french
Learning strategy

Graphic Novels : A Journey into French Reading

A few years ago, I stumbled upon something that greatly enriched my pleasure in reading. Today, I’d like to share with you my thoughts on this type of reading because graphic novels can help you start your journey in French

Read More »

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