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 video (with English or French… Read More »Learning French : a life-long adventure?
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 can be paralyzing, preventing us… Read More »Overcoming the Fear of Failure
Living as an expat comes with its share of linguistic challenges and hidden emotional struggles. It is important to understand the long-term impact of these unexpressed emotions, as they can lead to a cycle of feeling trapped and unable to escape. In this blog post,… Read More »Navigating the Challenges of Learning French
It is common to hear people say “they are going to practice their French” when they mean “they are going to speak French.” However, this usage raises a concern. The word “practice” is closely associated with the idea of trying, drafting, and training. It emphasizes… Read More »Shifting Mindset: Speak vs. Practice French
I am delighted to invite Jana Hofmann, certified coach, to share her experience and vision of learning French as an adult. Jana evokes the many challenges learning French represents (fears, doubts, birth of a new identity) and also shares valuable tips to help you take… Read More »[Guest post] The challenges of learning French
I would like to share with you my 3 tips to face the obstacles you will encounter in your learning of French. You may be thinking “Isn’t it counterproductive and demotivating to think about the difficulties you will encounter?” No! In fact I think… Read More »How to face obstacles when learning French? 3 TIPS!
When learning French, one way to boost your motivation is to hear positive feedback. It instantly triggers the production of dopamine, which stimulates the creation of neural connections: this means that when you receive positive feedback, you learn better ! Ready to boost your… Read More »Positive feedback & French Learning
Are you aware of the power of vulnerability? It might seem counterintuitive, but being open about your weaknesses can actually make you stronger. Vulnerability is an act of bravery that can help you become stronger. By acknowledging your weaknesses and sharing them with others,… Read More »Discovering the Power of Vulnerability: How to Become Stronger
Do you often hear that you should get out of your comfort zone when you share your problems related to French learning? Do you wonder why you can’t get out of your comfort zone in French? Is it because you are not strong or brave… Read More »Comfort zone vs discomfort zone