Don’t miss the Alliance Française French Film Festival 2017!

The biggest  festival of French films outside of France! Now in its 28th year, the AF (Alliance Française) French Film Festival is the biggest film festival in Australia but also the biggest festival of French films outside of France. Last year, the AF offered 2,450 sessions nation-wide with  a programme comprising 48 movies! This festival isContinue reading “Don’t miss the Alliance Française French Film Festival 2017!”

WIN a signed copy of Adventures of SuperYam: Harry and SuperYam™ [competition inside]

Meet SuperYam™, the superhero who represents the world of fruit, vegetables and healthy eating! Harry and SuperYam™, written by Sydney mum Alla Novochenok-Serhan and illustrated by Jay Rollins, is the first story from Adventures of SuperYam™; a children’s picture-book series promoting food education and tackling childhood obesity. SuperYam™ is the intergalactic superhero who travels toContinue reading “WIN a signed copy of Adventures of SuperYam: Harry and SuperYam™ [competition inside]”

Le Forum, your French Bookshop in Australia

Do you know Le Forum? Because if you don’t, well, then, you should! Le Forum is a bookshop which was established in Fremantle in 2004. It is an independent bookstore dedicated to bring the best of French culture to Australia’s doorstep. All of their products are also accessible via their online-selling shop and available toContinue reading “Le Forum, your French Bookshop in Australia”

30 Tips to Prepare a (French) oral examination

Preparing for an oral examination can be very daunting as there is no place to hide! But don’t panic! It can be a stress-free experience provided you are well prepared and know what to expect. Below is a list of things to do in order to make your examination a much easier adventure!   Updated 27/08/2018Continue reading “30 Tips to Prepare a (French) oral examination”

Le Père Noël est un surfeur !

Noël en Australie Si vos souvenirs d’enfance sont baignés de Noëls blancs au coin de la cheminée, de températures en-dessous de 0°C  et de cols roulés, votre premier noël australien sera (littéralement) aux antipodes ! Tout d’abord, le 25 décembre est en été: et vous pouvez vous attendre à des températures de 30°C en moyenneContinue reading “Le Père Noël est un surfeur !”

Righto?

I have discovered that my Australian friends love shortening words and dropping a few syllables! I suppose it is an efficient way to get to the point (or beer) quicker! One of the most common Australian abbreviation is the one with the added suffix -o (at the end of the word). Though it can beContinue reading “Righto?”