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Time for naturalization

You need to prepare the 1h30 naturalization interview? We practice with the regular questions about general French culture, your commitment in French society, republican values and so on. By Internet or in St Antonin Noble Val area (82).

Holidays in France, culture and know-hows

Are you ready for a refreshing bath in French Culture? My French Pass organizes cultural stays in St Antonin Noble Val, heart of Gorges de l'Aveyron. For example, you can get conventional French lessons. You also can sign up for thematic tours offering a real dive in...

Pratice French & hike in St Antonin Noble Val

Practice French hiking in our stunning Gorges de l'Aveyron. What is the difference between hiking yellow marks and white/red ones ? This brave French snail knows it : he chose a PR*  loop to be sure to come back home before night. Like him, enjoy a half day easy or...

Relax and improve your French

A delightfull French conversation session It was last Friday in Bruniquel (Tarn-et-Garonne, 82), with Nail and their friends, on their gorgeous terrasse. A relax and usefull time , to dare speaking and asking all usefull questions ever! A deeply cultural moment After...

Pluies, moissons…Rain and harvests

'Petite pluie d'avril fait bonne moisson d'été' Little rain in April makes good summer harvests Après l'hirondelle, voici un petit proverbe ardéchois* plein d'espoir pour l'été à venir. *De l'Ardèche, au sud de Lyon. Ça signifie que la pluie de cet hiver et du...

Une hirondelle / A swallow

"Une hirondelle ne fait pas le printemps' Who knows this French expression ? it's the equivalent of 'The first cuckoo doesn't do the spring.' Cela signifie qu'il ne faut pas "s'emballer", se précipiter, s'enthousiasmer à la première impression. Il vaut mieux prendre...

Summer time in St Antonin Noble Val

Enhance your French culture. My French Pass offers divings in French rural culture. Markets in medieval villages, hike and discover shepherd heritage, make amazing traditional French pastry or simply take French courses in a relax atmosphere: the best way to improve your level in french. It’s in the stunning Gorges de l’Aveyron. Exist in half-day workshops or 4 days thematic immersion course.

French’n Pastry Workshop

It is possible to train your French by making amazing traditional French pastries with friends. Learn the traditional know-hows and ‘tours de main’ for create crunchy and melting ‘Choux à la crème’, Tarte Tatin, Rhum Baba or Iles flottantes…It’s easy, it’s in the stunning Gorges de l’Aveyron and it will be soon in immersion course version !

Tirer les rois…

Le français est plein d'expressions imagées. Marianne est à la République, ce que le roi était à la monarchie...Or, en France, les rois finissaient mal. Mais savez-vous ce que signifie aujourd'hui 'tirer les rois' ? L'épiphanie, le 6 janvier de chaque année, célèbre...

Sheep and legs

French is full of idiomatic expressions. Do you know this one about sheep and legs? Mouton à cinq pattes ou Trèfle à quatre feuilles? Que vous ayez trouvé l'un ou l'autre, sachez que vous avez trouvé une rareté ! Un exemple ? L'homme ou la femme parfaite, un français...

Butter in French expressions

French is full of expressions inspired by food. Do you know this one about butter ('le beurre')? If you want 'le beurre et l'argent du beurre' ('butter and money of the butter'), it means that you want the object and its value, refusing to loose one part to gain...

Wheat and apples in French expressions

French expressions often refere to food.  Do you know these French expressions about wheat and apples ('le blé' et 'les pommes') ? 'Être fauché comme les blés' ('to be mowed like wheat') means to be broke, penniless. There are plenty of expressions for this same...

French expression: ‘C’est du gâteau’

French expressions often refere to food.  Food is a huge tank of inspiration for French and we love talking of food. This expression for example : 'C'est du gâteau' (litterally 'It's cake') means 'It's very easy and pleasant'.   So, will you understand this sentence...