Hundreds booked for Covid violations as mass French rave ends
France

Hundreds booked for Covid violations as mass French rave ends

More than 1,200 revellers were booked for breaking coronavirus restrictions as an illegal rave in northwestern France ended on Saturday after more than two days of partying that saw clashes with police.

French Word of the Day: alors
Switzerland

French Word of the Day: alors

The nine very best French insults (for use when you’re very, very angry)
Switzerland

The nine very best French insults (for use when you’re very, very angry)

Nine French words that the French just don’t use
France

Nine French words that the French just don’t use

French Expression of the Day: En fait
Switzerland

French Expression of the Day: En fait

Nine French expressions to help you celebrate the Swiss sunshine
Switzerland

Nine French expressions to help you celebrate the Swiss sunshine

These are the gripes that concern French people the most
France

These are the gripes that concern French people the most

Official recognition for Jura-based French dialect
Switzerland

Official recognition for Jura-based French dialect

Learn a language in three months (and get all your lessons for free)

Learn a language in three months (and get all your lessons for free)

The new French words you need to know (including some English ones)
France

The new French words you need to know (including some English ones)

The German words we use every day – that are actually French
Germany

The German words we use every day – that are actually French

French arms trafficking suspect jailed pending trial
France

French arms trafficking suspect jailed pending trial

Learn French in Switzerland: A fully immersive experience

Learn French in Switzerland: A fully immersive experience

‘Not rude, just French’: Fired waiter claims discrimination against his Gallic culture
France

‘Not rude, just French’: Fired waiter claims discrimination against his Gallic culture

Meet the entrepreneur who wants to bring the best of French culture to Stockholm
Sweden

Meet the entrepreneur who wants to bring the best of French culture to Stockholm

Swedish wine tasters crowned world’s best at French contest

Swedish wine tasters crowned world’s best at French contest

Four die as French army-chartered plane crashes off Ivory Coast
France

Four die as French army-chartered plane crashes off Ivory Coast

Passenger saves French tourist bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps

Passenger saves French tourist bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps

The 21 most annoying ‘false friends’ in French
Switzerland

The 21 most annoying ‘false friends’ in French

French accent voted ‘sexiest in the world’
France

French accent voted ‘sexiest in the world’

Thurgau MPs vote to keep French on primary school timetable
Switzerland

Thurgau MPs vote to keep French on primary school timetable

Parlez-vous franglais? More English words officially enter French language
France

Parlez-vous franglais? More English words officially enter French language

Zurich votes to keep teaching two languages in primary school
Switzerland

Zurich votes to keep teaching two languages in primary school

Swiss-German canton pushes to banish French teaching from primary schools
Switzerland

Swiss-German canton pushes to banish French teaching from primary schools

Dos and don’ts to help you cope with writing emails or letters in French
France

Dos and don’ts to help you cope with writing emails or letters in French

How far have you assimilated into French culture?
France

How far have you assimilated into French culture?

Concordia survivors blame Italy for ‘stolen’ possessions
Italy

Concordia survivors blame Italy for ‘stolen’ possessions

The ten places where you really need to speak French
France

The ten places where you really need to speak French

14 strange things that surprise French people in Sweden
Sweden

14 strange things that surprise French people in Sweden

8 fantastic reasons to visit French-speaking Switzerland
Switzerland

8 fantastic reasons to visit French-speaking Switzerland

How to say ‘OUCH’ in French (and ten other sounds)
France

How to say ‘OUCH’ in French (and ten other sounds)

Here’s why the French struggle with English so much
France

Here’s why the French struggle with English so much

France ‘to force language tests’ on expats post Brexit
France

France ‘to force language tests’ on expats post Brexit

Eight reasons Swiss-French is better than French-French
Switzerland

Eight reasons Swiss-French is better than French-French

Are these the nicest places in France to live?
France

Are these the nicest places in France to live?

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France

Our president should speak English: French students

French woman behind cloned site that sold fake Prada
Italy

French woman behind cloned site that sold fake Prada

LVMH takes minority stake in Italy’s Repossi
Italy

LVMH takes minority stake in Italy’s Repossi

12 face hard labour over lynching of Italian man
Italy

12 face hard labour over lynching of Italian man

Letter bomb sent to French embassy in Rome

Letter bomb sent to French embassy in Rome

Italian lawyer steals French tourist’s wallet
Italy

Italian lawyer steals French tourist’s wallet

French words that the English language needs
France

French words that the English language needs

Test: Just how good is your French grammar?
France

Test: Just how good is your French grammar?

Is it time the French scrapped tu and vous?
France

Is it time the French scrapped tu and vous?

French ditch pet hate to welcome doggy bags
France

French ditch pet hate to welcome doggy bags

‘Smart’ subtitles to help French learn English
France

‘Smart’ subtitles to help French learn English

So what future does the French language have?
France

So what future does the French language have?

Minister calls on French to ditch English at work
France

Minister calls on French to ditch English at work

France celebrates ten ‘foreign’ French words
France

France celebrates ten ‘foreign’ French words

Italy showcases Henri Matisse artworks
Italy

Italy showcases Henri Matisse artworks

English words the French simply can’t say
France

English words the French simply can’t say

Bond meets Snowden: The HSBC whistleblower
Italy

Bond meets Snowden: The HSBC whistleblower

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Italy

Piano virtuoso Aldo Ciccolini dies aged 89

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France

When French tourists get in trouble abroad

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France

20 of the best words in the French language

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France

Five myths to explain why French lovers fail to live up to expectations

Couple told they can’t call their child ‘Nutella’
Italy

Couple told they can’t call their child ‘Nutella’

Heavy snow in French Alps causes traffic chaos
France

Heavy snow in French Alps causes traffic chaos

French economy to lift in 2015, but not jobs
France

French economy to lift in 2015, but not jobs

12 ‘French’ things that aren’t actually French
France

12 ‘French’ things that aren’t actually French

11 things you (wrongly) presumed about France
France

11 things you (wrongly) presumed about France

Frenchman arrested for scaling Brooklyn Bridge
France

Frenchman arrested for scaling Brooklyn Bridge

Google says French really is language of love
France

Google says French really is language of love

Ten things to never say to a French person
France

Ten things to never say to a French person

How France could make learning French easier
France

How France could make learning French easier

What the French find weird about Anglos
France

What the French find weird about Anglos

QUIZ: Can you decipher these French sayings?
France

QUIZ: Can you decipher these French sayings?

Ten French customs that confuse Anglos
France

Ten French customs that confuse Anglos

Majorca: Body found in sea is French tourist
Spain

Majorca: Body found in sea is French tourist

‘Sacre bleu!’ Do the French really say that?
France

‘Sacre bleu!’ Do the French really say that?

French ditch home car brands for Italy’s Fiat

French ditch home car brands for Italy’s Fiat

Italian businessman leads race for Club Med
Italy

Italian businessman leads race for Club Med

French tourist held for stealing piece of Pompeii
Italy

French tourist held for stealing piece of Pompeii

Harry Potter composer to lead Venice film jury
Italy

Harry Potter composer to lead Venice film jury

French police send immigrants back to Italy

French police send immigrants back to Italy

French boy in coma after Vesuvius lightning strike
Italy

French boy in coma after Vesuvius lightning strike

Deaf French boy in coma after he’s hit by lightning
France

Deaf French boy in coma after he’s hit by lightning

More English words slip into French language
France

More English words slip into French language

US state wants road signs displayed in French
France

US state wants road signs displayed in French

The best smartphone apps for learning French
France

The best smartphone apps for learning French

Ten ways to know you’re becoming French
France

Ten ways to know you’re becoming French

‘French’ family robs plush jewellery shop
Italy

‘French’ family robs plush jewellery shop

French TV viewers resent needless use of English
France

French TV viewers resent needless use of English

Fiat worker ‘happily’ lived with stolen artwork
Italy

Fiat worker ‘happily’ lived with stolen artwork

Stolen Gauguin hung 40 years on Fiat man’s wall
Italy

Stolen Gauguin hung 40 years on Fiat man’s wall

Ten new words that could join the French language
France

Ten new words that could join the French language

Jailed Norwegian faces death after stops eating
Norway

Jailed Norwegian faces death after stops eating

The top 12 English words reinvented by the French
France

The top 12 English words reinvented by the French

Rogue trader in Rome walks to Paris in protest
Italy

Rogue trader in Rome walks to Paris in protest

French ski cross trio cleared to trouser medals
France

French ski cross trio cleared to trouser medals

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France

French ski cross sweep under investigation

Norwegian found guilty of killing Congo cellmate
Norway

Norwegian found guilty of killing Congo cellmate

Grumpy French chefs crack down on food porn
France

Grumpy French chefs crack down on food porn

French jihadist school pupils ‘to return home’
France

French jihadist school pupils ‘to return home’

Blast hits French church as Hollande meets Pope
Italy

Blast hits French church as Hollande meets Pope

Infidelity in France: ‘One in two Frenchmen cheat’
France

Infidelity in France: ‘One in two Frenchmen cheat’

French advertisers have fun at Hollande’s expense
France

French advertisers have fun at Hollande’s expense

The French pupils who quit school for jihad
France

The French pupils who quit school for jihad

Hollande’s ‘mistress’ barred from Rome jury
Italy

Hollande’s ‘mistress’ barred from Rome jury

French too sick to stand trial in Congo
Norway

French too sick to stand trial in Congo

French court upholds Muslim veil ban
France

French court upholds Muslim veil ban

French workers stage beating for extra days off
France

French workers stage beating for extra days off

French trial opens amid confusion in Congo
Norway

French trial opens amid confusion in Congo

Captured French priest returns home
France

Captured French priest returns home

Italian rams car into Paris presidential palace
Italy

Italian rams car into Paris presidential palace

Top envoy may call foreign minister to Congo
Norway

Top envoy may call foreign minister to Congo

Top envoy in Congo to help jailed Norwegian
Norway

Top envoy in Congo to help jailed Norwegian

Congo charges Norway man for killing cellmate
Norway

Congo charges Norway man for killing cellmate

Britain and Norway to lobby for Congo inmate
Norway

Britain and Norway to lobby for Congo inmate

‘Racist slurs hurt my kids’ says black minister
France

‘Racist slurs hurt my kids’ says black minister

French ski resort to open early after heavy snow
France

French ski resort to open early after heavy snow

Ten tell-tale signs you’ve gone native in France
France

Ten tell-tale signs you’ve gone native in France

Number of tax payers quitting France rockets
France

Number of tax payers quitting France rockets

Italians behind fake French wine scam
Italy

Italians behind fake French wine scam

France’s National Front in shock by-election win
France

France’s National Front in shock by-election win

‘I never use my second language at work’: Poll
Spain

‘I never use my second language at work’: Poll

Ryanair told to pay €9m damages by French court
France

Ryanair told to pay €9m damages by French court

PM meets Kabila to plead for jailed Norwegian
Norway

PM meets Kabila to plead for jailed Norwegian

Congo prisoner’s body back in Norway
Norway

Congo prisoner’s body back in Norway

French accused over Venetian palace damage
Italy

French accused over Venetian palace damage

Norwegian inmate took own life: Congo
Norway

Norwegian inmate took own life: Congo

This is how French has influenced the German language
Germany

This is how French has influenced the German language

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Sweden

French films a hit for Stockholmers

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Sweden

French deny Congo torture claims

Ikea used secret French police files: report
Sweden

Ikea used secret French police files: report

French complaint filed over Ikea spy claims
Sweden

French complaint filed over Ikea spy claims

Ikea ‘spied’ on angry customers: report
Sweden

Ikea ‘spied’ on angry customers: report

Couple sues Ikea to expose spying ‘cover-up’
Sweden

Couple sues Ikea to expose spying ‘cover-up’

Ikea bosses sacked over France spying scandal
Sweden

Ikea bosses sacked over France spying scandal

H&M links up with French ‘cult’ fashion label
Sweden

H&M links up with French ‘cult’ fashion label

Teacher held for attack at Stockholm school
Sweden

Teacher held for attack at Stockholm school

Two questioned over Ikea France spy scandal
Sweden

Two questioned over Ikea France spy scandal

Moland fought French before he died – minister
Norway

Moland fought French before he died – minister

‘I will never get such a good friend again’
Norway

‘I will never get such a good friend again’

‘No progress’ in Norway- Congo prisoner transfer
Norway

‘No progress’ in Norway- Congo prisoner transfer

French ‘learned wine-making’ from Italians
Italy

French ‘learned wine-making’ from Italians

Top Ten: English terms the French want barred
France

Top Ten: English terms the French want barred

‘Plan for degree courses in English is deluded’
France

‘Plan for degree courses in English is deluded’

Ten best chat-up lines to use in French
France

Ten best chat-up lines to use in French

Spanish PM Rajoy: ‘I can’t talk to Obama yet’
Spain

Spanish PM Rajoy: ‘I can’t talk to Obama yet’

‘Paris is pricey, but it’s the best city for students’
France

‘Paris is pricey, but it’s the best city for students’

Why mastering English would help make the French less gloomy
France

Why mastering English would help make the French less gloomy

Studying in France: ‘The Riviera is perfect’
France

Studying in France: ‘The Riviera is perfect’

Eddie Izzard on talking ‘weird bollocks’ in French
France

Eddie Izzard on talking ‘weird bollocks’ in French

La vache! Top Ten weird French insults
France

La vache! Top Ten weird French insults

British poet anointed to protect French language
France

British poet anointed to protect French language

Frenchman clinches first Tour de Andalucia stage
Spain

Frenchman clinches first Tour de Andalucia stage

Video: Hollande’s English speech grabs headlines
France

Video: Hollande’s English speech grabs headlines

Language barrier: French resistance to Franglais
France

Language barrier: French resistance to Franglais

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France

Somali militants ‘to execute’ French agent

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France

Almost half French feel poverty pinch: survey

Discover Switzerland your way with ESL
Switzerland

Discover Switzerland your way with ESL

Successful integration through language learning
France

Successful integration through language learning

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Switzerland

France puts tax pressure on Switzerland

Swiss French: ‘Same dish but different spices’
Switzerland

Swiss French: ‘Same dish but different spices’

British PM urged to act over jailed Norwegians
Norway

British PM urged to act over jailed Norwegians

VIDEO: False friends – Macron calls Australian PM’s wife ‘delicious’
France

VIDEO: False friends – Macron calls Australian PM’s wife ‘delicious’

Macron to turn derelict chateau into global beacon for French language and culture
France

Macron to turn derelict chateau into global beacon for French language and culture

Making French great again: Macron looks to Africa
France

Making French great again: Macron looks to Africa

French terror suspect deported from Switzerland
Switzerland

French terror suspect deported from Switzerland

Prestigious French uni offers English courses to migrants
France

Prestigious French uni offers English courses to migrants

French security services’ nightmare comes true
France

French security services’ nightmare comes true

French court approves border controls with Italy
Italy

French court approves border controls with Italy

Barcelona hotel ‘murder’: French lover arrested
Spain

Barcelona hotel ‘murder’: French lover arrested

Italy vows full support in heiress murder case
Italy

Italy vows full support in heiress murder case

French holds on to 2nd place in Europe’s schools
France

French holds on to 2nd place in Europe’s schools