Think French Audio Magazine Review

An independent language advantage course review by Andrea Lainé

Think Language online audio language magazineThe Think French audio magazine is more than a simple French audio language course – as with the Think Spanish audio magazine, it is designed to help you to learn French while teaching you about life and culture in French-speaking countries.  It is a much more current and engaging approach to learning French online for intermediate and advanced learners.

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Think French, Think Spanish, Think Italian This Winter!

think spanish november 2011The nights are drawing in, schools and colleges have settled in for another academic year and you need a language course to brighten up your days! If you’ve already got a basic level of the language and now want to get up to intermediate or advanced level, then we recommend the Think Spanish, Think French and Think Italian audio magazines, which are proving to be a very popular way to learn Spanish, French and Italian online. [Read more…]

MICHEL THOMAS FRENCH (USA)

language advantage brings you our top French language courses using the audio Michel Thomas method to learn French, from the famous language teacher to the stars!

Enjoy learning French in a totally revolutionary way with Michel Thomas Method French language courses. This unique method has been perfected over a lifetime of teaching. No books, no pens, no notes and no exercises from this totally audio language course.  It works by building up the language in manageable chunks bit by bit. Just relax, listen, connect and learn. And you really do make so much progress while learning French, even if you’ve never succeeded in learning a language before. Now you can learn French with the Michel Thomas Method, in a fraction of the time needed for any other course.


browse Michel Thomas Method French language courses UK>>


01 Michel Thomas Method START French NEW!

michel thomas method start frenchlevel: beginner – this START course replaces the Introductory course from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, mp3

Learn 50 essential words at the heart of French and how to put them together to make yourself understood. This one-hour introduction to the Michel Thomas Method will have you speaking real French straight away and help you to decide if this method of language learning is for you.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method START French language course on amazon.com>>


02 Michel Thomas Method TOTAL French NEW!

michel thomas method total frenchlevel: beginner – this TOTAL course replaces the Foundation Course, Vocabulary Builder and Foundation Review from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

The 12-hour Michel Thomas Method Total French works with your brain, helping you to build up your French in manageable, enjoyable steps by thinking out the answers for yourself. You learn through listening and speaking without the pressure of writing or memorizing.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method TOTAL French language course on amazon.com>>


03 Michel Thomas Method PERFECT French NEW!

michel thomas method perfect frenchlevel: intermediate/advanced – this PERFECT course replaces the Advanced course, Vocabulary Builder and Advanced Review from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

Perfect French with the Michel Thomas Method includes up to nine hours of audio on CD. Become a fluent speaker and understand any situation with this follow-on advanced course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method PERFECT French language course on amazon.com>>


04 Michel Thomas Method Total French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe Set NEW!

michel thomas method french total and perfect deluxe setlevel: intermediate/advanced – this TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe set includes both the Total French and Perfect French language courses.
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

The Michel Thomas Method Total French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe set includes both the Total French and Perfect French language courses. You get the nine hours of audio of the Total course as well as the 12 hours of the Perfect course in one pack. Become a fluent speaker and understand many situations with this follow-on course to the Michel Thomas Start French course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe Set language course on amazon.com>>


05 Michel Thomas Method MASTERCLASS French NEW!

michel thomas method masterclass frenchlevel: intermediate/advanced – this two-hour course replaces the Language Builder course from previous Michel Thomas ranges
languages: French
method: 2 CDs audio cd/mp3

This course is for true language-lovers who want to widen their vocabulary in a one-to-one seminar using the Michel Thomas method. The present, future, conditional and past tenses are covered in this fully audio course with two hours of teaching. Learn French at home, in your car or on the move with your mp3 player.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method MASTERCLASS French language courses on amazon.com>>


Previous editions of Michel Thomas Method language courses:

01 Michel Thomas Method Speak French Get Started Kit

michel thomas method speak french get started kitlevel: beginner
language: French
method: audio CDs

The Michel Thomas Method Speak French Get Started Kit is a two-hour short course audio method for learning French. Join your teacher in a class on the CD and you will soon be able to construct simple sentences to speak basic French. By the end, you will have the confidence to understand and speak some French.  It is the first two hours of the Speak French for Beginners course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method Speak French Get Started Kit on amazon.com>>


02 Michel Thomas Method Speak French for Beginners

michel thomas method speak french for beginnerslevel: beginner
language: French
method: audio CDs

The Michel Thomas Method Speak French for Beginners is an eight-hour, 100% audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and you will soon be able to construct simple phrases. You will learn the language with other students, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. By the end, you will have the confidence to understand and speak French.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method Speak French for Beginners on amazon.com>>


03 Michel Thomas Method Speak French Advanced

michel thomas method speak french advancedlevel: intermediate to advanced
language: French
method: audio CDs

An audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and fellow students to learn and improve on your French language, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. By the end, you will have advanced vocabulary, excellent conversation skills and greater confidence to speak French.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method Speak French Advanced on amazon.com>>


04 Michel Thomas Method Speak French Vocabulary Builder

michel thomas method speak french vocabulary builderlevel: intermediate to advanced
language: French
method: five audio CDs and a zippered case

An audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and build on what you have learned in previous Michel Thomas French language courses, by hearing correct pronunciations from native French speakers with lots of opportunity for practice. This course will help you learn 1000 French words and phrases towards having greater confidence to speak French.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method Speak French Vocabulary Builder on amazon.com>>


05 Michel Thomas Method Speak French Language Booster

michel thomas method speak french language boosterlevel: intermediate to advanced
language: French
method: audio CDs, booklet, zippered travel case

An audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and fellow students to enhance your French language. By the end of this course, you will have expanded vocabulary, a greater knowledge of expressions and much improved all-round French comprehension.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method Speak French Language Booster on amazon.com>>


Previous editions of Michel Thomas Method French:

michel thomas method french foundation course  michel thomas method vocabulary course


06 Michel Thomas Method French Foundation 8-hour course

michel thomas method french foundation courselevel: beginner
language: French
method: audio CDs

An eight-hour, 100% audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and two students in a live lesson and within the first hour you will be able to construct simple phrases. You will learn the language with the students, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. By the end, you will have the confidence to understand and speak French.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Foundation language course on amazon.com>>


08 Michel Thomas Method French Vocabulary Course

michel thomas method vocabulary courselevel: intermediate
language: French
method: audio cd

Building and expanding on the language structures taught in the Foundation and Advanced Courses, these new Vocabulary Courses give you all you need to enjoy travelling, whether for business or pleasure.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Vocabulary course on amazon.com>>


browse our Michel Thomas Language Advantage store for more Michel Thomas language courses and books on amazon.com>>


MICHEL THOMAS FRENCH (UK)

language advantage brings you our top French language courses using the audio Michel Thomas method to learn French, from the famous language teacher to the stars!

Enjoy learning French in a totally revolutionary way with Michel Thomas Method French language courses. This unique method has been perfected over a lifetime of teaching. No books, no pens, no notes and no exercises from this totally audio language course.  It works by building up the language in manageable chunks bit by bit. Just relax, listen, connect and learn. And you really do make so much progress while learning Italian, even if you’ve never succeeded in learning a language before. Now you can learn French with the Michel Thomas Method, in a fraction of the time needed for any other course.


browse Michel Thomas Method French language courses USA>>


01 Michel Thomas Method START French

michel thomas method start frenchlevel: beginner – this START course replaces the Introductory course from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, mp3

Learn 50 essential words at the heart of French and how to put them together to make yourself understood. This one-hour introduction to the Michel Thomas Method will have you speaking real French straight away and help you to decide if this method of language learning is for you.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method START French language course on amazon.co.uk>>
Michel Thomas Method START French is not currently available as a download from audible.co.uk


02 Michel Thomas Method TOTAL French

michel thomas method total frenchlevel: beginner – this TOTAL course replaces the Foundation Course, Vocabulary Builder and Foundation Review from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

The 12-hour Michel Thomas Method Total French works with your brain, helping you to build up your French in manageable, enjoyable steps by thinking out the answers for yourself. You learn through listening and speaking without the pressure of writing or memorizing.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method TOTAL French language course on amazon.co.uk>>
Michel Thomas Method TOTAL is not currently available as a download from audible.co.uk


03 Michel Thomas Method PERFECT French

michel thomas method perfect frenchlevel: intermediate/advanced – this PERFECT course replaces the Advanced course, Vocabulary Builder and Advanced Review from previous Michel Thomas ranges
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

Perfect French with the Michel Thomas Method includes up to nine hours of audio on CD. Become a fluent speaker and understand any situation with this follow-on advanced course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method PERFECT French language course on amazon.co.uk>>
Michel Thomas Method PERFECT is not currently available as a download from audible.co.uk


04 Michel Thomas Method Total French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe Set NEW!

michel thomas method french total and perfect deluxe setlevel: intermediate/advanced – this TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe set includes both the Total French and Perfect French language courses.
language: French
method: audio cd, visual review course and interactive exercises for PC or Mac

The Michel Thomas Method Total French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe set includes both the Total French and Perfect French language courses. You get the nine hours of audio of the Total course as well as the 12 hours of the Perfect course in one pack. Become a fluent speaker and understand many situations with this follow-on course to the Michel Thomas Start French course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French TOTAL & PERFECT Deluxe Set language course on amazon.co.uk>>
Michel Thomas Method PERFECT is not currently available as a download from audible.co.uk


05 Michel Thomas Method MASTERCLASS French

michel thomas method masterclass frenchlevel: intermediate/advanced – this two-hour course replaces the Language Builder course from previous Michel Thomas ranges
languages: French
method: 2 CDs audio cd/mp3

This course is for true language-lovers who want to widen their vocabulary in a one-to-one seminar using the Michel Thomas method. The present, future, conditional and past tenses are covered in this fully audio course with two hours of teaching. Learn French at home, in your car or on the move with your mp3 player.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method MASTERCLASS French language courses on amazon.co.uk>>
Michel Thomas Method MASTERCLASS is not currently available as a download from audible.co.uk


Previous editions of Michel Thomas Method French language courses:

michel thomas french introductory course  michel thomas method french foundation course  michel thomas method french advanced course  michel thomas method vocabulary course


05 Michel Thomas Method French Introductory 2-hour course

michel thomas french introductory courselevel: beginner (note: this Introductory course is the first two hours of the original Foundation eight-hour course)
language: French
method: 2 audio CDs, plus a booklet with Italian phrases with English translation or mp3 download of audio book

This is the first two hours of the eight-hour French Foundation Course. Join your teacher and two students in a live lesson and within the first hour you will be able to construct simple phrases. You will learn the language with the students, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Introductory 2-hour language course on amazon.co.uk>>
for more information and to download the Michel Thomas Method Introductory 2-hour French language course from audible.co.uk>>


06 Michel Thomas Method French Foundation

michel thomas method french foundation courselevel: beginner
language: French
method: 8 audio CDs plus a booklet with French phrases in English translation

The Michel Thomas Method French Foundation course is an eight-hour, 100% audio method for learning French. Join your teacher and two students in a live lesson and within the first hour you will be able to construct simple phrases in French. You will learn the language with the students, hearing both their successes and their mistakes to keep you motivated and involved throughout the course. By the end, you will have the confidence to understand and speak French.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Foundation language course on amazon.co.uk>>


07 Michel Thomas Method French Advanced

michel thomas method french advanced courselevel: advanced
language: French
method: 4 audio CDs plus a booklet with French phrases in English translation

The Michel Thomas advanced five-hour courses are the follow-on to Michel Thomas’ highly acclaimed Foundation eight-hour course. This course will take you on to the next level, so you are understanding and speaking advanced French easily and fluently. Join the teacher and two students in a live classroom situation and build your knowledge at an astonishing rate.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Advanced language course on amazon.co.uk>>


08 Michel Thomas Method French Vocabulary Course

michel thomas method vocabulary courselevel: intermediate
language: French
method: audio cd

Building and expanding on the language structures taught in the Michel Thomas Method French Foundation and Advanced courses, these Vocabulary courses give you more words and phrases to help you to enjoy travelling, whether for business or pleasure.

for more information and to buy the Michel Thomas Method French Vocabulary course on amazon.co.uk>>


09 Michel Thomas Method French 20 minute free sample

michel thomas method french free samplelevel: beginner
language: French
method: download to your ipod, mp3 player or even to your mobile phone, PDA or satellite navigation system

This is a 20-minute sample of the best-selling Michel Thomas Method French Language Course, offering you a fast-track introduction to French.

for more information and to sign up for the Michel Thomas Method French 20 minute free sample on audible.co.uk>>


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Going On Holiday To France Or Spain This Year? Try Think French or Think Spanish Language Magazine Before You Go!

think spanish online audio magazinesDo you need a fun and interactive way of improving your French or Spanish before you go on holiday this year?  If you’ve already got a basic level of the language and now want to get up to intermediate or advanced level, then we recommend the Think Spanish and Think French online audio language magazines, which are proving to be a very popular way to learn Spanish or French.

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Belgian Prime Minister resigns over voting rights of French speakers

Belgium’s five-month-old coalition has collapsed over a long-running dispute on the special voting rights of French speakers living in Dutch-speaking areas near the capital Brussels (or should we say Bruxelles?).  Differences between the richer Dutch-speaking Flemish majority and poorer French-speaking Walloon minority often threaten Belgian governments, but has this time lead to the resignation [Read more…]

Prince William Speaks French During First Official Overseas Tour To Canada

Prince William and his new wife Catherine, who are now known officially as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are currently in Ottawa, Canada on their first official overseas grand tour. The Royal couple were met by thousands of welcoming crowds.

During an address at Government House in Ottawa, Prince William began his speech in French, continuing in English. [Read more…]

Teach Yourself Language Courses

language advantage brings you the top Teach Yourself language packs and culture guides

The world-Famous Teach Yourself series covers over 50 languages and they’ll help you master a language at beginner or intermediate level, plus get you to grips with grammar, verbs, vocabularly and scripts. And, you can learn about the culture too!


01 Teach Yourself One-Day

level: complete beginner
languages: French, German, Greek, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish
method: audio
media: cd, booklet, dvd (French, Spanish only)

If you’re a complete (and we mean complete) beginner, then these may be the courses that get you started with French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish in just one-day. Perfect for that holiday or weekend break. Much better than just speaking English.

read our Teach Yourself one-day Greek review!
for more information and to buy Teach Yourself one-day, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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02 Teach Yourself Starter Kits

level: complete beginner
languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
method: traditional with add-ons!
media: book, phrase book, flashcards, cd

If you’re a complete (and we mean complete) beginner, then these may be the courses that get you started with French, Italian and Spanish! A new series by Elisabeth Smith based on learning 5 words a day to give you a confident start. You have everything you need to get going with a language book, phrase book, flashcards and 2 CDs.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself starter kits, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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03 Teach Yourself Instants in 35 minutes a Day

level: beginner
languages: French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
method: traditional with add-ons!
media: book, cd

Never been able to learn a language before? Then try the Instants. They offer a quick solution by teaching you only the words and phrases that really matter and bypass difficult grammar which gets you speaking your new language from the first week. And it keeps you motivated by telling you what you need to do for 35 to 45 minutes each day for 6 weeks!

read our Teach Yourself instants review!
for more information and to buy Teach Yourself instants, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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04 Teach Yourself Conversation

level: beginner – intermediate
languages: Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Dutch, French, Gaelic, German, Greek, Hindi, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Welsh
method: audio
media: cd

Where Michel Thomas has not gone, these audio-only Teach Yourself Conversation courses go! Learn to both speak and understand your language.

read our Teach Yourself Japanese conversation review!
for more information and to buy Teach Yourself conversation, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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05 Teach Yourself Complete Language Courses

level: beginner – intermediate
languages: over 50 languages from Afrikaans to Zulu
method: traditional
media: book, cd

Great if you’re a beginner or a ‘false’ beginner and you’ve studied a bit of the language before. From Afrikaans to Zulu, the complete courses offer a comprehensive guide to understanding, speaking and writing the language. Takes you from beginner to intermediate and will refresh ‘rusty’ knowledge. The complete course contains a book and CD.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself Complete courses, browse our Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
for more information and to buy Teach Yourself Complete courses, browse our Teach Yourself store on amazon.com>>


06 Teach Yourself Improve Your …

level: intermediate
languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
method: traditional
media: book, cd

Ideally suited if you have a good grounding in a language and are early intermediate. These courses will extend your languages skills at the same time as you learn more about the country and its culture. This series includes a book and double cd.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself improve your …, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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07 Teach Yourself Beginner’s Scripts

level: beginner
languages: Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Hindi, Japanese, Russian, Urdu
media: book

These books help you learn the scripts of non-Roman alphabets from scratch, with the help of examples of real-life text. The ideal companion to one of the Teach Yourself language courses.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself scripts, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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08 Teach Yourself Essential Grammar and Vocabulary books

Teach Yourself Quick Fix Grammar

level: beginner
languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
media: book

These pocket-sized books will give instant help to those learning a language and needing to get to grip with the most important grammar points quickly. This series is ideal for the absolute beginner or the intermediate student wanting to check grammar points quickly and easily, with one grammar point explained on each page. The ideal companion to one of the Teach Yourself language courses.

Teach Yourself Essential Grammar

level: beginner – intermediate
languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Irish, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Welsh
media: book

These grammar guides are suitable for students of all levels. You can work through them as a course or dip into them to check a grammar point or extend your knowledge. The ideal companion to one of the Teach Yourself language courses.

Teach Yourself Essential Verbs

level: beginner – intermediate
languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
media: book

If you need to refresh your memory on how verbs work, then this is the series for you. It covers 200 frequently used verbs and gives examples of how they can be used in context. The ideal companion to one of the Teach Yourself language courses.

Teach Yourself Essential Vocabulary

level: beginner – intermediate
languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
media: book

These vocabulary books will take your existing knowledge and build up your vocabulary systematically with the most useful words. The ideal companion to one of the Teach Yourself language courses.

read our Teach Yourself verbs and grammar review!
for more information and to buy Teach Yourself Essential grammar, verbs and vocabulary, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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09 Teach Yourself World Cultures

level: all
cultures: China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Wales
media: book

The teach yourself world cultures range gives you everything you need to know about your chosen country in one book. Designed to enrich your course or stay abroad, the topics covered include language, culture, geography, food and drink, fashion and the practicalities of living in the country. Each chapter also includes a list of useful words and phrases, plus contacts and further information. These books give an insight into the customs and ways of each country, touching on subjects such as government, language, arts, festivals and food with fascinating facts and figures. These guides are full of really good information, so you can really get more out of your stay and get to know people more easily.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself World Cultures, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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10 Teach Yourself Religion

level: all
religions: Buddhism, Catholicism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Sikhism, World Faiths
media: book

teach yourself religion series presents all the essential information to gain knowledge of particular faiths. Covering everything from the religions’ key texts to dietary requirements, these books raise fascinating questions about specific religious beliefs and practices.

for more information and to buy Teach Yourself Religion, browse our Language Advantage Teach Yourself shop on amazon.co.uk>>
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Take a language holiday & learn to speak a language in the country where it is spoken.

language advantage has selected the best and most innovative language courses abroad so you can learn to speak another language in the country where it is spoken.   How have we done this?   We’ve spent the past few years working with language schools and we’re now recommending the ones that offer a great service. We’ve spent our time searching, so you can spend your time learning.


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The Dog That Only Responds To French Commands

A black labrador which was brought up in France and is now living in the UK, has had a lot of trouble learning the English language since his arrival. Henri the dog was raised in France and was always spoken to in French. [Read more…]