Comprehension

The following sections offer a variety of resources to help you learn and improve your understanding of the French language:



Articles : Short articles in French, with a translation in English, for reading and comprehension practice


Assisted Reading (with audio) : Read a story by a famous French author, while listening to an audio recording of the same text by a native French speaker


Proverbs and Idioms : Every language has its own proverbs and sayings, which can sometimes seem strange. See how well you understand these common French proverbs and idioms!


Dictionary : If you're not sure of the meaning of a word you've seen, find out what it is in this section.






Study Aids:

Under each of the quizzes you'll find links to other useful things on the Free French Quiz website, including:



Related quizzes:



Assisted reading (with mp3 audio):



Our French-English dictionary: