French Resources


Study Resources

  • LanguageGuide.org
    A well-structured repository of grammar guides that includes interactive exercises.
    http://www.languageguide.org/french/grammar/

  • Verb Conjugator
    Type in the French infinitive, and this utility will generate conjugations for present, simple past, future, conditional, imperfect, subjunctive tenses. Very handy.

  • French Grammar Central
    GlobeGate Project, University of Tennessee at martin
    Collection of external links. Good source for complex constructions such as pluperfect, future perfect, etc.
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/globegate_mirror/gramm.html

  • ARTFL Project
    Project for American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language
    at U of Chicago
    bibliographies, databases, references, incl. a French-English dictionary
    http://humanities.uchicago.edu/ARTFL/ARTFL.html

  • French History & Civilization
    Les Capetiens - Les Croisades
    notes and illustrations on medieval French history
    http://philae.sas.upenn.edu/French/french.html

  • Nineteenth-Century French Women Writers
    by Robert M. Schwartz at Mount Holyoke
    http://www.mtholyoke.edu/courses/rschwart/hist255/at/writers.html

Reference

Media

Class Websites and Projects

  • Guadeloupe: Remapping a World
    by A. Paliyenko at Colby
    http://www.colby.edu/french/guadeloupe/index.html

  • FR 233 Societé Française Contemporaine
    by A. Dauge-Roth at Colby
    http://www.colby.edu/french/societefrance