The learning process is often see, and rightfully so, as time consuming. Some domains are particularly concerned by this issue. Learning a language is one of them.
And when it comes to languages, some of them are easier to master, speak and writer than others. Difficulties can come from the writing system, alphabet or ideograms, the correlation between the sound of the word and how it is written, the grammar, if words have cases, or if verbs have tenses, and how many exist. All those parameter that are a part of the identity of a language also build up its level of difficulties.
French can be classified as one of those language that have the reputation to take time to be relatively fluent in.
Is it even possible ? The answer is Yes.
If immersion is a key element to learn French fast it is not enough. Being emerged in a French environment will help you increase your vocabulary, will let you speak with more self confidence, and by making mistakes that you have never the occasion to do otherwise, you will improve the way you express yourself in French drastically. Once this is done, you will have to keep working after the days you spent in a French course in France.
Reading in French, listening to French news, TV Shows on the internet, are the perfect way to extend the impact of the French language holidays.
To learn French fast, you must be able to get gratifications from your improvements. A nice and easy way to do it, is by reading children’s books in French. The vocabulary is easier and still very interesting and rich. You can even select the French version of English children’s books, so you are sure to understand the context. Those intellectual gratifications makes the learning process go faster.
Learning French fast is all about being a sponge absorbing informations. Never think you are too old for this. Adult French courses are designed to be accessible by anyone. Just by thinking that you might be too old, you are building up psychological walls. Adults have the same learning capabilities as anyone… you just need to invest time in it.
And this is maybe the paradox. If you want to learn French fast, it is possible. You just need to give time to it. If you want to know more about L’École des Trois Ponts and how you can immerse in the French language, contact us to know all about our French immersion school.