Do the French still pour scorn on British food? The answer is yes and no.
Many French people still cringe when they evoke memories of school visits to England. Say the word ‘jelly’ and a look of horror will appear on their faces. Soon you will hear tales of bright green peas flavoured with mint, sandwiches for nearly all meals and that nightmare of British culinary culture; boiled meat.
For learners of French and the many travellers fascinated by France and French life, this is an original new collection of pocket-sized guides. Each Pocket Guide is topic based providing insights into French life as well as help with key aspects of the French language. Easy to consult and extremely practical, the Pocket Guides are priced at12.95€ (£9.99 - 14.95$). More titles are planned for 2014.
At Kolibri Languages we were very pleased to receive the November issue of Living France. This is an extremely popular magazine in the UK with lots of information about France for Francophiles. To our delight there was a very warm and positive review of our three Practical Guides on page 83 of the current issue. …
The Kolibri Languages app exists for the iPad and iPhone as well as for Android devices. Test its ease of use by downloading free sample pages from each of the Practical Guides, including audio clips, before opting to purchase. You can also sign up to receive more tips for Francophiles as the series expands.