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101 French idioms (with MP3 CD) Best-selling idioms series now updated with MP3 CD containing downloads of mini-conversations to put the idioms in context. With humorous illustrations.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2009. Price: £8.50
2001 most useful French words Swettlin, J. & H. McCoy The all-in-one format presents the French word, its definition, a sentence in French to show context, and the English translation.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2011. Price: £3.99
Advanced French vocabulary Horsfall, P. An advanced reference vocabulary incorporating all the topics specified for A-Level.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2001. Price: £15.99
Basic French vocabulary: 2000 words of basic French vocabulary Ross, E. F. Small booklet containing 2000 essential French words presented in sections of ten in order to facilitate learning. Useful for revision at any level from beginners to advanced.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2004. Price: £3.99
Bescherelle. Le vocabulaire pour tous Lesot, A. A complete guide to French vocabulary. Includes notes on the history of the French language, and how to understand the construction of French words.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2019. Price: £12.50
The Cambridge French-English thesaurus Lamy, M-N.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 1998. Price: £45.99
Collins easy learning French idioms Includes 250 commonly used phrases and expressions arranged by topics, with illustrations throughout. Each French idiom is followed by a word-for-word English translation, and the equivalent English idiomatic expression, with clear examples of usage.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2010. Price: £9.99
Dictionnaire des expressions et locutions Rey, A & Chantreau, S More than 10,000 expressions, covering the Middle Ages to the present. For each expression there is an analysis of the actual meaning, and an explanation of its history, origin and formation
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 01/10/2015. Price: £24.99
Dictionnaire des synonymes (Coll. Références) Genouvrier, E., et al. Includes 165,000 synonyms and examples.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2013. Price: £12.99
Dictionnaire des synonymes et analogies Contains 150,000 words and expressions, with all their nuances, covering around 1,000 themes. Includes an index of the proverbs mentioned
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2008. Price: £12.99
Dictionnaire des synonymes et des contraires A comprehensive dictionary listing 230,000 French synonyms and 85,000 antonyms
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2009. Price: £22.99
Dictionnaire du français argotique et populaire Caradec, F. & Pouy, J.-B Pocket dictionary of colloquial and contemporary French containing over 11,000 words and expressions arranged alphabetically. Also features a short anthology of songs and poems, from François Villon to Renaud
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2018. Price: £12.50
En Contexte - exercices de vocabulaire The books follow a simple and progressive structure. Each book contains 300 practice exercises, 20 assessments to evaluate progress, an answer key and transcripts of the audio material. The accompanying audio material is available to download in MP3 format.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 15/09/2019. Click on entry for price details.
Excuse my French!: Fluent français without the faux pas Best, R., & Van Waes, J.-C. Includes over 700 idiomatic expressions covering essential topics of food, drink, money, business, work and sex. Provides the English version and its French equivalent, and helps avoid the traps that lie in wait of a literal translation.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2013. Price: £10.99
French by association Gruneberg, M. The "linkword" approach makes it easy for you to learn hundreds of French words in just a few hours, teaching you vocabulary and grammar through association and memory. Hundreds of words are introduced with easy-to-remember word pictures in English that help you instantly memorize and recall the new French words.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 1994. Price: £9.99
French in your face! Nisset, L Matches 1001 smiles, frowns and gestures to French expressions to help the student learn and remember essential vocabulary and everyday expressions relating to personality, attitudes, moods and emotions
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2007. Price: £13.99
French vocabulary builder Lanzer, H. Expand your French vocabulary with this useful illustrated book. Words are thematically organised in 22 chapters with mini tests at the end of each.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 1995. Price: £15.99
French vocabulary building with suffixes and prefixes Kurbegov, E. Presents 100 suffixes and 60 prefixes accompanied by their meanings, English equivalent when applicable, part of speech, and gender. Grouped by difficulty level, each prefix or suffix is fully explained and followed by a list of terms using the added word part.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 17/11/2014. Price: £12.99
French vocabulary card Arnet, L. An outline of basic French vocabulary on a laminated card.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2002. Price: £6.99
French vocabulary course with the Michel Thomas Method Four-hour intermediate level audio course, introduces over 1,000 new words, verbs and everyday phrases through essential language building blocks.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 24/01/2019. Price: £60.00
French vocabulary drills Gordon, R. & D. M. Stillman Learn more than 2,500 essential terms grouped into thematic section and practice with over 100 exercises.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 20/10/2014. Price: £10.99
French vocabulary for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance Ellis, J. & R.Gordon Lists the essential words and phrases needed for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance, arranged by topic. Suitable for students preparing for examinations at 13+ and beyond
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2006. Price: £7.99
A frequency dictionary of French: Core vocabulary for learners Lonsdale, D & Le Bras, Y Lists the 5,000 most frequently used French words, with English equivalents, samples of usage, English translation, usage statistics, and indication of register variation
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2009. Price: £31.99
Mot à mot: French vocabulary for A-level Humberstone, P. A popular advanced French vocabulary, this includes vocabulary related to all the topics in the A-level exam board specifications, and is also suitable for students studying French at Higher Grade, International Baccalaureate and undergraduate level.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 27/04/2018. Click on entry for price details.
Le Mot Juste: How to Impress Tout le Monde with Your French Forter, Imogen Contains 150 beautiful words and phrases that you'll love to say every day.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 04/10/2018. Price: £9.99
Les mots: Origine, formation, sens Dumarest, D., & Morsel, M.-H. A vocabulary exercise book for intermediate and advanced level students, levels A2-C1 of the Common European Framework.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 30/03/2017. Price: £21.99
Les mots français: Vocabulaire, lectures et sujets de conversation A clear, thorough and systematic overview of modern French vocabulary on a variety of subjects. Written in the target language, each of the 32 chapters is divided into sections, with translations into English to facilitate the learning process.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 02/05/2019. Price: £29.99
New GCSE French Vocab book for the Grade 9-1 Course Pocket-sized book which contains all the words students will need to master for the latest 9-1 GCSE exams. It's simple to use, with the vocabulary arranged by topic, the English translations alongside and higher tier words clearly separated.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 13/02/2018. Price: £3.95
Parisienne French: Chis phrases, slang and style Jones, Rhianna Every girl dreams of living in Paris. But learning to speak the language of the Parisians? That's for the truly stylish dreamers. This girl-friendly phrasebook intends to give les filles americaines in Paris that certain je ne sais quoi. It covers everything from "I'll have a cosmopolitan" to "I am loving those peeptoe booties.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 31/10/2013. Price: £9.99
Practice Makes Perfect: French vocabulary Kurbegov, E. More than 100 exercises for students at advanced beginner and intermediate level. Suitable for use in class or for self study
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2011. Price: £12.99
Stop your salads!: l'anglais par les noms de plantes Marcheteau, Michel 2000 French and English idiomatic expressions based on plants.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2013. Price: £3.99
Teach Yourself essential French vocabulary Saint-Thomas, N. Includes 5000 words to help you to increase your word power and give you the confidence to speak. Includes spelling tips and shortcuts, help with the alphabet and pronunciation, and a free audio download. Previously published as Teach Yourself French vocabulary.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2010. Price: £9.99
Vocabulaire en dialogues Siréjols, E. Suitable for adolescents and adults, this series presents everyday vocabulary in a communicative way. The chapters cover a variety of subjects, with varied exercises and activities. The dialogues are recorded on the CD included.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 01/02/2017. Click on entry for price details.
Vocabulaire essentiel du français Offers a structured approach to make vocabulary learning easier: observe, respond and memorise. There are 27 units containing 350 written and spoken exercises. With MP3 CDs.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 01/04/2016. Click on entry for price details.
Vocabulaire progressif du français Leroy-Miquel, C., & Lété, A. Vocabulary exercises suitable for teenagers and adults. Can be used in the classroom, or for self study.
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Vocabulary for GCSE French Horsfall, P., & Crossland, D. Includes all the vocabulary specified by the main examining boards for foundation and higher tier GCSE exams. There are some additional vocabulary building exercises, puzzles and games, and tips on vocabulary learning and use of dictionaries.
Reference: Vocabularies, Idioms, Slang. Published 2001. Price: £10.99

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