Strategies for Success
In This Chapter
• Starting out right
• The things you already know
• Speaking idiomatically
So you’ve decided to learn French and you want to get off to a running start. Now you’re looking for an uncomplicated but efficient way to accomplish this goal. It’s simple: just jump right in. That’s right—totally immerse yourself in anything and everything French. You have to have une affaire d’amour with the language, the culture, and the customs of the francophone world.
On the Move
If you want the key to a long-lasting, fulfilling, and delightful relationship with French, just follow these tried-and-true suggestions:
• Examine your goals honestly. Assess your linguistic and auditory abilities. Decide how much time ...