Completely mastering the French alphabet, no matter how long it takes, will give you an excellent head start in learning how to write and read the language.
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Writing something down with a pen also seems to engrave it in the brain in a way that nothing else does. To apply this principle while learning the French alphabet, write out huge letters by tracing them in the soil, or with chalk on the floor.
Many words derived from German—or, more specifically, a dialect called Old Low Franconian, that we now see in English—were adopted into the language. Whip out your notebook and write the French alphabet, or the letters you are learning.
French as a Latin Language French derived from a dialect of the Latin that was taught and spoken during the Roman Empire.