French is spoken all over the world. Did you know that it is the tenth most widely spoken language across the globe, with over 229 million speakers? There are more people using French as their second language than as their first, with 153 million compared to 76 million people. This means that a lot of people who are not native speakers choose to learn the language, making it one of the fastest growing languages in the world.
If you’ve ever wanted to take a trip to lovely France, it would really help to learn some basic French to make your journey a little easier. Learning French greetings such as bonjour and au revoir and words such as monsieur and heure would help you navigate the streets and seek help from locals if you need it.
Test how well you know the language right now. Take this quiz to see if your French is magnifique!