Oliver Gee is an Aussie living in Paris. He is the host of The Earful Tower, a weekly podcast known to tens of thousands of Francophiles around the world. In his show, Oliver tries “to figure out France” with the help of various guests. Each episode provides a massive amount of insider info, from places […]
Here is a compilation of some of the testimonials we’ve received from teachers. We are proud to help teachers save precious time and deliver engaging lessons! To find out more about Ilini, browse our French news & entertainment videos. Related article: Ilini Wins “Tech for Teachers” 3-Star Award! “This resource is SO rich! I truly can’t […]
We recently had the pleasure of being invited on The Earful Tower show to talk about peaches, bananas and other interesting things about the French language. The Earful Tower is a popular podcast hosted by Oliver Gee, an Australian living in Paris and sharing his love for France. The show has a new episode every Monday […]
A couple of days ago this tweet by British MP Nicholas Soames – Winston Churchill’s grandson – caught my attention: None of them, really? I checked and found the following. I thought I’d limit myself to the Queen and prime ministers, but I could not but include a pretty hilarious statement by one 10-Downing Street hopeful.
We are proud to announce that Ilini has won a 3-Star Award in the 2018 Tech for Teachers competition! Tech for Teachers is an awards scheme run by the publishers of the Technology & Innovation and Teach Secondary magazines (UK) “to recognise and celebrate technological developments that are having a genuine, positive impact in classrooms“. […]
Did you know that Jackie Kennedy, Meryl Streep and Jane Fonda were excellent French speakers? After watching the videos below, I’m sure you will agree that their French fluency add to their class and charisma! What do these American icons have in common? They studied at Vassar College, one of the most prestigious liberal arts […]
A language isn’t just a set of words bound together by grammar and syntax rules. Language is first and foremost culture. And when learning a language, I firmly believe that you should feel its cultural beat. I mean culture in the broadest sense: how people express their love, their joy and their anger; what people […]
We recently made a short demo video of Ilini to give our visitors a quick overview of Ilini’s features and resources. Here it is, followed by a transcript for those who would rather like to read. Enjoy! Why learn a foreign language? We usually learn a foreign language to get access to a new world. […]