It’s Bastille Day!

Liberty, Equality, and French Argot for All!

Je n’en crois pas mes yeux! (I can’t believe my eyes!) Word on the street is there’s a new Mango Languagesopens a new window course in town!

Did You Know?

Today commemorates the storming of the notorious fortress-prison, La Bastille, by the French masses in 1789, sparking the beginning of the French Revolution. For many in France and Francophones alike, it’s a day of celebration with concerts, dancing, and of course, fireworks!

To celebrate, Mango Languages has added French Argot to their course suite gratuitement, so language learners can take their French skills to the streets.

Learn French Argot

There’s learning a new language, and then there’s learning argot (that’s “slang” for all you language-lovers). Experience another culture like a local, and let argot be your passport to the language that is really spoken on the streets, in the shops, and in the nightlife of your destination.

Just go to Mango Languagesopens a new window and click on French from the list of languages. You'll be taken to all the French courses including Argot. You can also enjoy extra French flavor with other speciality language courses like Romance and Wine and Cheese.

So break out your blue, white, and red, and bonne fête nationale! Vive la France!

How are you celebrating Bastille Day?

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