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ERIC Number: ED371570
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 59
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-86647-085-9
Living in France. A Brief Introduction or Review of the Culture and Language of France for Visitors, Students and Business Travelers. Third revised Edition.
Hawkinson, Anni; Moran, Patrick R.
The guide offers practical information on various aspects of daily living in France, including: money; food; restaurants; hotels; postal and telecommunications services; transportation; shopping; health and medical care; safety and security; tipping; electricity; measurement and clothing size conversions; greetings and leave-takings; names, titles, and forms of address; conversational topics and style; invitations; privacy; personal appearance; time; meals; family life; daily life; leisure activities; cafes; and national pride. Suggestions for appropriate behavior and expectations are offered. It also includes basic information about France: a historical sketch; maps; geography and people; government; economy; education; religion; and art. A final chapter addresses use of the French language, and includes basic grammar facts and some useful expressions. A brief bibliography lists additional books about France. (MSE)
Pro Lingua Associates, 15 Elm St., Brattleboro, VT 05301 ($4.50; large quantity discounts).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Community
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Experiment in International Living, Brattleboro, VT.
Identifiers - Location: France