Put French top on your MUST-DO list!
What about learning French? Here are 5 good reasons!
French is one of the 3 official languages in Belgium. It will facilitate your daily life and enable you to expand your social network in Brussels. It will also give you access to the numerous cultural activities on offer in the capital.
2. Knowledge of French opens the doors of French companies in France, Belgium and all of the francophone countries (Luxemburg, Switzerland, Canada, and the African continent). A real asset for an international career!
It is the 2nd most-taught foreign language in the world, after English and the 5th most widely-spoken language. According to forecasts from the International Organisation of la Francophonie, French-speakers will number 700 million in 2050, three times more than in 2014.
4. To open up the world! After English and German, French is the third most widely used language on the Internet, ahead of Spanish. An ability to understand French offers an alternative view of the world through communication with French speakers from all over the world and news from the leading French-language international media (TV5, France 24 and Radio France Internationale).
5. A knowledge of French offers access to great works of literature in the original French, as well as films and songs. French is the language of Victor Hugo, Molière, Léopold Sendar Senghor, Edith Piaf, Jean-Paul Sartre, Jacques Brel and Stromae.
Are you convinced? Check out our French classes!