App Description

‘iStart French’ is a unique app that will teach you French using a highly effective tutor-based approach.
Previous customer reviews:

“This is the best French learning app I've tried on the App Store. All round superb app. I can really recommend it.”
“Great app. :)”
“French made easy for kids”

‘iStart French’ is designed for beginner-level learners of French. Based on Mirai’s widely acclaimed tutor-based methodology, it contains over 7 hours of full audio course content. Unlike most other French language apps which just have lists of vocabulary or flashcards, this app actually teaches you the basics of French — grammar, pronunciation, and the usage of words — using an effective and clear system which you will thoroughly enjoy! There is simply no better way of learning French!

This FULL version of ‘iStart French’ contains:

* 50 bite-sized lessons
* clear visual and audio tutoring
* two native French narrators
* detailed grammar explanations in English
* an innovative interface and easy-to-use interface
* text moves in sync with audio to help you learn
* thousands of audio files to help you understand
* hundreds of pictures to help you remember words
* flashcards for all words covered
* fun quizzes for each lesson to check your progress
* search function for all words in the course
* create your own vocabulary lists easily
* collect motivation badges as you progress

Each lesson builds on what was learned in previous lessons, enabling you to make gradual and consistent progress. Everything is explained in great detail, giving you confidence and mastery of the material. While designed for absolute beginners, this app is also great for those who have learned French before, and need a quick refresher course.

This app is based on the very best in language learning methodology. Over a million language learners are using apps designed by Mirai.

There is no other app like this on the App Store!
Get this great app now!

– No Internet connection required after download
– No in-app purchase required

Produced by Mirai:
“Changing the Way People Learn Languages.”

Other language learning apps by Mirai:
• Mirai Spanish
• Mirai Japanese
• iStart German
• iStart Kana
• iStart Chinese
• iStart Korean

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App Changes

  • February 23, 2013 Initial release
  • March 30, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • April 01, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • December 20, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • December 28, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • February 28, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99