Talk Business French

Foreign Language Learning & ESL Software


SKU: B00117R56S EuroTalk

Talk Business French - If you want to succeed in business abroad, then the French software Talk Business French is for you. Picture yourself doing business with someone who doesn’t speak your language. The chances are you’ll need more than “holiday level” conversation to get by. That’s why Talk Business was developed. It teaches you basic business vocabulary so that you can concentrate on the important stuff and not waste time searching for the right words.

Talk Business is aimed at people who already have some experience of the language. You must feel confident enough to start up a conversation and keep it going. The specialist phrases in Talk Business French are clearly spoken at a speed that you can easily keep up with and copy. Talk Business French gives you essential vocabulary for the workplace. It covers basics such as “what is your website address?” and “my computer crashed and I lost all my files” as well as more advanced discussion of exchange rates, product guarantees and marketing budgets.

Topics covered are: - Trading, buying and selling - Marketing, advertising and PR - IT, Internet, e-commerce and communications - Banking, finance, stock exchange and accounting - Business meetings - Business travel - Careers - Negotiations - On the phone - General business vocabulary

Watch and learn! See and hear how to speak French by watching video footage of native speakers.

Build confidence on a computer. Before testing your new speaking skills in the real world, record yourself, then play back to compare your pronunciation with a native speaker. (Note that we don’t use electronic voice analysis: the human ear is usually more accurate.)

Play interactive games. The comprehension quiz prompts you to react to real life situations, while a challenging recording quiz tests your knowledge and pronunciation.

You earn points for every game you play. High scorers can go on to win bronze, silver and gold awards, which you can print out as a record of achievement.

You can learn on the move. Carry on learning in the airport lounge or on the ferry. Just print out the phrasebook sheets included in the program and take them with you.

Features include: Speech Recording - so you can compare your pronunciation with theirs.
Cinematic dubbing - enabling the on-screen characters speak with your voice.
Multiple Choice Quizzes - to test your understanding
Intensive French Course - allows you to go beyond the basics
Easy and Hard Games - where you win marks for good pronunciation.
Automatic localization - lets you choose the language you learn from.

Printable phrasebook - print by section and take the print-outs with you.

Extras disc - includes free world atlas game. Challenge yourself, friends and family to know exactly where each country in the world is and much more.

Talk Business French Hybrid CD-ROM requires for PC: Windows 2000/ME/XP/Vista; QuickTime 6 or higher. Mac requires: OSX 10.3.9+; QuickTime 6 or higher