Practice Makes Perfect French (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Learning Company - 1996 USA, Canada Release

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Practice Makes Perfect French
Product ID 72040-75146
Product UPC 772040751463
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1996
Publisher(s) Learning Company
Category(s) Education, Language, French
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Beginner/Intermediate Level.
Vocabulary & Pronunciation.

  • Improve your speaking confidence with speech-recognition technology.
  • Quickly and easily build French vocabulary skills.
  • Develop correct pronunciation with innovative, interactive activities.
  • Easy to use with over 2,300 linked words, lively photos and recordings.

For small talk, shop talk, table talk, all talk!
Practice Makes Perfect French offers you an exciting way to build your French vocabulary and pronunciation skills. Enjoy learning 2,300 practical French words, linked with recordings of native speakers and lively photos. Plus, sophisticated speech-recognition technology and a large variety of interactive pronunciation activities will help you learn to say the words right. You'll soon be on your way to improved conversation skills! Practice Makes Perfect is the most in-depth product of its kind- with more to do, more learning, and more fun!

Familiarize yourself with speaking patterns by listening to and repeating sentences. Easy-to-follow activities help you speak clearly and understand native speakers, too.

Learn French vocabulary at your own pace and in an inviting way- using pictures, sound, and text. Record and play back your own pronunciation, too, until you've got it just right.

Practice your pronunciation by following audio and close-up videos of native French speakers. Comprehensive pronunciation guidance will help you develop your speaking confidence.

Watch your accent improve as the speech-recognition technology understands, evaluates, and rates your pronunciation from "tourist" to "native speaker" levels.

Other great features...

  • Learn to use over 2,300 everyday words- in categories such as shopping, family education, sports, health food, and geography.
  • Practice pronouncing the French alphabet and unfamiliar sounds.
  • Use the bookmark feature to mark your place in the program.
  • Print out vocabulary lists by subject area.
  • Keep track of the number or words you have learned.

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 486-33
Required RAM 4MB
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone
PC Windows 95
Required CPU 486-33
Required RAM 4MB
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone
Mac System 7.1
Required CPU Mac LC III
Required RAM 4MB
Supported Video 13" 256 Color
Misc Support Microphone

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