France is a rich and culturally diverse country, which has had an influence not only on Europe but worlwide.
French as well as English are the only two languages spoken on five continents.
It is estimated that there are 220 million French speakers in the world. It is the second language by the number of countries that use it as an official language in international relations. Speaking French allows you to learn more about the Arabic culture and many African countries.
It is the language of Molière, one of the most famous French writers of all times. Nowadays, French is the international language of cooking, fashion, theater, dance and architecture.