What I really mean is, a vast improvement. French pronunciation depends on your region, and just how much of a perfectionist you're asking.
In learning anything really, the idea of perfection can be very unhelpful - impossible, perhaps, and even if perfection is possible, it takes a long time, or a particular talent, and discourages the learner in the meantime.
But, all this logic and reason aside, the idea is ingrained. The word just slips out.