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Balades ep. 3, quiz 2: je vous parlerai

    Improve your ear for French with this clip and quiz from the Balades podcast. It’s 28 words in 10 seconds, how many can you hear and understand?

    This clip is from Balades Episode 3. Listen and fill in what you hear below. Read more and find a translation below. Find the full podcast here.

    10 seconds, 28 words

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    ',,. '.
    emmènedoncCôte d'Azur,,.jevousparlerai '.
    emmènedoncCôte d'Azur,etlà,enpremieraupays.Puisjevousparlerai d'unpetitvoyage.

    The above audio sample and transcription is from Balades ep. 3. We do not own the content. Listen to the entire episode here.

    I’ll tell you

    Okay, continuing after yesterday’s quiz with another brief clip and quiz from Balades ep. 3.

    I like how she uses “donc … en premier … puis”. In classes, we learned about making a series feel more natural. This feels even more natural, something that I can copy.

    One thing that surprised me about this clip is “premier” and not “première”. I think the “en” matters here to make it masculine vs feminine. But I’m not an expert, only observing. Here’s more info.

    How are you finding these shorter snippets? I’m open to any and all feedback, as always. Let me know.

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    Here’s yesterday’s quiz.

    The snippet in English

    Find a translation of this snippet here, how much of this did you hear?

    Je vous emmène donc sur la Côte d’Azur, et là, en premier au pays des citrons et des oranges. Puis je vous parlerai d’un petit voyage en bus.

    So I’ll take you to the French Riviera, and there, first to the land of lemons and oranges. Then I’ll tell you about a little bus trip.

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