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Paris o’clock, 042920 Quiz 1: Je suis très heureuse

    Learn French with the “Paris o’clock” podcast. We get back into the swing with this clip perfect for beginners.

    Learn French with a podcast! This clip is from Paris o’clock 29 April 2020 Episode. Listen and fill in what you hear below. Read more and find a translation below. Find the full episode here.

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    ,pouvezmeretrouversiteparisoclock.comcompteInstagram.heureusedevousaccueillirépisode !
    IciAurélie,professeuràParispouvezmeretrouversurmonsiteparisoclock.comsurcompteInstagram.trèsheureusedevousaccueillircenouvelépisodedepodcast !

    The above audio sample and transcription is from Paris o’clock Podcast 29 Apr 2020 Episode. We do not own this content, nor do we pretend to own it. The above is for educational purposes only. Register on Paris o’clock site to read the full text and hear the full audio.

    I’m so happy … to be back.

    I just discovered this podcast and chose this episode because of its content. I’m going to run through the whole podcast over the coming weeks.

    Just as Aurelie is excited about this episode, so am I.

    It’s been a while since I’ve been on the site, I’ve been traveling with my family — in France, no less. And, while I believe my French is improving. I still have an urge to understand more of what people say to me.

    My last 30 day challenge on this site – in August of 2021, saw my French improve significantly. My vocab isn’t lacking, thanks in part to Duolingo and other apps. In 2019, it was almost impossible to understand anyone in France. After my challenge in August, it seems now I can pick up 20-30% of basic conversations in French. I’d like to be over 50%. That’s why I’m restarting.

    I’m going to tackle this podcast episode and will search for more news and music to include at the same time. This, of course, I’m juggling with other gigs, and traveling with my wife and our two young kids. I’m putting it out here, and hope to continue.

    I hope you can join me and we can immerse in French bite by bite. This episode starts slow, so let’s get back in the saddle together with something easier, eh?

    Is there anything you’d change or add? Let me know.

    The snippet in English

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    Salut les amis ! Ici Aurélie, je suis professeur de français à Paris et vous pouvez me retrouver sur mon site ou sur mon compte Instagram. Je suis très heureuse de vous accueillir pour ce nouvel épisode de mon podcast !

    Hi friends ! Aurélie here, I am a French teacher in Paris and you can find me on my website or on my Instagram account. I am so happy to welcome you to this new episode of my podcast!

    The above text translated using Google Translate. Translation Link. The content in French is courtesy of Paris o’clock.

    What does “je suis très heureuse” mean?

    “Je suis très heureuse” is a French phrase that can be translated to “I am very happy” in English.

    It is a way of expressing one’s feeling of happiness. The pronoun “Je” is the first person singular form of the subject pronoun and means “I”, the verb “suis” is the first person singular form of the verb “être” (to be) and “très” means “very” and “heureuse” is the adjective form of the noun ” bonheur” which means “happiness”. Together, the phrase “Je suis très heureuse” implies that the speaker is expressing that they are feeling very happy.

    It is a standard French phrase, it’s not a colloquial or informal way of speaking, it’s a way of expressing one’s feeling of happiness.

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    vous pouvez me retrouver

    très heureuse


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