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Débat Politique

La politique, qu'elle soit nationale ou internationale, tient une place majeure dans les conversations journalières des Français. Nous allons ainsi rejoindre dans ce podcast deux Francophones aux Etats-Unis débattre des élections présidentielles à venir. Au cours de leur discussion, vous entendrez d...

Published: January 03, 2014

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L'Invention du Septième Art

Un, deux, trois... Ca tourne. Nous allons profiter de la leçon d'aujourd'hui pour nous intéresser aux premiers pas du cinéma. Ce podcast sera également l'occasion pour Christela et Amaury de donner quelques conseils à toute personne désireuse de se renseigner sur l'activité cinématographique en Fran...

Published: December 09, 2013

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Uninvited Guest : Part I

In today's podcast, learn the language you use to find out who invited this person, and also what not to do in French if you don't want to be considered an uninvited guest yourself....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: October 25, 2013

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Either He's Sleeping or He's Dead

The first time that we have a new adventure is always exciting but, in today's podcast, the sightseeing experience is quite 'unforgettable.' In this lesson, we learn how to talk about flying in French, how to say there is a problem, and also master the either/or structure....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: October 02, 2013

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It's Fun! Try It!

Sometimes it's fun to be a kid again, even for just a few minutes. In today's podcast, we have a lesson about fun. We learn how to tell some in French that they are acting like children and also how to tell someone they were right....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: September 18, 2013

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Do You Have Some Change?

In today's podcast, we learn how to talk about coins and how to give our opinions on someone's talents and abilities in French....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: August 14, 2013

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I Love This Song

It doesn't matter if you're a Linkin Park fan, a lover of Debussy, or maybe Glen Campbell's more your style...the French verbs to talk about what kind of music you like are the same. In today's podcast, we'll learn them along with a little chat about the modern musical industry in France....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: June 19, 2013

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It's Hot

Vive the summer! In today's podcast, we learn the French words to talk about the temperature when it's warm and toasty outside, but even more important than that, how to talk about ice cream!...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: May 27, 2013

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Does This Make Me Look Fat?

In today's lesson, we take a little shopping trip with two French gals and learn some of the phrases that you may want to use with your own shopping partners when evaluating potential purchases. So the male listeners won't feel left out, Amaury also explains to us which of these phrases he would use...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: February 06, 2013

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Do You Vote?

In every democracy around voting time, there are always those who have excuses about why they are not going to make it to the polls this year and those who lecture the excuse-makers about why it is their duty as a citizen to vote. In today's lesson, we witness such a debate between two French citize...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: January 11, 2013

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Autumn: Hate It or Love It

Is the glass half full or half empty? In today's lesson, two people with different ways of looking at things express the feelings that autumn inspires in them. Whether you're an optimist or a pessimist, learn in this lesson some ways to express how you see the world in French....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: January 04, 2013

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The Myth Of The Louvre Pyramid

Many tourists who visit Paris have a strong opinion about the Louvre Pyramid...some love it, others hate it.  But the French are generally of the same mind when it comes to this matter - it is a national treasure.  In today's lesson, we learn from a French architect some of the reasons for its popul...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: November 30, 2012

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Reality TV

It's important to be able to hold your own in French small talk. The sad reality is that Reality TV has become a part of our lives and a frequent topic of conversation in every language. In today's lesson, we listen to some French folks chat about the scandals and lives of the latest reality TV cont...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: November 12, 2012

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Public Holiday

It's the summer and everyone wants a break from the office, right? Well join us at FrenchPod today as we check out - and enjoy a public holiday! Don't forget the sunscreen!...

Host: Amaury, JP
Topic: vacation

Published: October 01, 2012

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Zoo

Lions and tigers and bears! Oh my! Today's FrenchPod lesson takes listeners to the wilds of the Zoo! Learn to discuss animals and the ethics of keeping them captive....

Host: Amaury, JP

Published: August 17, 2012

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I'm Tired

If you're someone who feels that learning how to talk about being tired in French is a newbie priority and one of the first things you want to know, then it's a good thing this lesson is in podcast form because it won't take much effort to listen to. You'll also learn how to say how many hours a nig...

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: time, feelings

Published: August 06, 2012

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Watch Out!

In today`s lesson you will learn all the vocabulary you need to teach your children how to pay attention when crossing the road in French!...

Host: Amaury, JP
Topic: street, traffic

Published: June 08, 2012

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