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Advent Calendar

In today's podcast, you'll learn how to say what the date is in French, as well as a few numbers. You'll also learn how to say that you think something is great, as well as how to ask why in French....

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: August 12, 2013

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What Time Is It?

It's time at FrenchPod to have a podcast on that important question we ask ourselves and the people around us every single day. We'll also be discussing the French name for the most important meal of the day! As you already know, we always have to discuss food here at FrenchPod!...

Host: Amaury, JP
Topic: time, food

Published: July 10, 2013

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Red or White?

A language Newbie needs to learn the basics. When it comes to French, that means they must be able to express their wine preferences. In today's podcast, learn how to match wine with food; at the end we'll talk about some cultural aspects of wine consumption in France!...

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: colors, food, wine

Published: June 26, 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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That's Not What I Ordered

Yes, it's OK to send back what you ordered in France if it's not cooked to your liking and, in today's lesson, we have a lesson on how to do it. We also learn the French words for the different temperatures when it comes to steak....

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: food

Published: November 14, 2012

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I Made Some Snails

Time for another French cuisine lesson and today's lesson is a real gem. We discuss the phenomenon of the French being snail lovers and also learn some French phrases related to cooking and eating....

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: food, culture
Function: cooking

Published: November 07, 2012

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Chez le Fromager

Charles de Gaulle once asked how anyone can govern a nation that has so many different kinds of cheese. In today's lesson, we learn how many kinds there really are as we have a lesson about one of the four main food groups for French people - cheese. We visit the cheese man's shop and learn some ess...

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: food, cheese

Published: October 31, 2012

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Gallery Opening

Gallery openings...art exhibitions...people have all kinds of different reasons to go to these types of art functions. In today's lesson, we learn some new language from two such people who speak a sophisticated French, but are maybe not at this event for sophisticated reasons....

Host: Erica, Amaury
Topic: food, art

Published: October 29, 2012

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Crepe Party Time

They are delicious, light, sweet and so addicting: crepes. Well today you'll not only learn all about cooking terms in French, you'll also be learning how to make these so-very-French treats!...

Host: Amaury, JP
Function: food, instructions

Published: September 28, 2012

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Ordering Pizzas

Today's lesson takes us on a culinary adventure: the trip to the pizza parlor! Learn how to order some authentic French pizza pies, as well as some interesting facts about pizza culture in France!...

Host: Amaury, JP

Published: September 20, 2012

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Sandwiches à la Carte

Hungry listeners, beware: this lesson is going to make you even more hungry! What would you like on your sandwich? Tuna, chicken, cheese? Learn all the vocabulary you'll need for ordering the sandwich of your dreams...  ...

Host: Amaury, JP

Published: September 13, 2012

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Galette des Rois

To start 2009 on a happy note, FrenchPod offers "La Galette des Rois," a lesson on a French celebration which takes place in early January.. As often in France, there's food involved, associated here with a mysterious secret... Let's join JP and Amaury to find out what's in that cake!...

Host: Amaury, JP

Published: August 15, 2012

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Instructions to the Babysitter

In today's lesson, learn how to talk about the daily routine in French as this mother tells the babysitter all they need to know to watch their child. You'll also learn how to warn somebody what to watch out for......

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: August 01, 2012

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I'm a Vegetarian

France is probably not PETA’s favorite country – they don’t just eat your average pork and beef, they even eat frogs, snails, and horses, too. But there’s still a word in French to say ‘vegetarian’ and, in today’s lesson, you’ll learn it along with some other vocabulary that might come up when you'r...

Host: Erica, Amaury

Published: July 16, 2012

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La Boulangerie

Delicious bread and France...France and delicious bread. Who can think of one without thinking of the other? You must be prepared, therefore, to be able to talk to the baker if you want to get the most out of your French traveling experience. In today's lesson, we make a quick stop at the boulangeri...

Host: Erica, Amaury
Function: food_shopping

Published: July 06, 2012

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