Bonjour, this is Frederic and I would like to personally welcome you to the forty-fourth episode of the Talk in French Podcast!
This podcast is intended for beginner to intermediate French language learners and French culture enthusiasts. For advanced level learners, I also have an all-French Podcast which you would probably enjoy more. You can check the Advanced Podcast here.
In this episode:
- Discover Mardi Gras and some cool Carnivals in France.
– How to improve your listening skills. I shared with you some tips and advices.
- Some French Words and expressions.
What's in this Podcast?
French Travel and Culture
Discover some interesting aspects of French travel and culture.
Vocabulary and Expressions
Learn useful French vocabulary and idiomatic expressions.
French Grammar Explanation
Get to know important grammar points and learn how to use it.
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French Vocabulary Included in this Episode:
|donner (verser) un pourboire||to tip|
|une serveuse||a waitress|
|un serveur||a waiter|
|c'est moi qui paye (/paie) la note / allez, je te l'offre/ c'est ma tournée||don't worry about it. I'll pick up the tab|
|le menu enfant||children's menu|
|le plat du jour||the dish of the day /today's special|
|tu prends quoi comme plat principal||what do you pick as main course?|
|qu'est||ce que tu/vous me conseilles/ez?||could you recommend something?|
French Expressions from this Podcast Episode:
|Passer sur le billard||To get an operation|
|la vache!||expletive, exclamation like "hell!" or "damn!"|
|Il y a de l'eau dans le gaz||Things aren't running too smoothly|
|avoir d'autres chats à fouetter||to have other/better things to do, to have bigger fish to fry|
|Haut comme trois pommes||About a person: small|
French Language Point
How to improve your listening skills? An additional article, click here.
Resources mentioned in the podcast:
Links to Articles and Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
(Source: Femme Actuelle)
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