Périgord: A New Area of France That You Might Not Have Heard Yet
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Talk in French Podcast #20 Discover a new area of France that you might not have heard yet: Périgord


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Here is the 20th session of  Talk in French Podcast! You can download the podcast to your computer or listen to it here via iTunes. There is a button where you can download the Podcast.

In this episode:

– Some information about French Culture. Discover a new area of France that you might not have heard yet: Perigord

– Some French Words with an English Translation. Ideal when you cook, run, commute….

– A quick French Grammar Explanation. The different “because” in French. Discover the nuance

– Some French Expressions and their translation

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Articles and vocabulary Mentioned in This Session:

What to visit in Dordogne/Perigord?

chateau-de-castelnaud-dordogne_d Le château de Castelnaud (source: chateau-fort-manoir-chateau.eu )

Peinture des grottes de Lascaux II, Dordogne (24).

La Grotte de Lascaux (source: france.com)

sarlat la canéda caneda

Sarlat La Canéda (source: wikimedia)

Some beautiful scenery


Beynac (source:gite dordogne )


(source: dordogne trail)

What to eat (and drink):

foie gras dordogne

Le foie gras (source: sarlat tourism office)

confit de canard

Confit de Canard (source: loren24250.files.wordpress.com )

pomme de terre à la sarladaisePomme de terre à la Sarladaise (source: leballetdesgourmets)

montbazillac wine vin

Montbazillac (source: keldelice)

How to go there?

Grammar: The different because in French

Parce que = because

Car = because, for

Puisque = Since, because

Comme = as, since

For more information listen the podcast please 🙂


French Words in the Podcast

  • la fête foraine – amusement park
  • la barbe à papa – cotton candy
  • le jongleur – juggler
  • la magie – magic
  • le tour de magie – magic trick
  • le manège – ride
  • le gagnant – winner
  • le joueur – player
  • le jeu – game

French Expression in the Podcast

  • On y va ? – Shall we go?
  • Oui, je suis libre. – Yes, I’m free.
  • Le plein (gas, petrol) – Fill it up
  • de bon matin – early in the morning
  • Ne le prends pas sur ce ton – Don’t take it like that
  • Et après ? Well, what’s next?
  • Merci beaucoup – Thank you very much

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About the Author Frederic Bibard

Frederic Bibard is the founder of Talk in French, a company that helps french learners to practice and improve their french. Macaron addict. Jacques Audiard fan. You can contact him on Twitter and Google +

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