Talk in French Podcast 23: French Political System/ The difference between apporter,amener,emporter,emmener (bring/take) - Talk in French
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Talk in French Podcast 23: French Political System/ The difference between apporter,amener,emporter,emmener (bring/take)

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Here is the 23th session of  Talk in French Podcast!

In this episode:

– Some information about French Culture. Today about the French Political System.

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

– A quick French Grammar Explanation. Learn the difference between Apporter, Amener, Emporter, Emmener (The equivalent of “Take” and “Bring” in English)

– Some French Expressions and their translation (New: literal translation too)


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Articles and vocabulary Mentioned in This Session:

French Words in the Podcast

  • le couloir/le hall – hallway
  • la fleur – the flower
  • la cour – the garden / the yard
  • la pelouse – the grass (lawn)
  • l’herbe – the herb
  • le lac – the lake
  • la chaîne de montagnes – the mountain range (*I said Mountain Chain in the podcast so sorry for this mistake)
  • le fleuve / la rivière – the river
  • l’océan – the ocean
  • la plante – the plant

French Expression in the Podcast

  • je ne vais pas très bien – i am not very well
  • à tout à l’heure – see you later
  • c’est parfait – it’s perfect!
  • non, ça va pas – no, not okay.
  • Où est-ce que ça fait mal? – Where does it hurt?
  • à tout de suite – see you right away
  • en pleine forme – in good shape

Two more resources about the French Political System

From RendezvousenFrance


From Expatica


About the different verbs: Amener/ Emmener / Apporter/ Emporter

 portable objectperson / animal / vehicle
to bringapporteramener
to takeemporteremmener

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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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