Episode 9 – 3 tips to boost your listening skills – Guest episode with Italki

Salut à tous,

Welcome to the ninth episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. Today we tackle the biggest challenge French learners face, that is understanding when people talk. Pronunciation in all our study books doesn’t come close to what we hear in the streets. There are a few reasons for that and today we will study 3 tips to boost your listening skills. This episode has been released first on the Italki website as a written article. You can find it here. Stay tuned!

In this Episode

  • Tips to sound more natural
  • 3 listening skills boosters
  • The reason why you struggle to understand French people
  • A challenge for you to shine

Silent e exo

Share your answers in the comment section

The number 2 is particularly tough as there are a lot of “e” in the sentence. It will help you to count the pronounced syllables.  If you haven’t joined my Twitter, there’s still time. You will find more resources and challenges to improve your French!

Music by bensound.com

5 thoughts on “Episode 9 – 3 tips to boost your listening skills – Guest episode with Italki

  1. cristal says:

    1. I dropped it only from je
    2. dropped it from both je and the first one will be sh
    3. dropped the u from tu and the e from tes

    Please correct me if i’me wrong

  2. tony says:

    1. J’mange beaucoup d’fruits
    2. J’fais c’q’ j’veux sounding like chefaischk j’veux
    3. T’as fini tou’ tes devoirs

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