apologize

Episode 30 – Do you know how to apologize like a native? Let me teach you!




Welcome to the thirtieth episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. I thought it would be interesting to continue on the topic of formal phrases or words to say when interacting with French people. This episode is kind of a follow-up of episode 28, where we covered how to wish but this time we will learn how to apologize. It will be a good opportunity also to explain how to translate “I’m confused” in French. Stay tuned!


In this Episode

  • Every way to apologize
  • Stop the confusion of “I’m confused”
  • A challenge for you to shine
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chandeleur

A day in French – 07 – La Chandeleur


Welcome to the seventh episode of this new series that will transport you to the daily life of a French woman. We will cover specific vocabulary to increase your fluency while practicing particular grammar points. In this new episode we’ll be talking about la Chandeleur and what happened on February the second in France. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Chandeleur and religious celebration vocabulary
  • Review le participe présent and le gérondif
  • A challenge for you to shine

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année

Episode 29 – Mixing “an” with “année” will be a thing of the past




Welcome to the twenty-ninth episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. The beginning of the year is the perfect opportunity to study the difference between “an” and “année”. I know that a lot of you get mixed up and don’t really understand how to choose one or the other. Today, let’s cover together a few simple rules that will make your French easier. Stay tuned!


In this Episode

  • The rules to choose between “an” and “année”
  • The rules to choose between “jour” and “journée”
  • A cheat sheet to download with the tips from today’s episode

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