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Episode 32 – Don’t say this to sound like a native




Welcome to the thirty-second episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. We already talked about the important use of “on” vs “nous” in episode 26. If you haven’t listened to it yet, I strongly encourage you to do it because it will completely change your French. Today my catchphrase holds even more true with this episode. We are going to learn together another foundation of fluency, because what you have learnt at school is a sure way to show that you’re a foreigner. Let’s learn how to use question tags the native way. Stay tuned!


In this Episode

  • Master question tags like a native
  • Add nuances and feelings through question tags
  • A challenge for you to shine
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A day in French – 09 – Bath


Welcome to the ninth 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 my birthday and what I will do on this special day. I will also talk about the joy of bathing and the bath culture. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Bath and water vocabulary
  • Review the phrases to allow and forbid
  • A challenge for you to shine

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Episode 31 – Using the verb “être” this way will make your French teacher scream




Welcome to the thirty-first episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. Today we’re going to talk about the very first verb you learnt, the verb être, to be. We will learn how to use it in a totally incorrect way but so frequently used in France. We will also learn how to talk about our localization and our whereabouts in a more natural way. This new way to use the verb “être” will make your French teacher scream. Stay tuned!


In this Episode

  • A new way to use the verb “être”
  • Variations to talk about your localization
  • A challenge for you to shine
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A day in French – 08 – Being a kid in the 50’s


Welcome to the eighth 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 will talk about surprising French social habits in the 50’s. This time isn’t a story about me but something that I’ve watched and that I found really interesting. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Review the past tenses
  • A challenge for you to shine

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