phone

A day in French – 16 – The phone call


Welcome to the sixteenth episode of this 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. I wasn’t planning on creating this episode but I got so upset with what happened that I thought it was the perfect opportunity to review some more subjunctive. Some phone calls can be so annoying and I’m sure all of you can relate with this. Let’s talk about this particular phone call I received some time ago. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Vocabulary of a phone call
  • Review the subjunctive with negative/bad feelings
  • A challenge for you to shine


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market

A day in French – 15 – The flea market


Welcome to the fifteenth episode of this 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. Do you like flea markets? Summer is the season to visit them. It seems every little town has its own market when summer is here. Today, I’d like to talk about the complicated relationship I have with them. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Vocabulary of furniture renovation and flea market
  • Review the cause
  • A challenge for you to shine


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sieste

A day in French – 14 – La Sieste


Welcome to the fourteenth episode of this 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. Summer is a good excuse to talk about la sieste, this special moment in the middle of the day where it’s ok to nap. Let’s talk about it and see what’s good about it. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Cultural nugget about la sieste
  • Review the conditional mood
  • A challenge for you to shine


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fear

A day in French – 13 – Stormy Night


Welcome to the thirteenth episode of this 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. Today, I’d like to share one of my fears with you. We will talk about the big storm that happened weeks ago. It is the perfect excuse to develop our weather vocabulary and learn new phrases to talk about fear. Don’t forget to download the study guide to get access to the transcription. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Express fear with phrases
  • Review your weather vocabulary
  • A challenge for you to shine


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