agreement

Episode 33 – Don’t say yes, use these words instead!




Welcome to the thirty-third 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 words to say when interacting with French people. This time, we will study how to express agreement and we will go beyond our traditional “yes”. You’ll be able to create a more active conversation and to add feelings and nuances. Stay tuned!


In this Episode

  • Master different ways to show agreement like a native
  • Add nuances and feelings through agreement
  • Bonus – how to call the doctor’s office
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question tags

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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être

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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wish in French

Episode 28 – How 16 wishes will change the way you show empathy in French



Welcome to the twenty-eighth episode of the French Blabla podcast where we will cover tips to increase your fluency while boosting your way of learning. Happy new year to everybody! Let’s begin 2020 on a slow note with a vocabulary lesson. We’ll keep the grammar for another episode. Today, we’ll cover formal phrases that we use to wish in French and to show empathy. Stay tuned!



In this Episode

  • Formal phrases for various situations to wish in French and to show empathy
  • Sound like a native
  • Nuggets of French culture
  • A cheat sheet to download with the tips from today’s episode
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