Learn French by Podcast
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We'll deal with a common scenario in this lesson: we've lost our keys. We'll learn how to say we can't find them and where to look for them. We'll also meet the expression 'jeter un coup d'oeil'. Let's get started.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_39.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 10:16pm UTC

'annuler', 'reporter' and 'modifier' are three verbs we'll meet in this lesson, as well as the expression 'C'est (vraiment) pas de chance!' In this lesson, lesson 38, we'll be examining the vocabulary we would need in order to cancel or postpone a meeting.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_38.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 4:59pm UTC

We sometimes find ourselves in a position where we need to borrow money from someone. In this lesson - lesson 37 - let's find out how to do just that. We'll meet the verbs 'prêter', 'rembourser' and 'embêter', as well as other useful expressions. Let's get started.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_37_n.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 4:47pm UTC

Some people choose to pay their mobile phone bills by monthly standing order. Many others, however, simply choose a pay-as-you-go option, buying credit whenever necessary. In this lesson, let's see what vocabulary we'll need in order to purchase that phone credit.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_36.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 9:00pm UTC

Putting on weight is a topic we'd sometimes prefer not to think about but that's the topic of conversation in this lesson, lesson 35. We'll meet the verbs "grossir" (to put on weight) and "voir" (to see) in the Past, as well as the expression "être à deux doigts de faire quelque chose" (to be on the verge of doing something). Allons-y!

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_35.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 9:34pm UTC

We often pass comment on fragrances - food, perfume, flowers, nature, and so on. Let's study, in this short lesson, some expressions which will allows us to do that. We'll meet the verbs "sentir" and "mettre", in particular. We'll also see how to say that something smells quite strong.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_34.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 10:39pm UTC

Whether we like it or not, our modern lives are ruled by the clock. Let's study one of the basics in this lesson: how to tell the time. We'll also meet the expressions: "I'm going to be late!", "I'm going to be early!" and "I'm going to be on time!"

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_33.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 5:39pm UTC

In this lesson, lesson 32, we'll be talking about Amélie's new colleague at work. Let's see what his responsibilities are and discover a little about his linguistic abilities. We'll meet the verbs "s'occuper de" and "apprendre" as well as the expression "avoir l'air de".

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_32.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 12:41pm UTC

Let's listen to Xavier tell us a little about his home town in this lesson. We'll work with a number of useful expressions which could be used in a wide variety of situations. We'll discover the verb 'appartenir à', the expression 'à la rigueur', as well as the prepositions 'loin de' and 'près de'.

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_31.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 3:01pm UTC

In this lesson, we'll be talking briefly about wine, and the kinds of food we might eat with the various types of wines. We'll meet some useful vocabulary and expressions related to food, too. It's an intermediate lesson because there's quite an amount of new vocabulary. Let's get started!

Direct download: LFBP_Lesson_30.mp3
Category:Education -- posted at: 11:32pm UTC