Nous sommes en guerre (Adresse aux Français)

French listening practice with transcript and grammar notes

On Monday, 16 March 2020, French president Emmanuel Macron announced that the entire country would go into lockdown the next day. Watch his historic address in this video with interactive subtitles (click any word for translation and more).

 Video courtesy of Emmanuel Macron.

Linguistic features added by Ilini. Supplementary materials for students and teachers (quizzes, puzzles, hand-outs…) are available at “Nous sommes en guerre” : Macron met la France en confinement.

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