Speedy Spoken French

French listening practice with side-by-side translation

  Listening comprehension: See the links at the bottom for lessons related to the phrases in italics.

Vitesse du français : École vs vie réelleFrench speed: School vs real life
Ă€ l’Ă©cole de langues…

Je voudrais un cafĂ© au lait, s’il vous plaĂ®t.

Dans la vie rĂ©elle, en France…

Un cafĂ© au lait s’vous plaĂ®t !

Translation

At the language school…

I would like a café au lait, please.

In real life, in France…

Café au lait please!

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Ă€ l’Ă©cole de langues…

Je ne te le donne pas parce qu’il n’y en a pas.

Dans la vie rĂ©elle, en France…

J’te l’donne pas parce qu’y en a pas.

Translation

At the language school…

I am not giving it to you because there is not any.

In real life, in France…

I’m not givin’ it to you cuz there isn’t any.

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Ă€ l’Ă©cole de langues…

Ce n’est pas grave si tu n’as pas appris le cours.

Dans la vie rĂ©elle, en France…

C’pas grave si t’as pas appris l’cours.

Translation

At the language school…

It is not a problem if you did not learn the lesson.

In real life, in France…

No prob if you didn’t learn the lesson.

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Video courtesy of Français avec PierreTranslation by LKL

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