The podcast is the new popular media all around the world. It allows you to listen and learn a little more about a lot of different subjects and from anywhere, at work, in the shower and even during your sports session. The podcast is also a good way to practice a foreign language, like French for example.
Coffee Break French
Created in 2013 and produced by Radio Lingua Network, the Coffee Break French podcast by Mark Pentleton offers a multitude of free episodes ranging from scenarios to conjugation and grammar lessons in French. The episodes last between fifteen and thirty minutes and are suitable for all levels. By listening to them regularly, you will understand the subtleties of the verb “être”, you will know how to order a café au lait or how to talk about your work.
Learn French by Podcast
Learn French by Podcast has broadcasted 200 free episodes online since 2006. Its host Hugh Nagle works with Amélie Verdier and Xavier Matynia, both French. Learn French by Podcast offers you quality podcasts with varied lessons, sometimes with reference to current events. Hugh will explain to you in a simple and effective way the meaning of words, the context, grammar, conjugation while using repetition so that each lesson is understood.
Daily French Pod
As its name suggests Daily French Pod, offers a daily audio in French. Created by a French teachers collective in Paris, this podcast explains word by word the French text of the day. The meaning of each word is thus dissected, so you know when to use it. In addition, the texts chosen by Daily French Pod follow the news.
Le journal facile de RFI (Radio France Inter)
The podcast Le journal facile de RFI broadcasts news in French from Monday to Friday. It is aimed at advanced levels. Indeed, the word easy (facile) is to tread carefully for non-natives because of the too fast pace of journalists. However, Le journal facile de RFI offers a transcript on their website in order to follow the podcast and the text at the same time. We guarantee that with a regular listening of a such advanced podcast, your ability to understand will be greater and your vocabulary will grow.