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INTRODUCTION
Jason: Hi everyone, I’m Jason.
Ingrid: And I’m Ingrid!
Jason: And welcome to Culture Class: Essential French Vocabulary, Lesson 3! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Food &Drink. These are five common 5 beverages in France. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at FrenchPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jason: Ingrid, what’s our first word?
Ingrid: Limonade
Jason: Lemonade
Ingrid: (slow) Limonade (regular) Limonade
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Limonade
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Lemonade in France is carbonated, and mainly drunk during the summer season.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Boire de la limonade en été est très rafraichissant
Jason: It is very refreshing to drink lemonade in the summer
Ingrid: (slow) Boire de la limonade en été est très rafraichissant
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Pastis
Jason: anise-flavored liqueur
Ingrid: (slow) Pastis (regular) Pastis
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Pastis
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: This is a famous anise-flavoured liqueur and aperitif from southern France. It must be mixed with water and is usually drunk in summer. It has been old-fashioned for a while but it's getting trendy again today.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Le Pastis doit être mélangé avec de l'eau
Jason: Pastis has to be mixed with water.
Ingrid: (slow) Le Pastis doit être mélangé avec de l'eau
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Champagne
Jason: Champagne
Ingrid: (slow) Champagne (regular) Champagne
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Champagne
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: This is a really famous alcoholic beverage from the "Champagne" region which is now famous all over the world as a really "elegant" beverage. It is made of white grapes and is sparkling. -
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Le Champagne est sans doute la boisson la plus élégante et festive
Jason: Champagne is certainly the most elegant and festive beverage
Ingrid: (slow) Le Champagne est sans doute la boisson la plus élégante et festive
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Perrier
Jason: Perrier, a brand of sparkling mineral water
Ingrid: (slow) Perrier (regular) Perrier
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Perrier
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Perrier is the name of a famous brand which makes sparkling water.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Le Perrier est l'eau minérale qu'il faut boire après in gros repas car elle aide à digérer
Jason: Perrier is the appropriate mineral water to drink after a heavy meal since it helps to digest
Ingrid: (slow) Le Perrier est l'eau minérale qu'il faut boire après in gros repas car elle aide à digérer
Jason: Okay, what’s the last word?
Ingrid: Vin
Jason: wine
Ingrid: (slow) Vin (regular) Vin
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Vin
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Wine is of course the most famous and typical French beverage. It can be red (vin rouge), white (vin blanc) or "rosé" (vin rosé).
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) En France on dit que boire un verre de vin par jour est bon pour la santé
Jason: In France it is said that 1 glass of wine per day is healthy
Ingrid: (slow) En France on dit que boire un verre de vin par jour est bon pour la santé
QUIZ
Jason: Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Ingrid will give you the French – please say the English meaning out loud! Are you ready?
Ingrid: Limonade
[pause]Jason: Lemonade
Ingrid: Pastis
[pause]Jason: anise-flavored liqueur
Ingrid: Champagne
[pause]Jason: Champagne
Ingrid: Perrier
[pause]Jason: Perrier, a brand of sparkling mineral water
Ingrid: Vin
[pause]Jason: wine

Outro

Jason: There you have it – 5 beverages in France! We have a more complete list at FrenchPod101.com. Thanks everyone, see you next time!

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Monday at 06:30 PM
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Do you like any of these drinks? Do you know of any others? 

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Wednesday at 08:59 PM
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Bonjour Shaun et merci pour votre commentaire !


Cela veut dire que vous aimez les boissons fortes et anisées (avec de l'anis !) !


A très bientôt et bonne journée !

Marie Alice

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Shaun
Monday at 02:30 PM
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J'aime beaucoup le pastis (et l'absinthe), mais je n'aime pas tellement le champagne.

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Thursday at 12:19 PM
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Hi Robert,


Thank you for posting!

We are glad you like crepes :wink:

Let us know if you have questions regarding our lessons.


Sincerely,

Laura

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Robert
Friday at 10:44 PM
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Des crepes sont bonnes!