Dialogue

Vocabulary

Learn New Words FAST with this Lesson’s Vocab Review List

Get this lesson’s key vocab, their translations and pronunciations. Sign up for your Free Lifetime Account Now and get 7 Days of Premium Access including this feature.

Or sign up using Facebook
Already a Member?

Lesson Notes

Unlock In-Depth Explanations & Exclusive Takeaways with Printable Lesson Notes

Unlock Lesson Notes and Transcripts for every single lesson. Sign Up for a Free Lifetime Account and Get 7 Days of Premium Access.

Or sign up using Facebook
Already a Member?

Lesson Transcript

INTRODUCTION
Jason: Hi everyone, I’m Jason.
Ingrid: And I’m Ingrid!
Jason: And welcome to Culture Class: Essential French Vocab, Lesson 6! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Food &Drink. These are five common fruits 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: Pomme
Jason: Apple
Ingrid: (slow) Pomme (regular) Pomme
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Pomme
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Apples from the Normandy region are known to be the best.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) En France, les pommes sont aussi utilisées pour faire du cidre en Normandie
Jason: Apples in France are also used to make cider in the Normandy region.
Ingrid: (slow) En France, les pommes sont aussi utilisées pour faire du cidre en Normandie
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Poire
Jason: Pear
Ingrid: (slow) Poire (regular) Poire
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Poire
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: In France, pears are often eaten cooked in desserts like the "poire Belle-Helene" recipe.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) La poire Belle-Hélène est un dessert fait avec une poire cuite couverte d'une sauce au chocolat et de glace à la vanille
Jason: The "poire Belle-Helene" dessert is made with cooked pears covered with chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream
Ingrid: (slow) La poire Belle-Hélène est un dessert fait avec une poire cuite couverte d'une sauce au chocolat et de glace à la vanille
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Fraise
Jason: Strawberry
Ingrid: (slow) Fraise (regular) Fraise
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Fraise
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Strawberries are also often used in cakes and desserts in France.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Les fraises se mangent souvent avec de la crème Chantilly
Jason: Strawberries are usually eaten with whipped cream.
Ingrid: (slow) Les fraises se mangent souvent avec la crème Chantilly
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Ingrid: Melon
Jason: Melon
Ingrid: (slow) Melon (regular) Melon
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Melon
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Melon is a summer fruit, usually eaten with Italian ham and port.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Pour choisir un bon melon, les français ont l'habitude de les sentir
Jason: To choose a good melon, French people usually smell it.
Ingrid: (slow) Pour choisir un bon melon, les français ont l'habitude de les sentir
Jason: Okay, what’s the last word?
Ingrid: Cerise
Jason: Cherry
Ingrid: (slow) Cerise (regular) Cerise
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Ingrid: Cerise
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Cherries are quite expensive in France because the season is really short.
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Ingrid: (normal) Les cerises sont souvent chères car il est difficile d'en trouver de bonnes
Jason: Cherries are usually expensive because it's hard to find good ones
Ingrid: (slow) Les cerises sont souvent chères car il est difficile d'en trouver des bonnes
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: Pomme
[pause]Jason: Apple
Ingrid: Poire
[pause]Jason: Pear
Ingrid: Fraise
[pause]Jason: Strawberry
Ingrid: Melon
[pause]Jason: Melon
Ingrid: Cerise
[pause]Jason: Cherry

Outro

Jason: There you have it – 5 fruits in France! We have a more complete list at FrenchPod101.com, so be sure to check it out. Thanks everyone, see you next time!

3 Comments

Hide
Please to leave a comment.
😄 😞 😳 😁 😒 😎 😠 😆 😅 😜 😉 😭 😇 😴 😮 😈 ❤️️ 👍

FrenchPod101.com Verified
Monday at 06:30 PM
Pinned Comment
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Do you eat fruits daily?

FrenchPod101.com Verified
Wednesday at 07:47 AM
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Bonjour Jack !


Merci pour votre commentaire !

Vous avez raison, les fruits sont bons à la santé ! :thumbsup:

Il faut en manger quotidiennement ! :smile:


A bientôt !

Marie Alice

Team FrenchPod101.com

Jack
Saturday at 05:01 AM
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Je mange une Pomme et une banane par jour.