Listen to French (podcasts, news, videos, movies)
Understanding a French conversation, a movie or the News is not always an easy task.
Generally the first thing you can manage is to understand the news especially if it is not spoken too fast. But when there is an accent, or some slang words, it becomes more complcated.
Here are some tipps to improve your oral skills.
Listen to the NEWS
Journal télévisé - News
Apprendre le francais avec TV5 Monde (videos and activities according to your level)
Radio France Internationale: RFI
RFI: le journal en Francais facile (easy news for A2 and +)
Quotidien avec Yann Barthes (analyses of the news, presentation of cultural news, books)
Le JT du 20h de TF1 (main French news)
RTBFLe JT de 19h30 sur RTBF
Le JT de 13h sur RTBF
RTI (Cote d'Ivoire0
Al Alaoula (Maroc)
Watch Shows and Movies
Learn the daily life language, familiar expressions with funny short series
Scène de ménage (Level B1-C2)
In those short videos, you witness the daily issues of 4 different couples.
Serie Kamellott (Level B2-C2)
Hilarious show about King Arthur and his knights. You will find the character mixing very different kind of languages: argot and formal French.
Serie 10% sur Netflix (Call my Agent) (Level B2-C2)
Very good to learn professional as well as unformal French. Good jokes!And you will learn a lot about French culture.
Serie Plan Coeur (hook up plan) sur Netflix (Level B1-C2)
It's not the best show ever, the acting is a bit over the top, but it's great to learn familiar French.
Serie Zone Blanche (Black Spot) sur Netflix (Level A2-B1)
The typical French fantasy series: some humour, good actors, good direction.
Check those posts about the best Netflix shows in French