The day Audrey accidentally greeted a stranger with a kiss on the cheek





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Yes, this little clip is very challenging, but fun, too, I hope!
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La bise en France (all about that little kiss on the cheek)

Martin Venzal speaks with Agnès, Audrey, Stéphanie and Vincent about that famous French custom, the kiss on the cheek to say “hello.”

Editor’s note: these recordings were made before the Covid epidemic made the ‘la bise’ less common in France. Today, ‘la bise’ has disappeared in the workplace but is still used between family members and close friends.

La bise, Track 1

La bise, Track 2

La bise, Track 3

La bise, Track 4

La bise, Track 5

La bise, Track 6

La bise, Track 7

La bise, Track 8

La bise, Track 9

La bise, Track 10

La bise, Track 11

La bise, Track 12

La bise, Track 13

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8-second French: you’ll definitely hear this one in France: how to say that someone is, “totally nuts?”





If you didn’t catch the date, this page might be helpful to you: https://fluentlistener.com/french-numbers/
As far as c’est ça, you’ll hear it often in spoken French. The formal version is c’est cela, but you probably won’t hear that in spoken French.
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