Comme une Française: Missing letters

One of the hardest parts about understanding spoken French? We EAT letters! (Especially vowels). For example…

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It probably goes without saying, but everyday spoken French is really hard to understand. Pronunciation doesn’t flow logically from the spelling — and then there’s the fact that French people eat letters from their words!

Today, let’s practice your understanding of real spoken French, specifically by looking at when and why we “eat” letters. We’ll use a clip from the movie L’Auberge Espagnole (= “The Spanish hostel,” 2002) as an example, for our practice.

Take care and stay safe.
😘 from Grenoble, France.

Géraldine

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