Here's the first episode! Follow the links below to access the mp3 files. They can be downloaded and copied to your mp3 player, burned to CD, or listened to on your computer, but we would suggest that for best results you listen to each episode on headphones.
On today's show This programme introduces you to the relaxation techniques you're going to be using in the series, and explains what verbs are. Regular -er verbs in the present tense are covered, using parler as an example.
VERBcast - Episode 11
Today's VERBcast is an important one. It's time to introduce a new tense, and we're covering quite important concepts today which you really need to understand. Hope you find the podcast useful.
On today's show In episode 11 we're introducing the Imperfect tense, and the ideas behind it. We'll talk you through how it's used, and in particular the difference between the perfect and imperfect tenses. We'll give examples using a regular -er verb in the imperfect: parler
Watch the clip and imagine you are Bill Murray experiencing a bad day. In French, using the PAST TENSE give at least 10 examples, with opinions and reasons where possible (think PROF), saying what you did today.
e.g. Aujourd'hui je me suis reveillé(e)à six heures ce qui était trop tôt à mon avis.
Today I woke up at 6 which was too early in my opinion.