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Deepen your language skills and knowledge of the Language speaking world through fascinating true stories in easy-to-follow Languages with added English for context. From Duolingo, the world's #1 way to learn a language. Hosted by Ngofeen Mputubwele.

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United States

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Deepen your language skills and knowledge of the Language speaking world through fascinating true stories in easy-to-follow Languages with added English for context. From Duolingo, the world's #1 way to learn a language. Hosted by Ngofeen Mputubwele.

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English


Episodes

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5/18/2021
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Duration:00:23:22

Mont-Saint-Michel, mon amour (Mont-Saint-Michel, My Love)

5/11/2021
François Saint-James’s first great love was not a person, but a place: le Mont-Saint-Michel, the iconic island fortress off the coast of Normandy. Working there was the chance of a lifetime, and living there a dream come true. But when his first love introduced him to the next one, he found himself forced to choose between the two… A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:24:57

Madagascar, mon amour (Madagascar, My Love)

5/4/2021
The first time Onja Razafindratsima stepped foot in the Madagascar rainforest, she fell in love with the unique plants and animals that call it home. But when she realized all these species could go extinct, she decided to protect her home country’s incredible biodiversity. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:25:11

Lausanne, mon amour (Lausanne, My Love)

4/27/2021
Renato Häusler felt out of place in modern life. He longed for a simpler, slower, more natural time. When he learned that his city, Lausanne, is one of the last in Europe to still have a lone night watchman, he made it his mission to preserve the centuries-old tradition. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:22:10

Lyon, mon amour (Lyon, My Love)

4/20/2021
When a free-spirited wanderer reluctantly takes a job as tour guide in Lyon, the last thing she expects is to fall in love with the city and its secrets… A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:21:01

Étretat, mon amour (Étretat, My Love)

4/13/2021
When the best crab fisherman in Étretat, Normandy gradually loses his eyesight, he does everything in his power to continue fishing along the coastline he loves. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:20:24

Trailer Season 6

4/6/2021
The Duolingo French Podcast is back with new episodes starting April 13, 2021. Listen to the trailer now! --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:02:16

Ask Me Anything — Your Listener Questions Answered

3/23/2021
In this special episode, we answer your questions about the Duolingo French Podcast! Listen as host Ngofeen Mputubwele takes you behind the scenes of this one-of-a-kind podcast — with a little help from some friends. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:33:04

Les rebelles écolos (The Eco Rebels)

2/9/2021
Benji was an idealistic young man full of hopes for his future…until the 2008 financial crisis left him jobless. At a loss for how to lead a good life and earn a living, he decided to join an alternative community, la ZAD, in the west of France. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:25:16

La voix de la France (The Voice of France)

2/2/2021
Simone Hérault had the gift of a unique voice, but as a child, she was too insecure to believe in it. Still, her talent and dedication would end up taking her places she never expected…until she became one of the most familiar and beloved voices in all of France. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:26:23

La coureuse de Bamako (The Runner from Bamako)

1/26/2021
As a teenager in Mali, Djénébou Danté dodged a string of marriage proposals to pursue her running dreams and represent her country on the international stage. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:24:20

L’amour et les chevaux sauvages (Love and Wild Horses)

1/19/2021
At 30, Aliénor Le Gouvello set off to ride solo across Australia’s toughest trails. She gave herself one year to train wild horses and complete the journey. Riding ten hours a day, every day, Aliénor was determined not to quit — not for crocodiles, fire ants…not even for the handsome helicopter pilot she met along the way. A transcript of this episode is available at https://podcast.duolingo.com/french --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:23:45

38 Gamins (38 Kids)

1/12/2021
When a devastating earthquake strikes Haiti in January 2010, one of the island’s most respected public health experts rushes to the aid of 38 abandoned children who have been left without a home. She decides then and there to take care of them, not knowing that the decision will change their lives — and hers — forever. A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:22:12

Les moines brasseurs (The Beer-Brewing Monks)

1/5/2021
At age 27, Matthieu Landri said goodbye to his family and shared one last beer with his friends…then began his new life as a Benedictine monk. He longed for a spiritual life of contemplation and prayer. But soon he found himself embarking on a new journey: reviving the lost French art of monastic beer-brewing. A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:23:53

Les santons de Noël (The Little Christmas Figures)

12/22/2020
In Martine Gaussen’s childhood, traditional French santons — handmade nativity figures — were a key that unlocked the magic of Christmas. But decades after the magic has dulled and adult responsibilities have taken over, can Martine rediscover the curiosity and creativity that defined the holidays of her youth? A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:23:46

Le petit apiculteur (The Beekeeper Kid)

12/15/2020
A young boy in the south of France discovers an unexpected passion for bees and beekeeping. But he’s not prepared for the heartbreak he’ll face when he leaves his little buzzing companions over the summer... A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:21:33

Trailer Season 5

12/8/2020
The Duolingo French Podcast is back with new episodes starting December 15, 2020. Listen to the trailer now! --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:01:44

Le nom caché (The Hidden Name)

11/3/2020
After his grandparents’ deaths, 20-year-old Damien Bouché uncovers a family secret from World War II. He spends the next 10 years unearthing the past, from Vienna to the south of France, in a fight to regain his true family name. A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:24:33

Le caporal canadien-français (The French Canadian Corporal)

10/27/2020
When Vincent-Gabriel Lamarre joined the Canadian Armed Forces, he knew he had found his calling. But a few years into his service, he realized he could no longer ignore the discomfort he felt about his gender identity. Would a gender transition be accepted in the military? After the episode, learn more about Vincent-Gabriel’s journey here: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/tigars. A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:24:25

La joie du cancan (The Joy of Cancan)

10/20/2020
A young dancer discovers French Cancan in the 1960s, leading her to an exciting international career…and the love of her life. When a tragic loss rips the joy of dancing from her, cancan slowly helps her find a renewed sense of self. A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/duolingo-language/message

Duration:00:24:15