French “Word of the Week” from CBC Radio

promo-wordoftheweekHosted by Bernard St-Laurent, C’est la vie is a wonderful show on CBC radio that gives listeners a window into the life of French-speaking Canadians through interviews with people in the news and documentaries from across the country.

One of the program’s most popular features is Word of the Week, a little lesson in learning the French language. At the end of each episode, St-Laurent and Johanne Blais, the show’s resident “Word Lady” discuss a French word and its usage. It is a window into the life of French-speaking Canadians – one word at a time.

  • Word of the Week for Friday, March 7, 2014: Ficher
    Bernard and Johanne discuss ficher which means to do, to put, to ruin and to throw out.
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  • Word of the Week for Friday, February 28, 2014: Piste
    Bernard and Johanne discuss piste which means track, trail and path.
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  • Word of the Week for Friday, February 21, 2014: Défaire
    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss défaire, which means to undo, take apart and to dismantle.
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C’est la vie and Word of the Week podcasts

To subscribe to C’est la vie and Word of the Week podcasts, please follow this link:
http://www.cbc.ca/cestlavie/podcasts/

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