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

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    • 4.5 • 81 Ratings

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

    Paris - Les Catacombes interdites

    Paris - Les Catacombes interdites

    Photographer Gaspard Duval has a growing archive of the historic Paris Catacombs, a network of tunnels and burial grounds underneath the city of Paris. He navigates the underground labyrinth to highlight his favorite spots, from the official tour area to secret chambers that are forbidden to the public.
    A transcript of this episode is available at http://bit.ly/3XDWlK0.

    • 23 min
    Paris - Notre-Dame à travers le temps

    Paris - Notre-Dame à travers le temps

    Olivier Chandez was the official clocksmith of the Notre Dame Cathedral. He tended to its antique central clock until a fire set the Cathedral ablaze in 2019. Olivier will take us back to a time before the fire for a special tour of one of the world’s most beloved Parisian landmarks.
    A transcript of this episode is available at http://bit.ly/3WuvTAX.

    • 22 min
    Paris - Visite du Marais

    Paris - Visite du Marais

    A longtime resident of Paris, Pascal Fonquernie, walks us through his historic neighborhood, Le Marais, sharing its unique history and shining a light on the different communities who live there.
    A transcript of this episode is available at https://bit.ly/3X25hIQ.

    • 22 min
    Trailer Season 12

    Trailer Season 12

    The Duolingo French Podcast is back for a new season. Our special trip to Paris, France starts January 2023. Listen to the trailer now!

    • 1 min
    L’enfant prodige de la mode (The Fashion Prodigy)

    L’enfant prodige de la mode (The Fashion Prodigy)

    Alphonse Maitrepierre is a talented young designer who worked his way up to many established fashion houses in Paris. After learning from the best, he wanted to design clothes that reflected his vision and commitment to sustainability. But would the fashion world embrace him?
    A transcript of this episode is available at https://bit.ly/3ThCPQh.

    • 24 min
    Un jour de commémoration (A day of remembrance)

    Un jour de commémoration (A day of remembrance)

    A doctor from Guadeloupe dedicates his life to honoring the memory of his island’s enslaved ancestors, and fights to make sure their names will not be forgotten.
    A transcript of this episode is available at https://bit.ly/3DRItUY.

    • 26 min

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