Comprehension

FLE exercises

Bonjour de France offers various news documents (authentic and didactic) in written and recorded formats, a number of exercises to help improve your understanding of French, and tools for self-assessment. Feel free to test your knowledge!

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Comprehension exercises

Understanding a cultural article: the French bakery
B2

Understanding a cultural article: the French bakery

Smell, breathe in the scent of warm bread, of croissants, of chocolate croissants... You're in a French bakery!!!

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French exercise on junk food
B2

French exercise on junk food

Do yo have junk food back home? In France we love it and consumers have high standards on the products. As long as it lasts!!

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Understanding article on society: parity in France
B2

Understanding article on society: parity in France

Here is a little aside on parity, meaning the equality between man and woman in politics. And you, what are your thoughts on the subject?

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Reading comprehension: I chat, you chat...
B2

Reading comprehension: I chat, you chat...

The céfran, the slang, lots of languages inside the French language. Quickly discover all these subtleties to "bluffer" (impress in this case) your fr...

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Reading comprehension: waking up in a good mood
B1

Reading comprehension: waking up in a good mood

Are you in a good mood this morning? No? Then quickly do the following exercise, it will explain what to do...

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Comprehension exercise: let's rave...
B2

Comprehension exercise: let's rave...

I rave, you rave, he raves, we rave... on Bonjour de France you can discover current trends and practice them at the same time.

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French exercise: the (in)tolerable cellphones
B1

French exercise: the (in)tolerable cellphones

Put your cellphones away to do this exercise and then take them out again to share the link with your friends!! Let's get started...

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Understanding a story: Madame Irma
B1

Understanding a story: Madame Irma

A mayor, a town, black cats, meals with thirteen guests, a psychic! And here's the story... Quickly, to your keyboards!!!

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Understanding a text: the new students at a university
B2

Understanding a text: the new students at a university

University for adults has become more and more popular in France. What about back home? No matter your age, you can do the exercises!

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Reading comprehension: teenagers
A2

Reading comprehension: teenagers

What is youth? When does adolescence start and finish? What about the relationship between generations? Quickly to your keyboards!!!

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Understanding a tale: a Christmas evening in France
A2

Understanding a tale: a Christmas evening in France

Christmas and the christmas tree, christmas eve (oysters, salmon, lamb, Yule log...) at the twelve midnight strokes, the presents, the whole French tr...

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Understanding a report: the Internet Generation
B2

Understanding a report: the Internet Generation

The youth of your era are difficult to pinpoint... come with Bonjour de France to get to know this generation better!

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