Les cloches de Pâques (B2)
French dictation exercise

Barbara tells us where the tradition of "Easter bells" come from.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"débuter", "l'Église", "en signe de deuil", "le Jeudi Saint", "le Dimanche de Pâques", "commémorer", "s'écouler", "la Résurrection", "écclésiastique", "bénir", "un périple", "carillonner", "répandre".

I'll play you French speech in sections for you to transcribe

  • Start by listening to the whole piece then hit start
  • Play each section and write down what you hear
  • I'll show you correct answers after each for you to mark yourself
Start the exercise
How the test works
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