Le drapeau tricolore (B2)
French dictation exercise

Why is the French flag blue, white and red?

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"bleu-blanc-rouge", "les révolutionnaires", "une cocarde", "commémorer", "la garde municipale", "jusque-là", "une bande", "distinguer [quelque chose] de", "un pavillon (=drapeau)", "néerlandais", "synonyme de", "tricolore".

This text features Le Présent historique.

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
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