Le réalisateur Ladj Ly et "Les Misérables" (C1)
French dictation exercise

French director Ladj Ly on his film "Les Misérables".

This dictée is based on a real interview with the director. The voices are actors.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"autodidacte", "un long/court-métrage", "une cité (banlieue)", "une bavure policière", "se déployer", "un prisme", "immersif", "à l'œuvre", "un/e protagoniste", "en ce que...", "prendre parti", "englober".

To read the original interview, click here.


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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