Journal de 13h à la radio

"1 PM radio news"
French B2 dictation exercise

Headlines of the 1 PM news - based on France Inter's 13h of the 24/08/21.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "le sommaire", "un feu ravageur", "se rendre sur place", "une patrouille de surveillance", "l'étendue des dégâts", "un incendie", "en baisse", "embaucher", "une hausse", "les troupes (armée)", "se retirer", "fuir", "aux mains de", "un enjeu", "la géopolitique".

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