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
Here's one of Paul Verlaine's most famous poems, where he reminisces about dreaming about a perfect woman.
Each line is a verse, so starts with a capital letter.
Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"pénétrant", "tout à fait", "hélas", "la moiteur", "blême", "rafraîchir", "une voix", "une inflexion", "se taire".