The tape really sounds like Les enfants hâtent vs ont hâte, just saying...

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Ann

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1 February 2019

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The tape really sounds like Les enfants hâtent vs ont hâte, just saying...

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French dictation exercise "Préparatifs pour le ski (B1)"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

2 February 2019

2/02/19

Hi Ann,

I have listened to the tape and hear, “... les enfants ont hâte” but I do agree that the phrase  is difficult to make out because of the ‘h’ aspirate in ‘hâte’ and as it is preceded by the nasal ‘ont’ an untrained ear might lose it in the process but it is there...

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