Tournoi de pétanque

French C1 dictation exercise

Boules tournament

Léon explains to Marius why he won't make the boules tournament.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"la pétanque", "déconner", "de loin", "un pointeur", "ce n'est pas la peine que", "la chair de poule".

Attention ! This dictée features a typical French Southern accent.

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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