Zidane (A2)
French dictation exercise

The most famous French footballer [US:soccer player] introduces himself.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"faire partie de", "meilleur/e du monde", "un footballeur", "une équipe", "un meneur de jeu (foot)", "un numéro", "marquer un but", "la Coupe du Monde", "dernier", "un match", "donner un coup de tête à", "un adversaire", "pas malin".

Note: "Zidane" speaks with the Marseille 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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