"Le Kouign Amann (Spécialités de Bretagne)" has been shared to the blog from the French reading practice section of the learning library where you can find a large selection of interactive texts to help you with your reading skills. This article also has audio for you to practice your French listening skills; you can find many more listening activities in the French listening exercises section.
Learn about Bretagne’s famous dessert Kouign Amann (butter cake) in this first installment of our Spécialités de Bretagne series. After listening, scroll down for the bilingual reader, where you can click any French phrase for the English translation and related grammar lessons.
Note: The tenses in this French article and its English translation don’t match! In French, we use the present and future tenses to describe historical stories like this to evoke a sense of immediacy, whereas in English, we commonly use the past tense – learn more about historical French tenses.