Le poème "Voyelles" de Rimbaud (C1)
French dictation exercise

Learn about one of Rimbaud's most famous poems.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"un sonnet", "un alexandrin", "une revue", "demeurer", "éveiller la curiosité", "un érudit", "de...à...en passant par...", "un abécédaire", "ésotérique", "occultiste", "alambiqué", "baudelairien/ne (d'après Charles Baudelaire)", "la synesthésie", "voyant", "au-delà de".

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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 challenge
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