"The old fool's palace" French B2 dictation exercise
The "Ideal Palace" is as fascinating a piece of architecture as it is a wonderful story.
Pay attention to the hints!
Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "le Palais Idéal", "un édifice", "l'architecture naïve", "de profession", "récupérer", "à la lueur des torches", "valoir [à quelqu'un] d'être ...", "un ouvrage", "hideux".
Written by Qualified French Expert Aurélie Drouard HKH, Licence d'anglais LLCE
Last updated: 2023-02-15
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