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Daily French pod

http://www.dailyfrenchpod.com/

Daily French pod is a platform which offers daily podcasts for easy studying French language. Many podcasts have similar topic – Real Life French. Each lesson takes a simple situation a person may encounter in everyday life in France. Some of the other topics are – economy; history; politics; sports and lifestyle; music; arts; nature; society; health; technology; everyday life; hot topics; war; justice; gastronomy and many others.

Resource/Tool Description

Didactic Analysis

The podcasts could be used in class for practicing and later at home for exercising the material learnt at class. There are more than 2000 podcasts on different topics and for different levels – beginner; intermediate and advanced lessons.

Pros and cons:
+ Wide choice of podcasts
+ The podcasts are free to use and downloadable
+ Each podcast is labelled according to the difficulty level – beginner; intermediate or advanced
– Everything except the podcasts is not free to use

Podcasts are really useful for teaching and learning new language. The huge podcast database offered from this platform could be of great help both for trainers and learners.

Technical Analysis

 

Complexity of the development / implementation of the content Medium. The site contains audio, video and pdf files to learn. It combines daily podcasts, variety of learning tools and a community of students/experts to practice with.
Comfort of use Easy
Skills and knowledge required Basic
Hardware requirements Computer, tablet, smartphone.
Software requirements Flash Player required.
Expected technological tendency/trend Medium. It uses podcast and has forum/Skype community.
Open Source Yes Access Online/Offline
Mobile friendly No Registration required Yes

Additional Information

Target group

All Learners

Topic

Grammar, Listening comprehension, Speaking + phonetics, Vocabulary extension

url

http://www.dailyfrenchpod.com/

Mobile friendly

No

Access

Online/Offline

Language

French

Level

A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2