French Voices Podcast | Learn French | Interviews with Native French Speakers | French Culture

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French teacher Jessica interviews native speakers of French from around the world who share a bit of their life and passion. Learn French and boost your listening skills as you get the chance to follow a real conversation between native French people talking at normal speed AND customise your French learning experience. All interviews come with questions to test your comprehension, transcription and a list of specific French vocabulary available for free download at http://www.frenchvoicespodcast.com. Get a slice of French culture! Where else would you meet in one same place a French yoga teacher based in Melbourne, a soap manufacturer from Provence, or a couple cycling around the world? Suitable for upper intermediate and advanced students of French.

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http://frenchyourway.com.au/category/frenchvoices
Description
Learn French: Listen to native French speakers share their story and passion. Discover a bit of French culture
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2019-07-14 20:53
last episode published
2019-03-01 10:01
publication frequency
14.55 days
Contributors
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author   owner  
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Number of Episodes
109
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FV : Rendez-vous en août!

This podcast hasn’t stopped but I’m on maternity leave and will be coming back in August with new exciting interviews to help boost your French listening skills! Until then, discover or rediscover the former episodes. I also invite you to listen to my ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 106 : (Part 2) Driving tips from a French instructor

This episode is the second part of my conversation with Hélène, a former driving instructor from France who will share information about driving in France. Compare with your own country! We’ll start with talking about the speed limits and recent change...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 105 : (Part 1) Driving tips from a French instructor

Hélène is a very energetic French woman who loves her career working in road safety. As a former driving instructor, she’ll share driving tips and will tell you how you get your driving licence in France. Compare with your own country! In this first ep...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 104 : (Part 2) Learn about Emotional Freedom Technique with Sebastien

This is the second part of a fascinating conversation with my uncle SĂ©bastien! I heard that he was changing career and had become passionate about EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique). That was enough to trigger my curiosity and want to find out more abou...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 103 : (Part 1) Learn about Emotional Freedom Technique with Sebastien

In this special 2-part interview, you’ll hear me talk with my uncle Sébastien! I heard that he was changing career and had become passionate about EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique). That was enough to trigger my curiosity and want to find out more abou...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 102 : (Part 2) Speech therapy: from child language development to stroke recovery

This is the second part of my conversation with Carole, a French speech therapist. This episode’s topics include: How do French schools currently teach children reading? Swallowing issues: what are they? Re-educating the voice and learning proper vocal...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 101 : (Part 1) Speech therapy: from child language development to stroke recovery

Meet Carole, a French speech therapist (“orthophoniste”). Carole will define what speech therapy covers and you may be surprised to find out that it is MUCH more than you may have thought! How did Carole choose to become a speech therapist, and how do ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 100 : Special Q&A with Jessica!

To celebrate this 100th episode of French Voices, YOU asked me questions! Episode outline: 1) a bit more about myself, my travel plans and leisure (also comes with a special announcement!); 2) my experience with language learning; 3) why I podcast and ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 099 : Experimenting with the world’s most powerful magnets

Meet Audrey, a French researcher working at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory in Tallahassee, Florida. Audrey will explain to you what she does there! What I love with French Voices is that you get to hear a variety of voices and accents, but...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 098 : Life of a make-up artist

Stephanie is a professional make-up artist from France, now living in Melbourne Australia. She’s been fascinated by make-up her whole life. We’ll talk about how she became a make-up artist and where she studied and worked. You’ll get an interesting ins...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 097 : (Part 2) Buying Real Estate in France

This is the second part of the interview with Matthieu Lliboutry, the most friendly, fun and passionate real estate agent you’d ever meet! I’ve discovered him some time ago on one of my favourite French reality TV programme, “Chasseurs d’Appart’ “, whe...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 096 : (Part 1) Buying Real Estate in France

Matthieu Lliboutry may be the most friendly, fun and passionate real estate agent you’d ever meet! I’ve discovered him some time ago on one of my favourite French reality TV programme, “Chasseurs d’Appart’ “, where three real estate agents compete to f...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 095 : Petit Pot – Bringing French Desserts to American Tables

Meet Maxime Pouvreau, a former Michelin-starred pastry chef now based in San Francisco and founder of Petit Pot, a mouth-watering brand of French desserts! I first heard about Maxime while listening to one of my favourite podcasts, “The Pitch”, in whic...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 094 : (Part 2) – Mongolian Culture and Traditional Music with Steve Morel

This is the second part of Steve Morel’s interview. Steve is a young Frenchman who fell in love with Mongolian culture and traditional musical instrument, the Morin Khuur. He used to live a “normal” life, working for a job the meaning of which he was s...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 093 : (Part 1) – Mongolian Culture and Traditional Music with Steve Morel

Steve Morel is a young Frenchman who fell in love with Mongolian culture and traditional musical instrument, the Morin Khuur. He used to live a “normal” life, working for a job the meaning of which he was starting to question. And then there was the ch...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 092 : Arctic expeditions onboard Canadian icebreaker Amundsen

This episode is the second part of my conversation with Gérald Darnis, a French marine biologist who studies zooplankton in the Arctic on the Canadian icebreaker Amundsen. We’ll start by talking about this incredible boat: Gérald will describe it in su...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 091 : How does climate change affect our marine ecosystem?

Meet GĂ©rald Darnis, a French marine biologist who studies zooplankton in the Arctic on the Canadian icebreaker Amundsen. After completing a PhD in oceanography, Gerald went on his first expedition in the Arctic. I asked him to share his first memories ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 090 : (Part 2) The success story of entrepreneur Joseph Puzo

Joseph Puzo is the CEO (in French, “PDG”) of AXON’ Câble, a very high technology entreprise producing cables. These are not just any cables: Axon’ is the provider for the French Ariane space rockets, Airbus aircrafts, the camera on the Discovery robot ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 089 : (Part 1) The success story of entrepreneur Joseph Puzo

What do airbags, artificial hearts and the Discovery robot have in common? Joseph Puzo is the CEO (in French, “PDG”) of AXON’ Câble, a very high technology entreprise producing cables. These are not just any cables: Axon’ is the provider for the French...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 088 : (Part 2) How to tell a good quality vanilla? With Maryse Mounier from plantation Vanilla Bourbon

This is the second part of my conversation with Maryse Mounier, a hard-working French woman growing bourbon vanilla on the RĂ©union island. Maryse will tell us in details about the process vanilla beans go through from the harvest until they are ready t...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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How to sound like a native French speaker

I have released “How to sound like a native French speaker“, my online course to help you with EVERYTHING you need to know about French pronunciation, intonation and rhythm. www.frenchyourway.com.au/nativespeaker The idea for creating a dedicated cours...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 087 : (Part 1) How to tell a good quality vanilla? With Maryse Mounier from plantation Vanilla Bourbon

Today’s guest Maryse Mounier is a very energetic woman who is passionate about vanilla. She is working, on her own, in the forest where she grows Bourbon vanilla, a type of vanilla which is famous worldwide for its high quality and strong flavour. Bour...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 086 : “Brainious” – How to help children reach their full potential?

Frenchwoman Stéphanie Brillant is the director (= réalisatrice) of documentary film “Brainious” – “Le cerveau des enfants” in French. I first watched the documentary because as a parent, I want to be the best possible guide for my daughter, develop and...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 085 : In the heat of volcanoes with volcanologist Aline Peltier

For the first time in French Voices, I’m interviewing a guest from La Réunion! Réunion Island is a tropical French department (un département d’Outre-Mer = overseas region) located in the Indian Ocean. It is known for its beautiful landscapes, with vol...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 084 : (Part 2) Re-enacting Battles from the Napoleonic era…and why Napoleon is so famous!

This is the second part of my conversation with Frenchman Alain Collas, passionate about the Napoleonic Era and a cuirassier during the historical reenactments of the battles of the Napoleonic army. What’s exactly happening during the reenactments? I w...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 083 : (Part 1) Re-enacting Battles from the Napoleonic era…and why Napoleon is so famous!

Today (as well as in the next episode of French Voices), Frenchman Alain Collas will tell you about his passion for the Consulate and Napoleonic eras. In the early 19th century, Napoleon led some important battles in my hometown (Montmirail) and its vi...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 082 : Being a mayor in France

On my last trip to France, I was welcomed by the mayor of my hometown for an interview at the town hall – in the meeting room, which is also the official room where marriages are celebrated. Find out how a French mayor is elected, what his roles are, f...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 081 : (Part 2) About The Smurfs! With Jean Auquier, manager of the Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinée

This is the second part of my conversation with Jean Auquier, the manager of the Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinée in Brussels, Belgium – home to many famous cartoonists and characters. This episode focuses on the cutest and tiniest characters of Belgi...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 080 : (Part 1) The world of Comic Strips and cartooning with Jean Auquier, manager of the Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinée

Jean Auquier is the manager of the Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinée in Brussels, Belgium. Belgium is home of many famous cartoonist and characters such as Tintin, the Smurfs (Les Schtroumpfs), etc. Why is it that comic strip became a specialty, a symb...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 079 : (Part 2) Boots to Bliss: The pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela by Claude Tranchant

Claude Tranchant is a French lady now living in Brisbane, Australia. On her 64th birthday, she set off to walk the way of Saint James (le pélerinage de St Jacques de Compostelle), covering over 2,500 km through France and Spain, crossing the Pyrenees t...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 078 : (Part 1) Boots to Bliss: The pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela by Claude Tranchant

Claude Tranchant is a French lady now living in Brisbane, Australia. On her 64th birthday, she set off to walk the way of Saint James (le pélerinage de St Jacques de Compostelle), covering over 2,500 km through France and Spain, crossing the Pyrenees t...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
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FV 077 : (Part 2) Marie-Louise Gay, author and illustrator for children

This is the second part of my conversation with Marie-Louise Gay, award-winning Canadian author and illustrator of children’s books. Find out how Marie-Louise came to write for a young audience. We’ll also discuss how to encourage creativity in childre...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.11.2017

FV 076 : (Part 1) Marie-Louise Gay, author and illustrator for children

Meet Marie-Louise Gay, an award-winning Canadian author and illustrator of children’s book. This is the first part of a fascinating conversation between two book and language lovers: Marie-Louise and myself! In this part, Marie-Louise will tell you a b...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.11.2017

FV 075 : “Living Quantum”- Healing body and mind with French magnetizer Nathalie Ressiguier

Nathalie Ressiguier is a young French woman with a very special gift: she’s a magnetizer. When I was put in touch with her to do the interview I was, as always, very interested because I was going to learn a lot; but this time I had had a lot of troubl...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.10.2017

FV 074 : La Fine Mousse – the world of craft beer

Meet Laurent Cicurel, a Frenchman passionnate about beer and craft beer. Laurent is the co-owner of La Fine Mousse, a bar and a restaurant in Paris which specialises in the tasting of unique beers. The restaurant offers to match dishes with beers, just...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.10.2017

FV 073 : Florence Metgé, a French artist with a perspective on African art

Florence Metgé is a French artist based in the South of France. Florence’s art is colourful and vibrant. She finds her inspiration in the complexity of human relationships and will share some examples in the episode. Living in Western Africa for many y...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.09.2017

FV 072 : Hannahpad – a product for women but an episode for everyone to enjoy!

In the last 2 episodes of French Voices, guest Jean-Benoît talked about his experience as an airline pilot. When we recorded the interview, he was working with his wife Julie to set up a very special business, Hannahpad. Now, Hannahpad products are exc...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.09.2017

FV 071 : (Part 2) Life of an airline pilot

This is the second part of my interview with Jean-Benoît , a French pilot for a major Middle Eastern airline. In this episode, you’ll learn how a pilot’s body deals with night flights and jetlags, what turbulences are and whether they are dangerous. Yo...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.08.2017

FV 070 : (Part 1) Life of an airline pilot

Jean-Benoît is a pilot for a major Middle Eastern airline. In the first episode of our long and absolutely fascinating conversation, he will tell us how one becomes a pilot and he will also take us behind the scenes of the preparation for a flight: wha...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.08.2017

FV 069: (Part 2) Discover the history of my hometown with greeter Marie-Christine Poisson

Marie-Christine Poisson used to be my school teacher when I was around 3 year old but in this episode she will share her passion for the history of my hometown, Montmirail. If you ever travel in the area (Montmirail is only an hour away from Paris, on ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.07.2017

FV 068: (Part 1) Discover the history of my hometown with greeter Marie-Christine Poisson

Marie-Christine Poisson used to be my school teacher when I was around 3 year old but in this episode she will share her passion for the history of my hometown, Montmirail. If you ever travel in the area (Montmirail is only an hour away from Paris, on ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.07.2017

FV 067 : Mademoiselle Organic: DIY your own skin care and beauty products

Before personally meeting Mademoiselle Organic, I didn’t even know you could make your own skin care and beauty products (or rather, this is not something that had crossed my mind!). And yet, this trend is growing, especially in France. People are gett...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.06.2017

FV 066 : How is playing tennis when you’re deaf different? Conversation with national team coach Xavier Lerays

In the previous episode, French osteopath Xavier Lerays shared with us what his occupation consists of. In this episode, you’ll find out how, in addition to his osteopath practice, he also trains the French tennis team for deaf players. How are the two...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.06.2017

FV 065 : In the life of an osteopath

How much do you know about osteopathy? Xavier Lerays, a French osteopath, will explain how he became a professional and what his occupation consists of. I was burning to know what osteopaths “feel” with their hands! If you do too, then this episode wil...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.05.2017

FV 064 : Follow Antony’s Jumps from Country to Country

It’s in the streets of Melbourne that I unexpectedly met today’s guest, Antony. Antony is a young French man who’s been travelling the world with just himself, a small backpack and a tent for over 3 years…and still counting! Find out why Antony called ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.05.2017

FV 063 : Baguettes Made in France

Amateurs of French food, I’m sure you know what “un boulanger” is! But do you know the difference between “boulanger” and “artisan boulanger”? I’ve asked the local bakers from my hometown in France! This episode was recorded in person in the kitchen of...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.04.2017

FV 062 : The Bees and the Rose de Provins

When we visited Provins, a historic medieval town in France, we discovered Carla Renault’s very cute little shop called “La Ronde des Abeilles”. There you can find home-made produce with rose de Provins and honey (we bought delicious miel à la rose et ...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.04.2017

FV 061 : (Part 2) Living Conditions in the Trenches during World War 1

In part two of Hélène Méhault’s interview, we’ll rewind time back to World War 1. The stories shared in this interview are not the historical facts you’ve learnt in your class textbooks. We’re going to take a closer look at the role of women during the...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
15.03.2017

FV 060 : (Part 1) Living Conditions in the Trenches during World War 1

In this two-part episode, we’ll rewind time back to World War I with Hélène Méhault, directrice du Centre d’Interprétation Marne 14-18. The stories shared in this interview are not the historical facts you’ve learnt in your class textbooks. Instead, we...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author
1.03.2017

FV 059 : Rising up the Ranks with Professional Tennis Player Claire Feuerstein

Claire Feuerstein is a French professional tennis player who agreed to share with you the challenges and the rewards of her high-level career. You’’ll find out about the different types of surface, her routine training, discipline and diet and much mor...
Jessica: Native French teacher, founder of French Your Way author