Focus: Phonie-graphie du français by Christelle Berger and Dominique Abry
Book + CD, levels A1-B2
The "Focus" series offers all-in-one study packages for students learning French. Each book includes an audio-CD of MP3 audio files, answer key and free access to the digital version of the book including audio files.
Make the link between spoken and written language and master French spelling with "Phonie-graphie du français." This book covers levels A1 - B2 of the CEFR and and teaches students how to write correctly the sounds of the French language.
Chapters are divided into 3 sections:
- Je découvre;
- Je crée des liens;
- J'écoute, j'écris, je dis...
Je découvre introduces a sound through a written and spoken text. Je crée des liens uses a variety of exercises to expand the vocabulary by showing all the words that have the same sound but different spellings and different verb endings in the past tense. J'écoute, j'écris, je dis consists of dictation exercises for students to transcribe the text and read texts aloud to practice their pronunciation. Exercises increase in difficulty through the book and exercises for levels B1 & B2 use extended vocabulary and texts spoken at a faster speed. An audio CD containing 250 audio texts, an answer key and book of transcripts are included with the book.