Getting started with French 3
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Getting started with French 3

4 Pronunciation: un / une

In this section you will listen to the difference between un and une.

Activity 11

Part 1

Listen to the audios and identify the sound (un/une) you hear in each utterance. Try to avoid using the transcripts until after you have answered the question.

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Transcript

Est-ce qu’il y a une banque près d’ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is b.

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Il y a un hôtel par ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is a.

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Il y a un restaurant près d’ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is a.

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Est-ce qu’il y a une école par ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is b.

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Il y a un stade près d’ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is a.

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Est-ce qu’il y a un office de tourisme par ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is a.

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Il y a une patinoire près d’ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is b.

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Est-ce qu’il y a une église près d’ici ?
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a. 

un


b. 

une


The correct answer is b.

Part 2

Now listen to the audio and repeat each word with its article.

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un homme

une femme

un café

un hôpital

un enfant

un stade

une cathédrale

un musée

une bibliothèque

une école

une banque

un restaurant

un hôtel

un office de tourisme

une patinoire

une église

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Discussion

Listen to the audio again to check your pronunciation. Pay particular attention to the liaisons: unhôtel, uneécole.

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