Every Friday, CBC Radio podcaster, Bernard St-Laurent and the Word Lady, Johanne Blais do “Word of the Week“, where they discuss one French word, how it’s spelled and examples of every day usage and phrases. There are also clips of other people explaining how they will use that word. Each episode is pretty brief – only around 5 minutes long. Some recent words have been:
If you visit the C’est la Vie website, you can listen to up to 6 months of episodes, plus see the different phrases that they share during each discussion.