A weekly French podcast
for language learners
Immersive French podcasts created by an international team of journalists and linguists.
News in Slow French features native speakers discussing current events and culture. News stories you care about at a pace you can understand.
Listen, read, and start thinking in French anywhere you go – at home, in the classroom, and on any of your devices.
Prepare for News in Slow French with this introductory course, ideal for beginners or to review the basics. Sample the first 5 episodes of:
Develop your comprehension as you listen to the news. Go further with interactive transcripts, lessons, pronunciation, and quizzes. You can listen to a full episode of our intermediate French podcast:
Challenge yourself to an intellectually simulating blend of opinion, cultural insights and in-depth analysis of trending news. Try a free episode on our advanced level program:
Our subscribers say:
Using News in Slow French has been an incredible experience for me. After just a couple of months, I am amazed to find that I can actually understand what Catherine, Julie, and Rylan are saying. Not 100% of the time yet, but I am definitely improving all the time. I try to spend time with News in Slow French every day, and my progress has been significant! Thank you!