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An icebound island in Canada
An icebound island in Canada

Duration: 03:30

A look at how people live in a small village in Canada. The village is cut off from the rest of the world by snow and ice, and the only means of transport is by plane and canoe.

 
Asking for and understanding directions
Asking for and understanding directions

Duration: 03:33

How to ask for and understand directions in Marseille.

 
Asking for directions
Asking for directions

Duration: 01:59

Cycling is the most popular sporting activity in France and asking for directions if you get lost.

 
Following directions to the Garibaldi home
Following directions to the Garibaldi home

Duration: 05:03

Michael arrives in Collobrières village and has to use his French to allow him to reach his host family's house.

 
Following directions to the hotel
Following directions to the hotel

Duration: 03:07

A short film about the Ma France film crew asking for and following directions to their hotel in Lyon.

 
Hiring a vehicle in Quebec
Hiring a vehicle in Quebec

Duration: 02:25

Demonstrates how to hire a winter vehicle in Quebec.

 
Michael takes a tour of the village
Michael takes a tour of the village

Duration: 05:03

Isabelle takes Michael on a tour of the village, showing him the forest, the village and the local speciality of sweet chestnuts.

 
Sending a postcard and getting lost
Sending a postcard and getting lost

Duration: 04:56

Michael buys a postcard, which he sends to his French teacher. He arranges to meet up with Isabelle but can't find the meeting place opposite the town hall.

 
Taking the train - tickets and platforms
Taking the train - tickets and platforms

Duration: 02:31

Demonstrates how to buy train tickets in France including details on fares, class of service and departure platforms.

 
Talking about a trip to Toulon
Talking about a trip to Toulon

Duration: 03:15

An Irishman practises his French by preparing the language he needs for a trip to Toulon.

 
Traffic police in Paris
Traffic police in Paris

Duration: 03:36

A look at the role of a traffic policeman in Paris. We see them working on a typical day when they are called out to control traffic.

 
Transport and buying tickets
Transport and buying tickets

Duration: 02:23

A look at the most commonly used forms of transport in France, such as the bus and the train.

 
Travel and directions
Travel and directions

Duration: 03:20

A look at what can go wrong with cars and how they can be fixed. Also gives directions to various landmarks situated outside the main town.

 
Travelling to work
Travelling to work

Duration: 03:23

A look at how people travel to work in France. A range of transport methods is shown, with the most common being the train.

 
Understanding directions
Understanding directions

Duration: 02:35

Demonstrates how to understand and follow directions from one place to another, including a bureau de change.

 

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