Listen to the French names, terms, and phrases from Paradise Hotel (also commonly known as Hotel Paradiso), by George Feydeau. The phrases are read by Séan Judge. Though Judge is American, his family is originally from Alsace-Lorraine and he speaks French fluently. He has a BA in French from the University of Iowa.
This contribution was submitted by Jim Johnson, IDEA associate editor for Texas, professor at the University of Houston, and founder of AccentHelp.com, which features downloadable dialect-training materials.
NAMES AND TERMS FROM THE SCRIPT:
rue de Provence
Avenue du Bois
Rue de la Pompe
Theatre de la Chanson