This French poem is extremely famous, and you can be sure that every French kid has had memorized it for school… and this for generations.
Baudelaire, Hugo, La Fontaine, these are only a few names of the famous French poets whose poems are world famous. French poetry is not only a great way to improve one’s vocabulary, but it is also an essential part of the French culture.
In my Easy French Poetry series, I use the most classic French poems as a basis for vocabulary development. This is a great way for intermediate students to develop their concentration over a longer, yet level adapted text.
Most famous and classic French poems read and analysed in everyday French.
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“Le Corbeau et le Renard” Video
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