Next in series: PART TWO
SBH:An example of the French language programme.
Actress Polly James goes to France to brush up her French, with the help of Olivier Pierre.
PRE:In Paris, Pierre encourages Polly to use her French and teaches her some useful phrases.
5'00"" in - act.
Polly booking into an hotel.
They go to the Closeries, a cafe Hemingway used to frequent; conversation with waiter about drinks available.
Millan: history of the Closeries & its famous patrons.
16'55"" in - act.
travelling by metro; act.
Polly buying a ticket.
Discussion about French manners, forms of address, using ""vous"" and ""tu"", shaking hands, kissing, greetings.
OTN:TLN012/89FA6001 TXN/TDT:R4 26-May-1990
26 May 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 2)
26 May 1991 11:31-12:00 (RADIO 5)
Merilyn Harris (Producer)
Polly James (Speaker)
Olivier Pierre (Speaker)
Jean Millan (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 407598.