French Vocabulary: Les vacances à la plage

Summer is here and this year you may be heading for France for holidays. Here is the first list of the common French words (with exercises) that you will need while at the beach in France

Vocabulary with audio: 



1. bronzer [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

1. to tan / to get tan / to sun

2. nager [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

2. to swim

3. plonger [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

3. to dive, to plunge.

4. faire la planche [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

4. to float (lit. to do a board)

5. un coup de soleil [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

5. sunburn

6. l’ombre [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

6. shade

7. les lunettes de soleil [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

7. the sunglasses

8. les vagues [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

8. waves

9. le sable [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

9. the sand

10. un matelas gonflable [sc_embed_player fileurl=”″]

10. an inflatable mattress



Exercise 1: 

Exercise 2 A: 

Exercise 2 B: 


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