We know speaking up in class can be intimidating - but donít be shy! Practise speaking your new language at home, in your car, at work, alone or with your family. Simple rhymes are great for helping you learn to speak a new language. Singing helps too!
Sing along the following lullabies and rhymes from around the world.
See also Languages from the Cradle for more lullabies with lyrics in 7 different languages.
- Une souris verte
- Maman les pítits bateaux
- Savez-vous planter les choux?
- Au feu, les pompiers
- Cadet Rousselle
- Víla le bon vent
Now you are more confident in the language, try these links and add to your skills with some more in-depth cultural aspects of foreign countries.
- Le Willy Waller 2006 (Tetes a claques TV, very funny pieces, but in French Canadian! strong accent)
- Hape Kerkeling Live (stand up comedian)
If you'd like to record, save, convert or share a video of your own for language practice, try using a free service like clipchamp.com