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French Culture – Decorating Posted by on Nov 24, 2020

For many, the Thanksgiving holiday here in the US marks the official start of the holiday season. France doesn’t officially have Thanksgiving, and so souvent le temps des fêtes commence (the holiday period begins often) right after la Toussaint. Noël aux Grands Magasins  One of the first signs of Christmas’s impending arrival, in Paris at least, can…

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Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes – Body Parts in French and Their Actions Posted by on Jan 26, 2017

We’ve all got them. We’re made of them. We use them all the time. In fact, you’re using some of them to read this post! I’d argue that it’s safe to say you learn the body parts in a traditional French classroom within the first few weeks. They’re very useful words, especially when you’re just…

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