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French Academic Vocabulary Posted by on Feb 5, 2018

Last week, we went over the French university system and how it is similar and differs from university systems in the US and Europe. Today, we’ll focus more on the vocabulary that you can expect to use if you do find yourself studying abroad in France.   As we discussed last year, there are different…

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French Back-to-School: La Rentrée (de réformes) Posted by on Aug 31, 2015

Uh-oh — it’s already la rentrée! As the end of August approaches, students are getting ready to head back to school, people are returning back from vacation, and workers are heading back to work. In French, there’s an important word for all of this: la rentrée. Literally meaning “the return,” la rentrée refers to the…

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