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What Zaz Wants, “Je veux” (I Want) Posted by on Sep 30, 2011

What do you want from la vie (life), and what do you not want from it? Zaz, a young French singer, knows very well what she doesn’t want: La Tour Eiffel? Not for her! A chauffeur-driven Limousine?  What is she to do with it? Just keep your luxurious mansions, your Chanel jewelry, your residential suites…

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The French Language: L’Éloquence, Par Excellence! Posted by on Apr 6, 2010

If the Italians are notoriously known for their obssession with l’Opéra, the English for their penchant towards the performing arts, the Germans for their grand amour of la musique classique, then what about the French? Eh bien the French are tout simplement fond of their own language! What they cherish par-dessus tout (above all) is…

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