Category Archives: Friends

Saint Valentin, Le Retour

French Word of the Day: retour (ray- ter)- return This is my fourth time posting this week.  I’m giving everyone a false sense of how prolific I am.  Please don’t expect this next week or ever again.  Normally, I’d wait … Continue reading

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The Great London Adventure

French Word(s) of the Day: le marriage (leh marr-e-ah-geh)- the wedding I did very well in the UK.  Will and Kate’s wedding ended up being the perfect vacation. Vanessa and I went to Stonehenge and Bath on Tuesday.  I won’t … Continue reading

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Joyeuses Pâques!

French Word(s) of the Day: Joyeuses Pâques (juh-why-oose pack)- Happy Easter In France, the Easter bunny doesn’t bring French children chocolate.  Here, it’s the bells. Church bells don’t ring on Good Friday, so parents tell their children this is because … Continue reading

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Hi there, Snooki

French Word(s) of the Day: crème de la crème solaire (crem duh la crem soul-air)- cream of the sunscreen This was on the metro today: You’re all thinking, “Thank God America can share the best parts of its culture with … Continue reading

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Busy, Busy, Busy

French Word of the Day: pompiers (pomp-ee-eh)- firemen I have homework, but this is ever so much more interesting. Besides, it’s my mom’s birthday.  I have to wish her happy birthday! Happy birthday, Mom!  Here’s a crown with star jewels.  … Continue reading

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Thinking of my friends…

French Word(s) of the Day: tremblement de terre (tremb-lay-mon duh tare)- earthquake I go to a language school in Paris.  The French don’t need to learn French (though some of them could benefit from a few classes), so I usually … Continue reading

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