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Many Thanks

French Word of the Day: inattendu (awn-ah-tawn-doo)- unexpected When I wrote my last post, I wasn’t expecting anyone to actually read it.  I thought maybe two people would see it and that they’d both be related to me.  I’ve been overwhelmed … Continue reading

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Thinking of Paris

French Word(s) of the Day: la paix– Peace The attacks that happened last night were horrific, and I’m thinking of all of my friends and family in Paris. My friends and family were all safe, but my heart goes out … Continue reading

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Nouvel Appart

French Word of the Day: hipster (eep-stehr)- hipster (it’s hard to find a direct translation for this)   I’ve finally vacated the suburbs and moved on up to the north side (of Chicago).  I’ve been without the internets for 2 … Continue reading

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2012

French Word(s) of the Day: bonne année (bone ann-nay)- Happy New Year! I always want to say the direct translation of Happy New Year, which is bonne nouvelle année, but the French cut out the “new” part.  You’re just going … Continue reading

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Hooray for Hollywood!

French Word of the Day: acteur (act-tur)- actor Alyssa and I got in some Hollywood time during  my trip.  Hollywood and Disney basically define my life.  Due to the amount of celebrity sites I go on during downtime at work, … Continue reading

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