Claude Francois was an Egyptian-born French pop singer, songwriter and dancer, who wrote and composed “Comme d’habitude”, the original version of “My Way”.
A dictionary is such a useful tool. In this digital age, we have quick translation just one click away but why not treat yourself to a paper dictionary if you don’t already have one, and…
Here’s our roundup of accessible free entertainment during lockdown in France. You won’t have time to be bored!
UPDATED WITH MORE VOCABULARY The French media is full of the coronavirus, and staying informed is crucial to us all. The following vocabulary has been taken from media reports, and government information. We do hope it’s of use. Stay strong, stay, safe, stay well et bon courage.
The Easter Omelette, or ‘Omelette Pascale’ is more than just a recipe in Catalonia – it’s a whole tradition!
According to legend, Napoleon Bonaparte was travelling across southern France with his army, when he first tasted an omelette prepared for him at an inn near Bessières.
Did you know that nationalities and languages (English, French, Spanish….) are always capitalised in the English language….
Bread! A much-loved staple of France. Boulangeries are plentiful, always busy and often with customers spilling out on to the street. Bread comes in all
Bread! A much-loved staple of France. Boulangeries are plentiful, always busy and often with customers spilling out on to the street.
Using proverbs in your French conversation won’t necessarily make you sound like a native but they’re good to know and can be useful.
Le coronavirus se transmet par l’air mais aussi par le contact, que ce soit avec une personne ou un objet. (se transmet – is transmitted….que se soit – whether it be)
Actions speak louder than words so good luck with this French idioms quiz, look out for the next one coming soon…and break a leg!