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I am the last person to say...you know...today's word (in English or in French). Blame it on this little boat! If you are new here, don't worry, it is rare that a word deemed "vulgar" is featured. But the past year has had a loosening effect (we are unmooring and moving on, or trying to) and not... Read more →


A "liste des courses" spotted at our local supermarché...where pick-up artists and good Samaritans operate. Read on. TODAY'S WORD: se faire draguer or se faire brancher : to get hit on brancher une nana = to hit on a girl CLICK HERE to listen to the following example sentence Ah bon? Tu t'es fait draguer au supermarché?... Read more →


TODAY'S WORD: le porte-bonheur : lucky charm Try Mastering French Vocabulary with Audio MP3 EXAMPLE SENTENCE: Click here to listen to the following sentence in French Muguet de mai : le 1er mai 1561, le roi Charles IX de France initie cette tradition : ayant reçu à cette date un brin de muguet en guise de porte-bonheur,... Read more →