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  • Ne tirez pas sur le pianiste
  • Clauses
  • Bilingual Dictionary Tips
  • Expressions with plus
  • C'est
  • accablant - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

Ne tirez pas sur le pianiste

Ne tirez pas sur le pianiste
Why would anyone want to shoot the pianist? Find out in this lesson on the French expression ne tirez pas sur le pianiste.


French clauses
A clause is a grammatical unit of meaning containing, at minimum, a subject and verb. There are three different types of clauses.

Bilingual Dictionary Tips

Bilingual dictionary
Helpful tips on getting the most out of a bilingual dictionary.

Expressions with Plus

French expressions with plus
The French word plus has several different meanings and is found in many useful expressions, including all the more reason, me neither, and to be quick off the mark. Learn these plus many more French expressions featuring plus.


C'est un garçon !
C'est, literally "this is," is the required contraction of ce + est. It's one of the most important French expressions with a few possible meanings, including that is, it is, and he is.

Mot du jour



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Holidays and events

Features related to upcoming holidays and events in the French-speaking world.

Plus some celebratory expressions:

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