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  • Je n'y peux rien
  • Feminine Noun Categories
  • A2 Writing Challenge
  • Years
  • Introduction to Pronouns
  • Galette des rois
  • fêlé - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

Je n'y peux rien

Je n'y peux rien
Don't throw up your hands yet, just click to learn about the French expression je n'y peux rien.

Feminine Nouns

Feminine French nouns
There's no simple trick to knowing the gender of every single French noun (other than looking in a dictionary), but there are several categories of words that are always or usually feminine.

Weekend in Lyon - Writing Challenge

French cheese
Practice your French translation and writing skills with this A2-level writing challenge:
   Weekend in Lyon
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Years

French years
"What year is it?" may seem like a simple question, but it's kind of complicated in French. In addition to two different words for "year," French has two different ways to pronounce certain years.

Introduction to Pronouns

French pronouns
A pronoun is a word that replaces a noun or noun phrase in order to avoid repeating the noun over and over.

Galette des rois

La galette des rois
Listen and/or read to learn about the delicious galette des rois and its traditional early January celebration.

Mot du jour

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Today's mot du jour is fêlé. Support Lawless French to read the lesson.

Holidays and events

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

Plus some celebratory expressions:

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