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  • De rien
  • Le beaujolais nouveau
  • Passé composé vs Imparfait Quiz
  • Passer - to pass, go by
  • Les truffes
  • un sursaut - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

De rien

De rien
If you think de rien is the best way to respond to merci, you should definitely read this lesson.

Le beaujolais nouveau

Beaujolais nouveau
The third Thursday in November is Beaujolais Nouveau Day, but why?

Conte de fées - Passé composé vs Imparfait Quiz

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Test yourself on the difference between the French verb tenses passé composé and imparfait in this fill-in-the-blanks exercise:

Conte de fées

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Passer - to pass, go by

Passer - French verb
The regular -er French verb passer usually means "to pass" and may require either être or avoir as its auxiliary verb in compound tenses/moods, depending on how it's used.


Les truffes
Parmi tous les délices français, la Tuber melanosporum, surnommée la truffe du Périgord, est sans doute le plus savoureux - et le plus cher.

Progress with Lawless French

Progress with Lawless French
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Mot du jour


un sursaut

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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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