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  • Expressing Opinions
  • Dont - Relative Pronouns
  • Manifestation à Paris
  • Cordon sanitaire
  • Verbs with à
  • Object Pronouns Quiz
  • sciemment - Mot du jour
  • Mot du jour - Important News
  • Holidays and Events

Opinions

Expressing opinions in French
When discussing opinions in French, some formulas and phrases are more tactful or impactful than others. Here's all the French vocabulary and verbs you need to ask for, express, support, temper, and avoid opinions.

Dont - Relative Pronoun

Dont - French relative pronoun
The relative pronoun dont replaces the preposition de plus a person or thing and serves as the object of a relative clause. Depending on the context, dont has a number of possible translations.

Manifestation à Paris

Manifestation à Paris
Protests over the police killing of George Floyd in the US have spread all over the world, including Paris, reigniting anger over the killing of Adama Traoré in 2016 as well as police violence in general.

Cordon sanitaire

Cordon sanitaire
This lesson on the French expression cordon sanitaire doesn't cross the line.

Verbs with à

French verbs with prepositions
A number of French verbs require the preposition à in front of a noun or infinitive.

Object Pronouns Quiz

Party
Test yourself on French object pronouns with this fill-in-the-blanks test:

Une situation embarrassante

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Mot du jour

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

Important News

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Holidays and events

Holidays
Features related to upcoming holidays and events in the French-speaking world.
Plus some celebratory expressions:

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