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  • Péter les plombs
  • Si Clauses: Second Conditional
  • En 3019 - Future Quiz
  • Election Vocab
  • Variable Capitalization
  • piquer - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

Péter les plombs

Péter les plombs
Don't lose your temper with the French idiom péter les plombs.

Si Clauses: Second Conditional

French si clauses
The second conditional is an if-then proposition that expresses an unlikely situation: if something happened (the condition), then something else would happen (the result). The condition is expressed with the imperfect, and the potential result is indicated with the conditional.

En 3019 - Future Quiz

Future life
Test yourself on French future conjugations with this fill-in-the-blanks quiz:
En 3019
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French election vocabulary
In election years, newspapers are filled with an array of specialized words and phrases you might not be familiar with. Here's some essential vocabulary to help you make sense of everything.

Variable Capitalization

French variable capitalization
For some French words, including nationalities and honorifics, capitalization or the lack thereof distinguishes between different meanings or uses.

Mot du jour

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

Holidays and events

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

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