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  • Le Quatorze Juillet
  • 8 Symbols of France
  • Patriotic Expressions
  • 7 Names for France
  • Devoir, pouvoir, vouloir Quiz
  • un blason - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

Quatorze Juillet

Quatorze Juillet
Les anglophones utilisent souvent le terme « Bastille Day » pour désigner le 14 juillet, mais il se trouve qu'en France on n'utilise pas ce terme, on dit plutôt « le 14 juillet » ou bien « la fête nationale ».

8 Symbols of France

French symbols and motifs
French flag, personification of France, national holiday... here's everything you need to know about 8 French symbols and motifs.

11 Patriotic Expressions

Patriotic French expressions
It's always interesting to know what people have to say about their country and themselves, so here are 11 expressions and quotations somehow related to patriotism and the je ne sais quoi of Frenchness.

7 Names for France

7 names for France
Have you ever noticed that "France" is called by several different names? Learn the various synonyms and the exact meanings of each one.

Devoir, pouvoir, vouloir Quiz

Devoir - pouvoir - vouloir
Test yourself on the French verbs devoir, pouvoir, and vouloir with this fill-in-the-blanks exercise:

Tu viens à la fête ?

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Mot du jour

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

Holidays and events

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

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