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• Être expressions

• Bonne année et bonne santé !

• New Year's vocab

• Nouvel An en France

• Comme d'habitude

• Ne explétif

French expressions with être

The French verb être, "to be," is found in many essential and idiomatic expressions, including to feel normal, to take part in, and none of your business. Learn these and dozens of other French expressions featuring être.

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Bonne année et bonne santé

Have a happy new year and enjoy good health with the French expression Bonne année et bonne santé.

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French New Year's vocabulary

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are holidays in much of the world - here's the French vocabulary you need to celebrate on December 31 and January 1st.

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Learn New Year's is celebrated in France with this listening comprehension exercise.

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Trop de boulot, comme d'habitude

As usual, this lesson on the essential French expression comme d'habitude is just a click away.

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Ne explétif - Non-negation in French

Don't worry, it's not a swear word. In French, explétif is a grammatical term that serves only to draw attention to what precedes it.

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