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• Passive Reflexive

• En - Adverbial Pronoun

• PwLF Summer Sale: 10% off Premium

• 24 heures sur 24

• Coordinating Conjunctions Quiz

• All about "Bastille"

• un appart - Mot du jour

• Upcoming Holidays + Events

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The passive reflexive construction is a way to avoid naming the subject of a verb's action without using the dreaded passive voice. For example, Ça se voit.

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Du café ? J'en ai - French adverbial pronoun en

The adverbial pronoun en can replace a quantity, a place, or the object of the preposition de. This little word has many possible translations.

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24 heures sur 24

This lesson on the French expression 24 heures sur 24 is available 24/7.

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Test yourself on French coordinating conjunctions (mais - ou - et - donc - or - ni - car) with à la télévision, or review the lesson.

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Patriotic French expressions

For Francophiles, the word "Bastille" is likely to conjure up memories (or dreams) of fireworks and military parades, because the idea of la Bastille is inherently linked to 14 July - at least for English speakers. Chez les Français, not so much. Here are 7 things you should know about la Bastille: the holiday, the prison, and the word itself.

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Mot du jour - French word of the day

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

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Jours fériés - French public holidays

Advance notice of upcoming holidays, celebrations, and other events with links to related content.

• Bastille Day (14 July)