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• En avril, ne te découvre pas d'un fil

• Passive Voice

• Quiz: Faire conjugations

• Acronyms and Initialisms

• Negative Adjectives

• un tas - Mot du jour

En avril, ne te découvre pas d'un fil

Read this lesson on the French proverb En avril, ne te découvre pas d'un fil before you take off any clothes.

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French passive voice

As seen in this sentence, the passive voice is used to indicate that something is being done to a subject by an agent. It's passive because the subject is being acted upon, rather than acting as in the active voice.

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French acronyms

Acronyms and initialisms are abbreviations created by stringing together the first initial of each word in a phrase. Learning some common French acronyms and initialisms can help you make sense of news, political discussions, administration, and more.

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French negative adjectives

French negative adjectives are used to negate or refuse nouns. Like other negative structures, negative adjectives have two parts.

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

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Features related to upcoming holidays and events in the French-speaking world:

• French vocab for Passover (19 avril)

• French vocab for Easter (21 avril)

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