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• Expressions with oui

• Irregular Adjectives

• Je n'y suis pour rien

• La Naturalisation

• Passé composé vs Imparfait Quiz

• aval - Mot du jour

Yes in French - synonyms for oui

The French word oui means "yes," and is found in many expressions, including I think so, I'm afraid so, and to cry over the slightest thing. Learn these and other French expressions featuring oui.

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French irregular adjectives

Five French adjectives (beau, fou, mou, nouveau, vieux) are particularly tricky because they have very irregular feminine forms as well as a special form used only for certain masculine nouns.

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Je n'y suis pour rien

If you don't read this lesson, your use of the French expression je n'y suis pour rien will have nothing do with me.

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Test yourself on the passé composé vs imparfait in Mon jour férié, or review the lesson.

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

Learn a word a day

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

• Festival de Cannes (14 au 25 mai)

• Fête des Mères (26 mai)

Useful expressions:

• bonne fête

• faire le pont

French holidays and celebrations