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• Coordinating Conjunctions

• Compound Noun Plurals

• La fête des Pères

• Proficiency Test

• Dormir sur ses deux oreilles

French coordinating conjunctions

Coordinating conjunctions are small words that connect two or more grammatically equivalent words or phrases. The connected words might be adjectives, nouns, adverbs, verbs, or even independent clauses; the important thing is that they're equal and each one serves the same function in the sentence.

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French compound nouns

French compound nouns are made up of two or more words, often connected by hyphens. Making them plural can be a little tricky, but there are two rules that generally apply.

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Dormir sur ses deux oreilles

Learn the French expression dormir sur ses deux oreilles so you can rest easy.

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