France has 11 public holidays (bank holidays), known as jours fériés
, jours chômés
, fêtes chômées
, or fêtes légales
Retrieve a stolen hour of sleep with the annual French expression passer à l'heure d'hiver
La rentrée is one of the biggest events of the French year. In many countries, early September is end-of-summer-break-and-back-to-school time, but in France it's so much more than that. Here's everything you need to know about la rentrée with Lawless French à fond.
This issue of Lawless French à fond
takes an in-depth look at the French national holiday and explains everything you could possibly want to know about the celebration of Bastille Day.
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This lesson on the French expression à la une
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Sophie Marceau is Mother Nature in this powerful, beautiful video.
Daylight saving time starts: lose an hour of sleep with the annual French expression passer à l'heure d'été
In French election years, the news is filled with an array of specialized words and phrases you might not be familiar with. Here's some essential vocabulary to help you make sense of everything.