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French Expressions – Nine Of The Strangest You’ll Come Across

Chatting with French people, you might suddenly find an expression rather weird, especially when translating word for word. Mistake!  Idiomatic expressions are expressions of a given language that is peculiar to itself and cannot be understood when translated literally. Getting lost in “Frenchlation” can often result in hilarious consequences for both the English and French speaker. Preventing you possibly looking as confused as this guy, here is a list of our most “bizarre” French expressions.

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photo credit: Ayo Ogunseinde

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French Vocabulary Related To Celebrities who are Icons of Parisian Style.

France is renowned for influencing style. From  fashion designers, stylists, actresses, models, each have unique style signatures. At French a la Carte -Paris, we have curated a tour dedicated to all things French Fashion.  In this post, we will also share with you expressions and vocabulary to describe celebrity and success, taking some examples of the most influential celebs otherwise known as “French Style Icons”.

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