A troupeau of sheep grazing on another pasture. Photo by Jean-Marc. la brebis (breh-bee) : ewe Note: brebis (masculine) refers to the cheese brebis égarée = lost sheep du fromage de brebis = sheep's cheese une brebis galeuse = a bad apple, a black sheep, or a personne indésirable Audio File: (check back later for the recording)... Read more →


la chair

A nice surprise for you today: Barbara is back with more delightful French phrases. Enjoy her column in French or English. la chair (shair) noun, feminine 1. flesh adjective: flesh-colored Also: la chair de poule = goose bumps Expressions: en chair et en os = in the flesh donner chair à = to give life to être... Read more →