Free subscription: sign up a friend or family member to French Word-A-Day and share the scenic stories with others. Click here to enter an email address. Your friend/family member will then be prompted, via email, to confirm their abonnement. les faux amis (lay fowz ah mee) : "false friends" or words that look alike... but have different... Read more →


No, the street light and the window are not false friends, but keep each other quiet company on a lazy midsummer day in the South of France. les faux amis (lay fowz ah mee) : "false friends" or words that look alike... but have different meanings . Audio File & Example sentence: Listen to my daughter Jackie,... Read more →


prevenant

Cousin Mike's remise (shed) in Layton. Mike & Aunt Reta made us feel at home when we visited Utah. prévenant(e) [pray-vuhnan(t)] adjective thoughtful, considerate Audio File: Listen to Jean-Marc pronounce the French words prévenant/prévenante: Download prevenant.mp3. Download prevenant.wav Dreaming of a road trip in Europe? Check out Microsoft AutoRoute Europe 2007 . I have often wondered about... Read more →


collège

Only eleven years old and already on the way to collège... In books: La Belle Saison -- a testament to the timelessness of the French countryside and to the generous-hearted French. Today's word is one of those faux-amis*... le collège (ko-lezh) noun, masculine : junior high school, secondary school Au collège, ainsi que dans la société, le... Read more →