une toquade
une toile

un mendiant

Vieux Lavoir

un mendiant, une mendiante (mon-dee-ahn, mon-dee-ahnt) noun
  1. a beggar
  2. mixed dried fruit (on a chocolate base)

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Citation du Jour
Mendiants ou rois, tous acteurs de la même grande comédie.
Beggars or kings, we are all actors in the same 'grande comédie'.

                             --Annemarie Schwarzenbach

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A Day in a French Life...

(The story that originally appeared here, with the French vocabulary (below) is now a part of this book -- Don't miss it!)
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*References: Ricard = a brand of pastis (anise-flavored alcohol) from Marseilles

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