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Il Cane or La Cane?

Mr. Cane dressed up with his formal attire and had his wife checked for him several times before he left. He’s going to attend an important ceremony tonight which will have great influence to his family. 420 more words

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One French word: pêche, a French recipe: Pêches pochées


So many people have wondered where I’d disappeared to… A year of doing other things, creating art, writing, and cooking of course. But here I am, I’m back! 1,021 more words

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The Definite Articles of Bulgarian

Never mind five names for “uncle”, the definite article in Bulgarian is a truly cross-eye-inducing grammar nugget.

The definite article in English is easy: “ 388 more words


One French word: moules, a French recipe: moules marinières


The French language bit:

moule, feminine noun (une moule, la moule, des moules) = mussel (pronounced mool, never say the s in the plural)  689 more words

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One French word: olive, a French recipe: tapenade


The French language bit:

Olive, feminine noun (une olive, l’olive, des olives) = olive (pronounced oh-leave)  https://onefrenchword.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/olive.mp3

Olive verte = green olive, olive noire = black olive, de l’huile d’olive = olive oil, de l’huile d’olive vierge = virgin olive oil, des olives dénoyautées = stoned (pitted) olives, un olivier = an olive tree, une branche… 379 more words

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One French word: grenouille, a French recipe: cuisses de grenouille à l'ail et au gingembre

Well we couldn’t miss this word out, could we!

Grenouille, feminine noun (une grenouille, la grenouille, des grenouilles) = frog (pronounced grrr-nou-y)

Une grenouillère is a baby’s sleep pyjama, which fits like the skin of a frog. 699 more words

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One French word: fraise, a French recipe : fraises au limoncello

Fraise, feminine noun (une fraise, la fraise, des fraises) = strawberry (pronounced frezz).

It’s the strawberry season! With the lovely weather we have been having for the last two weeks, they are early. 184 more words

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