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Pardon? Harvest time expressions

Pardon? Harvest time expressions

Emma-Jane Lee, our language expert, takes her pick of French expressions at harvest time.

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Pardon? Fairytale sayings

Pardon? Fairytale sayings

Emma Lee, our language expert, explores expressions that have their roots in stories handed down through the generations...

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Pardon? Numbers everywhere

Pardon? Numbers everywhere

Emma Lee, our language expert, hopes our days aren’t numbered…

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Pardon? Painting by numbers...

Pardon? Painting by numbers...

Emma Lee, our language expert, leaves us on cloud nine with her latest collection of French phrases…

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Pardon? Farmyard expressions

Pardon? Farmyard expressions

Emma-Jane Lee finds that, as in English, the farmyard is the source of many popular French expressions

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Pardon? Wintery French sayings

Pardon? Wintery French sayings

Language expert Emma Lee ponders the origin of some of the more wintery French sayings…

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Pardon? The increasing use of Franglais

Pardon? The increasing use of Franglais

Emma-Jane Lee, our language expert, casts an eye over the increasing use of Franglais..

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Pardon? Colourful French phrases

Pardon? Colourful French phrases

Emma-Jane Lee, our language expert, explores a kaleidoscope of French expressions…

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Pardon? Watery phrases

Pardon? Watery phrases

Dive in to the world of French expressions with language expert Emma-Jane Lee

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Pardon? - French expressions featuring "tête"

Pardon? - French expressions featuring "tête"

Emma-Jane Lee, our language expert, heads out to guide us through a new selection of  French expressions...

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