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Alexa goes fossil hunting

Posted on by Adam in the video category

Alexa goes fossil hunting... (and the pub)

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Alexa plays the French card game - Tarot.

Posted on by Adam in the video category

Alexa plays the French card game called Tarot. (Nothing to do with fortune telling...)

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French Waffles - Les Gaufres

Posted on by Adam in the video category

 Here is a French recipe video lesson for Les Gaufres with French and English subtitles.

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Raclette Evening

Posted on by Adam in the video category

Have you ever eaten a French raclette?

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La Chandeleur

Posted on by Adam in the video, audio category

Today is French pancake day! We call it La Chandeleur or sometimes La Fête de la Lumière.

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Why the funny paint names?

Posted on by Adam in the category

Fancy paint names have never been so fashionable nowadays but do paint industries think of us when they ask us to remember which colour is 'Je m'appelle Missy' or 'Bonjour!'? Put it this way, I can only say that my 50 shades of grey searching was not as exciting as the book (unfortunately, wink, wink). 

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Famous Bank Holidays in France in May

Posted on by Adam in the category

We have an expression in France which is 'faire le pont'. This expression literally means 'to do the bridge' but actually mean to bridge the gap between two non-working days, in order to have an extra long weekend break.

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Top 10 French films that changed my life...

Posted on by Adam in the misc. category

Ok here I am again and I still do not know what to write on my blog. There are only so many necklaces made out of paper clips that one can make ... Ok, let's sit still for a minute and come up with something interesting... The top 10 French films that changed my life....for the best.... I think... well I will come back to you on this one!

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If only I knew what to write in my blog!

Posted on by Adam in the misc. category

Get an idea of what goes on in Alexa's head!

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Find out your French level!

Posted on by Adam in the french test category

Do you want to find out your level in French? Then take this test NOW!

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