A la recherche du beau temps
When there's nothing else to talk about but the carte météorologique (weather map) of la Gaule (all Gaul, the Roman name for France).
The Language of Love
Avoir le béguin is to have a crush, but Je t'ai dans la peau (I've got you under my skin) has nothing to do with love. That's lust.
Look up bureaucratie in Robert's Dictionnaire. First definition: "l'influence abusive de l'administration" (misuse of official power).
Depending on context, l'esprit parisien --the essence of Paris--can mean three different things.
Pang and Ch’tis
French speakers tend to dislike the accents other than their own
Say It With Flowers
Since in France your flowers send a message, you need to know what you're saying
LIFE & STYLE
MOVIES & BOOKS
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