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Apologies to subscribers via MailChimp, which has played tricks and not included the link to the post in the alert. Hopefully, you have got here by clicking on the blog title at the top of the alert. Today is the … Continue reading
‘House guests are like fish; they are only good for three days.’ This often (mis)quoted aphorism, possibly a Danish proverb but certainly immortalised by Benjamin Franklin, has a certain ring of truth about it.
Translating literally from English to French is always dangerous. Many French words change their meaning depending on how they are used or which verbs they are used with. Also, hundreds of English and French words look similar but mean different … Continue reading