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clopin clopant

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vedas Nov 13, 2016. 7 Replies

i just heard the song and looked up the meaning.  it means to hobble along and the only example i saw was "marcher clopin clopant."  is it used figuratively?  example: "how are things?"  "oh, i'm…Continue


Started this discussion. Last reply by Sandra Oct 10, 2016. 14 Replies

i've studied this verb and know that it's not used to express payment.  recently i walked into a store in tel aviv and caught the end of a transaction between a french customer and an israeli…Continue

le temps que ça vienne

Started this discussion. Last reply by Esteban de la Cruz Oct 16, 2016. 9 Replies

a dictionary had this sentence w its translation:Les gars, vous pourriez détourner le regard le temps que ça vienne?  Look, could you guys just look away for a second till I get started?i tried…Continue

comment est-ce que je fais pour aller à...?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stevo Aug 5, 2016. 9 Replies

this seems a very laborious way to ask "how do i get to...?"  is this used?  "comment aller à..." would be easiest.  would it be rude?    Continue

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