un rencard – Mot du jour

August 6, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
a date – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Valentine's Day What does ” un rencard ” mean? How do you say ‘ a date ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How is it used in a...
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se tromper – Mot du Jour

August 2, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to make a mistake - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Reflexive Verbs - List se tromper - oneself to mislead. se tromper means 'to make a mistake'. « Oh là là ! Je me suis trompé. Elle m'avait...
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faire son cinéma – Mot du jour

July 16, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to go over the top - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Le Festival de Cannes faire son cinéma - to do one's movies. In everyday French, faire son cinéma means to be dramatic, to be over the top...
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faire le mur – Mot du Jour

July 16, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to sneak out - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Le Festival de Cannes faire le mur – to do the wall, faire le mur means to escape, to sneak out of a place. This expression is mostly...
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les pieds sur Terre – Mot du Jour

July 13, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
down to Earth - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Body Parts les pieds sur terre – the feet on earth. In everyday French, les pieds sur terre  means 'avoir du bon sens', 'être réaliste.' 'sensible', 'practical', 'reasonable',  'down-to-earth', 'to have your feet...
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sacré personnage – Mot du jour

July 9, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
quite a character – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Le Festival de Cannes Sophie Marceau sur les marches de Cannes en 2021 What does ” un sacré personnage ” mean? How do you say ‘ quite a...
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bonjour les dégâts – Mot du Jour

July 6, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
what a disaster – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Strike and Protest Terms - Today's French What does ” bonjour les dégâts ” mean? How do you say ‘ what a disaster ’ in French? How is...
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tourner la page – Mot du jour

July 3, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
things behind you – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | La Covid What does ” tourner la page ” mean? How do you say ‘ to put things behind you ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How...
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ici et là – Mot du jour

May 28, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
here and there – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Adverbs What does ” ici et là ” mean? How do you say ‘ here and there ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How is it...
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y a pas photo – French Expression

May 27, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
it's a no brainer – Mot du Jour Part of Mots Du Jour | Sports in French What does the French expression ‘ y a pas photo ‘ mean? How do you say ‘ it's a no brainer ’ in...
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Accord mets et vin – Mot du Jour

May 19, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
Mike, in the "classroom" at an immersion program wine pairing – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Wine What does ” accord mets et vin ” mean? How do you say ‘ wine pairing ’ in French?...
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qui vivra verra – Mot du Jour

May 14, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
time will tell – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Future Tense What does ” qui vivra verra ” mean? How do you say ‘ time will tell ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How is...
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goût de terroir – Mot du jour

May 13, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to feel like home – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Wine What does ” avoir le goût du terroir ” mean? How do you say ‘ to feel like home ’ in French? How is it...
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le premier mai – Mot du Jour

May 1, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
French Labor Day -  French expression Part of Le Mot du Jour | Merry Month of May le premier mai - the first May. le premier mai is also called 'la fête du travail' which means 'work holiday', or 'labor day'. le premier mai is...
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fumer la moquette – Mot du jour

April 22, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to be unrealistic – French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | My Health What does the French expression ‘ fumer la moquette ’ mean? Use it in a sentence. fumer la moquette - to smoke the carpeting. In everyday...
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eau dans son vin – Mot du jour

April 13, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to meet halfway – French expression What does ” eau dans son vin ” mean? How do you say ‘ to meet halfway ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How is it used in a French sentence? Listen to...
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tuer dans l’œuf – Mot du Jour

March 29, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to nip in the bud – French expression Part of Practice French Expressions | Easter tuer (étouffer) dans l’œuf – to kill (choke) in the egg. tuer dans l’œuf means 'to stop something right then', ‘to nip in the bud’....
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ça vaut le coup – Mot du Jour

March 27, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
it's worth it - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | Conjugated Verbs ça vaut le coup - it worth the blow. ça vaut le coup means 'it's worth it'. It's often used with DE: ça vaut le coup de  +...
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péter les plombs – Mot du Jour

March 6, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
to blow a fuse - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Idiomatic Expressions What does the French expression ‘péter les plombs’ mean? How is it used in a sentence? How do you say 'to blow a fuse'?...
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le train-train – Mot du Jour

February 25, 2021 : Le Mot du Jour
le train-train - French expression Part of Mots Du Jour | French Idiomatic Expressions What does the French expression ‘ le train-train ’ mean? How is it used in a sentence? Listen to Anne’s audio. le train-train or le train-train...
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