pas un cadeau – French expression

13 Desserts De Noel

c’est pas un cadeau – Mot du Jour

c’est pas un cadeau – ce n’est pas un cadeau – it’s not a present is often used to mean ‘I could do without’, ‘It’s a situation I am not very happy about’, ‘It makes me upset’.

  • « Ils m’ont donné le dessert à faire pour Noël. Mais comme il y en a 13 à faire, c’est pas un cadeau. »
    • They told me I’m on for the dessert for Christmas. But there are 13 desserts to make, and I could do without that task.”


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