se taper la cloche – French expression

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se taper la cloche – to pig out – Mot du Jour

se taper la cloche – to hit oneself, to treat oneself the bell.  se taper la cloche is an everyday French expression that means ‘to have a feast’, ‘to eat an excellent meal’, ‘to pig out’.

  • «  Il faut que je fasse attention à ne pas me taper la cloche à Pâques cette année.  »
    • “I have to be careful to not to pig out at Easter this year.”
Autres expressions avec CLOCHE
  1. il y a quelque chose qui cloche – something’s fishy, not quite right
  2. aller à cloche-pied – to hop on one foot
  3. un son de cloche différent – another point of view
Tenses and modes in French

présent : je ne me tape jamais la cloche, nous ne nous tapons jamais la cloche

passé composé : il s’est trop tapé la cloche, nous nous sommes trop tapé la cloche

futur : je me taperai bien la cloche, nous nous taperons bien la cloche

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