During the summer I spent in Paris I would visit my neighborhood’s boulangerie and a pâtisserie on an almost daily basis. I’d go during the morning to get my breakfast, or pétit dejeune, or during my lunch break I’d buy lunch (dejeune). I would almost always greet the person behind the counter with “good morning” … Continue reading Leçon Trois: Ordering at the boulangerie.
If you’re reading this, toutes nos félicitations! You’ve taken your first step towards broadening your mind and connecting with others by learning a new language. French has a long and storied history and is spoken by people all over the world. But how might you greet a fellow francophone (that’s ‘French-speaker’)? You might try something … Continue reading Leçon Deux: Bonjour! Salut!