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French idioms

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French language -- Idioms -- Dictionaries., French language -- Conversation and phrase books -- Eng
Statementby François Denoeu, David Sices, Jacqueline B. Sices.
ContributionsSices, David., Sices, Jacqueline B., Denoeu, François, 1898-.
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LC ClassificationsPC2640 .D425 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination393 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL824187M
ISBN 100812090268
LC Control Number95080221
OCLC/WorldCa35809151

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The book is intended for someone who knows French already, and wants to talk more like a French person. Grammar is not explained, and of course, the pronunciation can not be shown in a printed book.

Some of the expressions are pure slang, some not.2/5(1). Get this from a library! French idioms. [David Sices; Jacqueline B Sices; François Denoeu] -- "Idiomatic speech undergoes constant change in all languages.

Updated to reflect current informal written and spoken expressions in French, this pocket-size book presents approximately 2,ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Adapted from French and English idioms/ idiotismes français et anglais"--Title page verso.