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CHAT: French expressions in English (Re: OT CHAT: Asperger's syndrome)

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Friday, June 23, 2000, 21:57
At 13:35 22/06/00 -0400, you wrote:
>Christophe Grandsire wrote: > >> In my case, I have what's called "esprit d'escalier". I can find very good >> replies to what has been said, but generally only a few minutes after it >> has been said. Not good for conversation... > >The same phrase (not a translation, but the very same phrase) is used in >English too. >
Really? Well, that's only one more. Now that I have cable TV, I can see a few English-spoken programs in original version, and I'm quite surprised by the number of French expressions used in English! How many do you have? Christophe Grandsire |Sela Jemufan Atlinan C.G. "Reality is just another point of view." homepage : (ou :