April 24, 2009

Is England the "pays du shake-hand"?

British prime minister Gordon Brown finally acted this week in an attempt to disspell the French myth that England is the so-called pays du shake-hand.

April 14, 2009

New French Language forum

The French Linguistics site now has a new-look French Language forum. Come and be among the first to post new questions or have a discussion about anything French. The new forum is at:


The new forum offers better features, such as formatted text in entries. If you don't find the category you're looking for, let me know!

Note that the old forum will shortly be retired. A few recent posts will be migrated to the new forum.

Look forward to seeing you there!

GCSE French: Hints and Tips

If you're about to take your GCSEs (or just learning for next year), you might be interested in the following resources available on the French Linguistics web site.

April 12, 2009

Dictionary update

Today's update to the dictionary contains improvements to various English-French entries.