Whether you are quoting a famous song, trying to be funny or just being totally naive, some statement or questions are going to rub a French person the wrong way. Here is my top 9 list.
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Le 27 septembre dernier, je me trouvais dans le vieux Nice avec mon étudiante Anita, quand nous avons eu la chance de tomber par hasard sur une animation tout à fait originale sur la place principale de la vieille ville. Anita s'y est beaucoup intéressée et n'a pas hésité à poser de nombreuses questions aux participants.
"Pâques" is an important holiday in France: a religious one of course, but also a traditional gathering for families, religious or not. Kids go egg hunting (you can see our daughter Leyla in action), but our egg providers are a bit different: magic bells!! And we traditionally cook a large meal with a leg of lamb, and set a lively table to honor the coming of Spring time.