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Leading zeroes in phone numbers

For a phone number like this: 05 40 33 25 98 If you were to say it to someone, would you start: zéro-cinq quarante ... Or because phone numbers in France usually start with zero, just: ...
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De « je suis » à « ch'u » ?

Je suis pas là → Ch'u pas là. Comment explique-t-on le passage de l'expression Je suis à l'expression Ch'u ? ... je pense que ça s'écrit ch'u, mais je le vois des fois écrit chu. Impossible pour ...
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Saying phone numbers

In the case for phone numbers, how are the digits read? e.g. would 96 76 75 99 be read as: quatre-vingt-seize soixante-seize soixante-quinze quatre-vingt-dix-neuf If so, how is it ...
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When can “j'suis” be used?

I presume j'suis is slang for je suis. That much for the lexical formation of this "expression," which has been detailed elsewhere. However, I don't know the contexts in which it can be used. Is it ...
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What is “C'est pas d'sa faute!”?

I'm French study beginner, so I don't have so much knowledge about French but I'm trying to read a book, in which I found the sentence “c'est pas d'sa faute”. What does “d'sa” mean in this sentence ...