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Is the position of space and time precisions in this sentence correct?

Today I was sitting on a bench in the Public Garden in the city of Boston when a beautiful girl and her boyfriend sat down beside me, speaking French. Simultaneously I noticed there were six or seven ...
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Where to place the year in a product's name?

Which one of the following phrases is correct translation of the "2013 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter"? 2013 Sprinter de Mercedes-Benz, or Sprinter 2013 de Mercedes-Benz And if you could give an example ...
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Word order with “prochaine”: before or after noun rules?

Why is it that when I want to say “The next week”, it's: La semaine prochaine But when I want to say “The next meeting”, it's: La prochaine réunion Is there a specific set of rules for the ...