I've been listening to a couple CDs that include Edith Piaf. Sometimes she rolls or trills her "R"s like in Spanish. Is this customary, local usage, artistic license or?
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 ...
Les mots commençant par un h aspiré peuvent être prononcés de plusieurs manières différentes en français : Sans prononcer le h : les halles -> [leal] Avec coup de glotte : les halles -> [leʔal] Avec ...
In Canada, there's a dish spelt 'poutine', which consists of fries, gravy, and cheese curds. However, I have come across two conflicting accounts of how to pronounce the word online, and I would like ...