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Une meilleure nomenclature pour les temps grammaticaux

Plusieurs questions sur ce site demandent des clarifications sur l'usage des temps et modes en français. Et j'en viens à la conclusion que la nomenclature traditionnelle des temps et modes en français ...
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Pronunciation of “faire” in medieval French?

What difference would there be between the pronunciation of "faire" in 1380s French and contemporary French? What would be the pronunciation of "faire" in the Anglo-Norman of the 1380s?
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Word or phrase expressing that it's ok to deal with personal things at work

Years ago, on a radio program, I heard a discussion about how the French have a word (or phrase) that describes the phenomena where it's ok for people to take care of personal needs at work because it ...
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The pronunciation of French “e”

The question: Does the table (below linked) for French "e" pronunciation look OK to you? Please definitely point out any errors! Link: French Pronunciation of e Background: I am new to French ...