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Feb
19
comment How can one say “good morning” in French?
Similar to "Good Day" or "Good Day, Sir." -- said emphatically to someone to indicate that the conversation is over, even though the expressed feeling is different. urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=I+said+good+day!
Feb
19
comment How do French speakers excuse profanity?
It's worth mentioning here that the Quebecois have a slightly different set of profane words, so this answer would benefit if you're specifically asking about France. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quebec_French_profanity fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacre_qu%C3%A9b%C3%A9cois
Dec
12
comment Are “Case Postale” and “Boîte Postale” interchangeable?
Could you give more information about casier postal?
Jul
11
comment Pronouncing “re” and “le” at the end of words?
It depends on the situation. Are you talking normally, singing, or are you angrily yelling at someone?
Sep
14
comment Quelles sont les principales différences entre le français québecois et le français de France?
Make sure to brush up on "les mots sacrés" in the wikipedia article. Swearing is quite different in Québec.
Sep
14
comment How does one say “cream of the crop” in French?
You could also use "Le Top", although it's a much more recent expression.
Sep
1
comment Pronunciation of “au revoir” by regional accent?
I can't see the Orléans phonetic markings.
Aug
30
comment Pronunciation of “au revoir” by regional accent?
@Evpok I've edited the question to be more accepting of answers and not requiring a definitive text from a single person. I hope that helps.
Aug
29
comment Pronunciation of “au revoir” by regional accent?
Lots of comments- no votes, no answers. What's the deal?
Aug
26
comment Une bonne traduction pour « awesome »
C'est pas grave.
Aug
26
comment Une bonne traduction pour « awesome »
+1 I was about to submit "Trop cool" and "Trop fort", but you beat me to the punch.
Aug
26
comment Terms describing Germans around the two World Wars — Differences and context?
BTW, there is a meta conversation related to this question: meta.french.stackexchange.com/questions/143/…