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Post time 2010-6-23 14:23:44 |Display all floors
Originally posted by St_George at 2010-6-23 14:15
I dont know where you got the 400 million from but its nowhere near that figure, French isn't even in the top ten as a first language.

Mandarin is the most spoken numerically but thats obviously ...


I'd rather recommand spanish as alternative to french,
but then again,
more of your bunch in summer in spain?
well, don't mind if you stick to french.
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:34:04 |Display all floors
Originally posted by Kbay at 2010-6-23 14:28
Don't speak French in France, you get nuffin!


Just don't go there in the first place, as long as you can avoid it.

FOR elevated direct shuttle high ways between spain and UK, Benelux, FRG, Switzerland.:)
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:35:57 |Display all floors
Originally posted by LCSULLA at 2010-6-23 14:34


Just don't go there in the first place, as long as you can avoid it.

FOR elevated direct shuttle high ways between spain and UK, Benelux, FRG, Switzerland.:)


and a bridge to italy
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:49:13 |Display all floors
Originally posted by Kbay at 2010-6-23 14:34
When visiting France, I always memorise a few useful sentences.

I was once lost in the horrendous Paris traffic.
I pulled up to this nice looking French bird standing on the kerb; waiting for a ...


Alternativley speak some german,
will be happy to find someone to surrender to.
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:50:16 |Display all floors
Originally posted by satsu_jin at 2010-6-23 13:39


We're talking here about Europe or the EU to be precise. Shouldn't it be a must for all well educated Europeans to learn at least one, better two or three other European languages? English, Fre ...



Well, that`s already the case in Germany....English as first foreign language, then a second (mostly French like in my case)....and so on. It`s already standard that highschool graduates learn 2 foreign languages.
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:50:22 |Display all floors
Just bad jokes,
hope not to upset fredius, to late now.
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Post time 2010-6-23 14:51:53 |Display all floors
But I have to agree that I use French only in few cases when actually dealing with French^^   Could easily come along without it^^
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