Synopses & Reviews
You certainly won't avoir le cafard ("have the cockroach" - have the blues), and you may even vous fendre la peche ("split your peach" - split your sides
laughing) when you read this humorous volume of colorful French idioms. "101 French Idioms, " a whimsical collection of colloquialisms, is sure to delight you -
and provide real insight into French idioms, customs, and humor.
Intermediate This whimsical collection of colloquialisms entertains students while providing insight into French-language idioms, customs, and humor. Grouped according to theme from "Our Animal Friends" to "Speaking About the Body" to "Food for Thought" the idioms are illustrated with humorous cartoons that provide keys to understanding the literal and real meanings.
A Passport Books title.
This book arranges common, everyday French idioms into nine light-hearted sections, including speaking about the body, our animal friends, return to nature, eating in style, and daily life. The idioms are illustrated with cartoons that provide a key to understanding the literal meanings.
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