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Learning French ~ At the Bank!

At the bank/ à la banque I would like to open a bank account: Je voudrais ouvrir un compte en banque. What types of bank accounts do you offer? Quels genres de comptes bancaires proposez-vous? What rate of interest does … Continue reading

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Different experiences of France ~ Some tips for Fitting in to French Life

Fitting into French life: 10 Top Tips Vive la France! In 2002 my husband Mike and I decided to make our new home in Laguepie in the Tarn and Garonne. Having lived in France previously, my French was pretty good, … Continue reading

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What is a Fosse Septique?

What is a Fosse Septique (fosse toutes eaux) and how does it work Most British households discharge the waste from their kitchen, WC and bathroom into a mains drainage system and consequently know very little about the types of systems … Continue reading

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February Meeting of Connect for Friendship, 2008

Monthly Meeting of Connect for friendship 1st Feb 2008   At the recent monthly meeting attended by over 40 persons, the following announcements and reports were given:    ·       Frans gave a warm welcome to the many visitors/ members attending, (including English, … Continue reading

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French Rugby

My prediction for today’s game Scotland v France ? Easy ~ my adopted country will come out on top and narrowly defeat the Scots. What do you think? Gorsein Boy

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