December 17, 2015

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When To Pronounce ‘s’ At The End Of “Tous” ?

[icegram campaigns=”1909″] The word “tout” (and its derived forms tous, toute, toutes) has various meanings such as all, every, (the) entire, (the) whole etc … It has different spelling according to the gender or number of the word it describes or replaces. Masculine Feminine singular tout toute Plural tous toutes  It can have different functions…

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A French Christmas

In some parts of France (more particularly in Alsace), Christmas comes early when Santa Claus brings small gifts and sweets for children on December 6th, the feast day of Saint-Nicolas. In France, Father Christmas is called “Père Noël”. In Eastern France, he can be accompanied by “Le Père Fouettard”, a “not very friendly man” dressed…