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Say Chic: A Collection of French Words We Can't Live Without

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SAY CHIC...C'est magnifique!

Ever wonder why some French words have become so common in English as to be clichés? Or why your witty repartee wouldn't be quite so witty without them?

In Say Chic, Françoise Blanchard and Jeremy Leven collect more than seventy familiar French words and phrases that have become a permanent part of the American vocabulary. In their clever, of
ebook, 144 pages
Published August 14th 2007 by Scribner
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Jan 17, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Great! Now I know how to pronounce those phrases that always pop up in my "academic" reading...coup de etat, coup de grace,
trompe l'oeil, chic (I said "chick," Spanish did not help me here).
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Witty and entertaining. It's also great to learn the origin of french words we use in english.
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A pseudonym of Francoise Choi - her novel "Say Chic" has been published under both names
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