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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

la farine


La farine est l’ingrédient essentiel dans tous les pains de France.
Flour is the essential ingredient in all the breads of France.

Our word is inspired by the breads of France — les pains de France. Bread plays such an important role in French cuisine and indeed the life of the French that it’s essential to learn to ask for the loaf you want. Follow the links below to discover the words for many types of bread and other related French vocabulary words:

Take our French Bread Vocabulary Quiz to find out if you’re ready to visit the boulangerie (bread bakery).

Vocabulary Section: Food and Drink, Word of the Day