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Saturday, August 20, 2011

un truc

a thing, thingie, thingamajig, trick

Où est ce petit truc qui garde ouverte la porte?
Where is that little thing that keeps the door open?

Every language is full of slang, or l’argot. French is no exception. This week, we’re covering a selection of French slang words. These words are generally more informal, and you’ll want to use them only in familiar settings.

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Vocabulary Section: Slang, Word of the Day