Word of the Week

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    Word of the Week: "Détacher" (repeat)

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "détacher", in French.

    Posted: Aug 27, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Présent" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "présent" in French.

    Posted: Aug 20, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Bateau" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "bateau" in French.

    Posted: Aug 13, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Ressortir" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "ressortir" in French.

    Posted: Aug 06, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Plaie" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "plaie" in French.

    Posted: Jul 30, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: découvrir (repeat)

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    Find out the expressions Bernard St-Laurent and Johanne Blais used in discussing the French word "découvrir", to discover.

    Posted: Jul 23, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments
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    Word of the Week: "Gré" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "gré" in French.

    Posted: Jul 16, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Huile" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "huile" in French.

    Posted: Jul 09, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    C'est la vie summer schedule

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    Our broadcast schedule July 1- September 6, 2015

    Posted: Jul 02, 2015 9:54 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 02, 2015 3:29 PM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Fer" (repeat)

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "fer" in French.

    Posted: Jul 02, 2015 12:01 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Choc"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "choc", in French.

    Posted: Jun 19, 2015 1:00 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Tête"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "tête", in French.

    Posted: Jun 12, 2015 10:10 AM ET read comments
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    Word of the Week: "Éprouver"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "éprouver", in French.

    Posted: Jun 05, 2015 11:38 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Port"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "port", in French.

    Posted: May 29, 2015 10:34 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 29, 2015 10:47 AM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Contre"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "contre", in French.

    Posted: May 22, 2015 11:43 AM ET read comments audio
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    Quelconque/Quiconque

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    Find out some of the ways you can use the words "quelconque" and "quiconque" in French.

    Posted: May 14, 2015 10:00 AM ET read comments
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    Word of the Week: "Appartenir"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "appartenir", in French.

    Posted: May 07, 2015 5:25 PM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Pince"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "pince", in French.

    Posted: May 01, 2015 10:34 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Net(te)"

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    Discover the different ways you can use the word "net(te)", in French.

    Posted: Apr 24, 2015 11:57 AM ET read comments
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    Word of the Week: "Encore"

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    Discover the different meanings of "encore" in French.

    Posted: Apr 10, 2015 11:14 AM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 10, 2015 11:21 AM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Refaire"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "refaire" in French.

    Posted: Mar 26, 2015 11:30 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Paraître"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "paraître" in French.

    Posted: Mar 12, 2015 11:38 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Produire"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "produire" in French.

    Posted: Feb 26, 2015 6:43 PM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 27, 2015 10:36 AM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Joie"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "joie" in French.

    Posted: Feb 19, 2015 4:10 PM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 20, 2015 11:16 AM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Quart"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the French word, "quart".

    Posted: Jan 11, 2015 6:30 PM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Toujours"

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    Discover some of the different ways you can use the French word "toujours".

    Posted: Jan 04, 2015 6:30 PM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Flatter"

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    Discover the various ways you can use the word "flatter", in French.

    Posted: Dec 28, 2014 6:00 PM ET read comments
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    Word of the Week: "Imposer"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "imposer" in French.

    Posted: Dec 18, 2014 11:35 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Haleine"

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    Discover the various ways you can use the word "haleine", in French.

    Posted: Dec 11, 2014 10:46 AM ET
    Last Updated: Dec 11, 2014 10:54 AM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Dieu"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "Dieu" in French.

    Posted: Dec 05, 2014 11:30 AM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Flèche"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the word "flèche" in French.

    Posted: Nov 27, 2014 3:00 PM ET read comments audio
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    Word of the Week: "Voilà"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the French word "voilà".

    Posted: Nov 20, 2014 4:16 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 20, 2014 6:20 PM ET
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    Word of the Week: "Roi" & "Reine"

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    Discover some of the ways you can use the French words "roi" and "reine".

    Posted: Nov 14, 2014 2:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 2:52 PM ET
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    Soigner

    by Alison Cook

     Bernard and Johanne discuss soigner, which means to treat, to look after and to take care of....

    Posted: Oct 23, 2014 2:57 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 2:58 PM ET
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    Offrir

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss offrir, which means means to give and to offer....

    Posted: Oct 16, 2014 3:04 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:10 PM ET
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    Montant(e)

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss montant(e), which means means rising. Montant also means a sum, an amount. En montant means climbing....

    Posted: Oct 08, 2014 3:16 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:17 PM ET
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    Ficher

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss ficher which means to do, to put, to ruin, and to throw out....

    Posted: Oct 02, 2014 3:27 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:28 PM ET
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    Pur(e)

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss pur(e) which means pure and sheer.

    Posted: Sep 19, 2014 3:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:38 PM ET
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    Facile

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss facile which means easy....

    Posted: Sep 10, 2014 3:42 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:42 PM ET
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    Défiler

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss défiler, which means to unthread, to march and to scroll....

    Posted: Jun 19, 2014 3:46 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:46 PM ET
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    Mouiller

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss mouiller, which means to wet or to get wet....

    Posted: Jun 12, 2014 3:49 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:49 PM ET
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    Droit

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss droit, which means right, straight, and law....

    Posted: Jun 06, 2014 1:18 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 2:44 PM ET
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    Décrocher

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss décrocher, which means to unhook or undo, or to drop out....

    Posted: May 30, 2014 3:53 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:54 PM ET
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    Sort

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss sort, which means destiny, fate, lot, spell and curse....

    Posted: May 23, 2014 3:58 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 3:58 PM ET
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    Préparer

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss préparer, which means to prepare....

    Posted: May 16, 2014 4:06 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:06 PM ET
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    Coeur

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss coeur, which means heart....

    Posted: Apr 24, 2014 4:23 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:27 PM ET
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    Jeter

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss jeter, which means to throw.  ...

    Posted: Apr 17, 2014 4:28 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:30 PM ET
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    Soeur

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss soeur, which means sister and nun.  ...

    Posted: Apr 11, 2014 4:31 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:33 PM ET
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    Mise

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss mise, which means stake, outlay, bet and also attire and clothing. Mis(e) is also the past participle of the verb mettre....

    Posted: Apr 04, 2014 4:35 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:38 PM ET
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    Renverser

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss renverser, which means to knock over, to overturn and to spill. It also means to overthrow, and for a boat, to capsize.  ...

    Posted: Mar 29, 2014 4:39 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:41 PM ET
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    Déclencher

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss déclencher, which means to release, to set off or to trigger....

    Posted: Mar 21, 2014 4:47 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 5:01 PM ET
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    Pair/Paire

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss pair and paire. Pair means peer or even. Paire means pair.  ...

    Posted: Mar 14, 2014 4:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:53 PM ET
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    Piste

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss piste which means track, trail and path....

    Posted: Feb 28, 2014 4:56 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014 4:57 PM ET
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    Défaire

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss défaire, which means to undo, take apart and to dismantle....

    Posted: Feb 21, 2014 11:46 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 20, 2014 4:42 PM ET
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    Devant

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss devant, which means in front of, ahead of....

    Posted: Feb 13, 2014 11:53 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 11:54 AM ET
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    Salut

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss salut, which means wave, nod or bow. It also means hello, hi and bye....

    Posted: Feb 07, 2014 11:56 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 11:59 AM ET
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    Ramener

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss ramener, which means to bring back or take back....

    Posted: Jan 31, 2014 12:03 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 12:03 PM ET
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    Pencher

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss pencher, which means to tip up, to tilt and to lean. Se pencher means to lean/bend over....

    Posted: Jan 24, 2014 12:05 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 12:08 PM ET
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    Durer

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss durer, which means to last....

    Posted: Jan 17, 2014 12:15 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 12:15 PM ET
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    Tas

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss tas, which means heap, pile or a lot of....

    Posted: Jan 10, 2014 12:17 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 12:21 PM ET
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    Rue

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss rue, which means street.  ...

    Posted: Jan 03, 2014 1:08 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:13 PM ET
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    Quelque

    by Jill Walker

    Guest host Nancy Wood and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss quelque, which means some and a few. Quel(le) que means no matter what and whatever...

    Posted: Dec 27, 2013 1:15 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:19 PM ET
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    Entrée

    by Jill Walker

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss entrée, which means entry, entrance, admission and ticket...

    Posted: Dec 19, 2013 1:22 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:26 PM ET
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    Travers

    by Alison Cook

    Guest host Nancy Wood and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss travers. Un travers means failing or fault. À travers or au travers means through. De travers means crooked or askew....

    Posted: Dec 13, 2013 1:27 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:35 PM ET
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    Sauvage

    by Alison Cook

    Guest Host Nancy Wood and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss sauvage which means wild, primitive and unsociable....

    Posted: Dec 06, 2013 1:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:53 PM ET
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    Glace

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss glace, which means ice, ice cream and mirror....

    Posted: Nov 29, 2013 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:55 PM ET
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    Fendre

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss fendre, which means to chop, split and cut....

    Posted: Nov 22, 2013 1:46 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 1:57 PM ET
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    Nul

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss nul, which means no, not any, non-existent, useless, and hopeless.  ...

    Posted: Nov 15, 2013 1:59 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 2:02 PM ET
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    Pierre

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss pierre, which means stone.  ...

    Posted: Nov 08, 2013 2:05 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 4:39 PM ET
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    Falloir

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss falloir, which means need and take, to have to, or must....

    Posted: Oct 25, 2013 2:25 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 2:34 PM ET
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    Faible

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss faible, which means weak, small and slight....

    Posted: Oct 17, 2013 2:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 2:55 PM ET
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    Reste

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss reste, which means rest, scrap or remnant....

    Posted: Oct 10, 2013 2:57 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:01 PM ET
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    Peu

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss peu which means little or not much.  ...

    Posted: Oct 03, 2013 3:06 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:56 PM ET
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    Voile

    by Lily Mills

    Bernard and Johanne discuss voile, which means veil and sail....

    Posted: Sep 26, 2013 3:22 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:25 PM ET
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    Fuir

    by Lily Mills

    Bernard and Johanne discuss fuir, which means to flee and to avoid....

    Posted: Sep 20, 2013 3:31 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:36 PM ET
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    Secouer

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss secouer which means to shake....

    Posted: Sep 12, 2013 3:38 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:40 PM ET
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    Vide

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss vide which means empty.  ...

    Posted: Sep 06, 2013 3:48 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:50 PM ET
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    Sous

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss sous which means under, underneath and beneath....

    Posted: Jun 20, 2013 3:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 3:54 PM ET
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    Foncer

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss foncer which means to rush, tear, and charge along. It also means to make darker....

    Posted: Jun 13, 2013 3:58 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 4:01 PM ET
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    Figure

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss figure which means face and figure. (NB Figure does not refer to the shape of your body in French)...

    Posted: Jun 06, 2013 4:09 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014 4:21 PM ET
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    Amour

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss amour which means love.  ...

    Posted: May 31, 2013 10:16 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:21 AM ET
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    Propos

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss propos which means words, intention and subject....

    Posted: May 24, 2013 10:25 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:28 AM ET
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    Pavé

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss pavé which means cobblestone....

    Posted: May 16, 2013 10:29 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:33 AM ET
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    Vin

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss vin which means wine....

    Posted: May 09, 2013 10:35 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:39 AM ET
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    Égard

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss égard which means consideration.  ...

    Posted: May 03, 2013 10:41 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:44 AM ET
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    Côte

    by Alison Cook

    Bernard and Johanne discuss côte which means rib, slope (hill) or coast....

    Posted: Apr 26, 2013 10:45 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:47 AM ET
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    Train

    by Alison Cook

     Guest host Elizabeth Robertson and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss train, which means train and pace. ...

    Posted: Apr 18, 2013 10:48 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:51 AM ET
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    Combinaison

    by Jill Walker

    Host Elizabeth Robertson and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss combinaison, which means combination, scheme, trick, suit, slip, and overalls....

    Posted: Apr 11, 2013 10:53 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:55 AM ET
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    Crever

    by Jill Walker

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss crever, which means to burst, to puncture, and to gouge....

    Posted: Apr 05, 2013 10:56 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 10:57 AM ET
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    Découvrir

    by Jill Walker

    Bernard and Johanne discuss découvrir, which means to discover. Here are some usages. ...

    Posted: Mar 29, 2013 11:07 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 11:09 AM ET
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    Parfum/Parfumer

    by Jill Walker

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss parfum, which means perfume, scent, fragrance, aroma. Parfumer means to put perfume on, to scent....

    Posted: Mar 22, 2013 11:18 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 11:20 AM ET
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    Appeler

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss appeler, which means to call. S'appeler means to be called....

    Posted: Mar 15, 2013 11:30 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 11:34 AM ET
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    Bosse

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss bosse, which means bump, hump and lump....

    Posted: Mar 08, 2013 11:35 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 1:02 PM ET
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    Cas

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss cas, which means case....

    Posted: Mar 01, 2013 12:42 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 12:47 PM ET
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    Yeux

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss yeux, which means eyes.  ...

    Posted: Feb 22, 2013 12:48 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 12:49 PM ET
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    Pot

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss pot, which means jar, pot, and can. It also means luck....

    Posted: Feb 15, 2013 12:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 12:57 PM ET
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    Bête

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss bête. Bête (the noun) means animal, beast, insect, bug and creature. Bête (the adjective) means stupid, or unpleasant / rude (in Canada)....

    Posted: Feb 08, 2013 1:03 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 1:17 PM ET
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    Volant

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss volant, which means steering wheel. The adjective, volant(e), means flying....

    Posted: Feb 01, 2013 1:31 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 1:32 PM ET
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    Repasser

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss repasser, which means a number of things, including to iron and to come back again....

    Posted: Jan 25, 2013 1:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 1:38 PM ET
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    Grave

    by Alison Cook

    Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss grave, which means serious, grave and deep...

    Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 1:45 PM ET
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