Well I just don't know!!

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  1. Saje

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    Which is a good excuse to move and live in France? Roughly. It's a lot easier to read French once you learn another romance language.
     
  2. Gustav

    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    Very good!!! I'm impressed! ;)
     
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    are yall picking on me
     
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    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    Ba, Non Cherie!! Not at all Darkchild! We're just playing!! ;)
     
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    lol im retaking next year tho i love the language its just confusing
     
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    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    If you need help simplifying it just give me a shout! ;)
     
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    I have a question, we were aleays told my maiden name was French. Does it mean anything, or is it common name there? Valiket
     
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    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    Not as far as I know!! I've never heard of it as a name or a phrase!!! Sorry! I will check in my enormous dictionary though!!
     
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    Thanks, we don't know a lot about that side of family there was a feud :( and they quit talking. What is French/Canadian?
     
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    ummm quebec pppl mostly right gus?
     
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    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    Lol! Have no idea! Never been to Canada in my life! Lol! I think there are slight variations in the language between French French and Canadian French, certainly in the accent!! Like the French speaking Belgians!!
     
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    lol i think thats write they were some weird ppl tho
     
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    It was on some of my research, thanks though gotta run talk to ya'll later
     
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    Gustav Don't encourage me..

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    Laters!! Sorry I couldn't be more help!!
     
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    see ya i knew enough frenh to get what i wanted tho
     
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    French Canadian is french, but some of the phrases are different from european french. I was brought up in Quebec ( asbestos mining town) and we were only among about 400 english speaking people. English school, but took written and spoken french courses from 4th grade up. When I went off to college in the US, I took a french lit class and we were only 4 of us in the class. The prof was from Paris and she had us write a composition. I naturally wrote about a dog. In Que. the word for barking was " Japee"She had never heard of it and kept saying " C'est Aboie " ....
     
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    ahhh thanks bubba
     
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    Gapeach...Valiquet is a french sirname....
     
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    Thanks Grammy, is it common in Canada? Do you know what it means? Sorry to bombard ya with questions but I've been looking for any info on it. :D
     

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