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Talk to the snail : ten commandments for understanding the French

Author: Stephen Clarke
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A tongue-in-cheek guide to understanding the French, presented in a series of essays, each illustrating a theme, followed by or interspersed with essential French phrases, anecdotes, and advice.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Clarke
ISBN: 9781596913097 1596913096
OCLC Number: 72871378
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 262 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Thou shalt be wrong (if you're not French) --
Thou shalt not work --
Thou shalt eat --
Thou shalt be ill --
Thou shalt speak French --
Thou shalt not sing (in tune, anyway) --
Thou shalt not know --
Thou shalt not love thy neighbor --
Thou shalt not be served --
Thou shalt be polite (and simultaneously rude) --
Thou shalt say 'I love you.'
Responsibility: Stephen Clarke.
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A tongue-in-cheek guide to understanding the French, presented in a series of essays, each illustrating a theme, followed by or interspersed with essential French phrases, anecdotes, and advice.

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