Category Archives: Culture and Knowledge

Bon bout d’an

et à l’an que ven It is unlikely you will understand unless you come from Marseille and obviously speak French. I happen to “almost” have these two qualities.     Have a good year end and see you in the … Continue reading

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Great letter

A few years ago I came across this great letter from David Bowie.

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New word

I have learned a new French word today: Clavarder Real time chatting on internet (mener une conversation textuelle sur internet, en temps réel. Ce terme est d’origine québécoise. Somehow I like it.

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Interesting Facts (in French)

Did you know? (Number 34 is good) 45 faits étonnants sur la France que vous ignoriez peut-être !!! 1. Le mot «France» vient des Francs, peuple germanique dont le nom est lui-même tiré du francique «frank», qui signifie «libre» 2. … Continue reading

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“Agnostic” bordering on “Atheist” is my philosophy 

An atheist lacks faith in God, believes there is no god, or lacks awareness of gods. An agnostic either believes that it is impossible to know whether there is a god or is noncommittal on the issue. The difference may … Continue reading

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