Ca va? La forme?
Sometimes, when I record Comme une Française TV episode, I’m frustrated because I realise my English vocabulary is very limited. It makes my speech weaker as I can’t express nuances.
A bit like trying to paint La Joconde with your fingers…
You know this feeling of being like a 5 year old when you speak?
In English, when asked a question, you can answer yes, no… And everything that’s in the middle : Yes I’d love to. Not really. No way…
But in French, you lack these shades.
ARGH. SO frustrating. I feel this in English so I imagine you do too, in French.
Want to have your own toolbox of « oui »?
Want to be say « Yes indeed » and « Oh yeah » in French?
Want to agree politely with your boss in French and enthusiastically to a friend?
Click to watch « 10 kinds of Oui »:
What about you?
What nuances do you miss when you speak French?
Do you also feel like a 5 year old? What kind of vocabulary do you want to master in French?
Tell me in the comments how it went. Share your story so we can discuss in the comment area below the video.
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