False Friends

Faux amis

Introduction

Introduction

While linguists call these false cognates, false friends refer to words that sound like English words but have different meanings in French.

It's important to learn these well, because using them incorrectly can be embarrassing.

Vocabulary

Vocabulaire

Play actuel
current
Play ancien
ancient former
Play informations
data information news

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