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by Flaneur
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: French Language.
Topic: Word (or phrase) of the day
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Word (or phrase) of the day

Découvrir/reveler le pot aux roses.

Uncover or reveal a secret.

https://www.lawlessfrench.com/expressio ... aux-roses/

Feel free to add your own :D
by Flaneur
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Snug
Topic: 21% of Brits think the return of Violence in Northen Ireland is worth it for Brexit
Replies: 26
Views: 431

Re: 21% of Brits think the return of Violence in Northen Ireland is worth it for Brexit

I suppose 52% voted for Brexit.

And almost 50% of the UK is of below-average intelligence.
by Flaneur
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: What are you cooking today?
Replies: 1514
Views: 42577

Re: What are you cooking today?

Sweet potato sag aloo (Hairy Bikers recipe).
by Flaneur
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: After you die you know that you have died
Replies: 19
Views: 249

Re: After you die you know that you have died

Your links are always fascinating, mysty.
by Flaneur
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: What has pleased you today
Replies: 865
Views: 28329

Re: What has pleased you today

I've started to try and think of things to be grateful for. Today, it's that I don't have a wheat intolerance.
by Flaneur
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Games? Puzzles and Quizzes
Topic: Définitions énigmatiques
Replies: 801
Views: 11564

Re: Définitions énigmatiques

Just a Frenchie, you can be our spare Nifty if s/he ever breaks down! At the risk of a little virage ... a clue for just you and me. Put a Latin before after a French friend causes controversy. 7 letters. Begins with "A" :lol: :lol: :lol: For others, the real puzzle remains veem's and not mine: Who ...
by Flaneur
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: What a bizarre spectacle
Replies: 8
Views: 177

Re: What a bizarre spectacle

Why would it have to be someone like Trump? We've already got Trump Lite and Brexit. IMHO I think the myth that in the UK the constitutional monarch can act as a means of moderating the antics of a wayward PM or a government intent on going truly off piste has been well and truly shattered. I think...
by Flaneur
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Renovation
Topic: This time a question about lead and asbestos
Replies: 99
Views: 1188

Re: This time a question about lead and asbestos

Just a Frenchie, that's a very gracious response.
by Flaneur
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Renovation
Topic: This time a question about lead and asbestos
Replies: 99
Views: 1188

Re: This time a question about lead and asbestos

Thanks for your advice, Just a Frenchie, and for everyone else's. I'm very grateful to you all, and I hope that JaF *does* continue to offer advice because I for one am likely to need it (even if my intention with the roof was always to get someone who knows what s/he's doing to do it!).
by Flaneur
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Owning a vehicle and driving in France
Topic: Problems with hearing
Replies: 29
Views: 289

Re: Problems with hearing

Chap came to our church one week when we had a preacher with a healing ministry.

The chap went forward for help with his hearing. Preacher prayed and asked if his hearing was any better. Chap said, "Dunno. The hearing's not until Tuesday."

Now you know why I don't contribute to the Jokes thread.