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by FrenchForumSurvivor
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Renovation
Topic: How to get an authentic aged finish
Replies: 18
Views: 312

Re: How to get an authentic aged finish

From RA's link to the Pont du Gard (grey text on a white background is not the easiest to read): "The highest part of the structure is made out of breeze blocks joined together with mortar." Something got lost in translation there.
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Games? Puzzles and Quizzes
Topic: Word association
Replies: 8324
Views: 45613

Re: Word association

Bob
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Games? Puzzles and Quizzes
Topic: Définitions énigmatiques
Replies: 4033
Views: 57022

Re: Définitions énigmatiques

Seriously having a go! (8)
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: The Snug
Topic: I O U
Replies: 8
Views: 143

Re: I O U

And austerity worked in Germany during Angela Merkel's time, despite the grumblings when it started. Of course, the two countries are lead by totally different leaders.
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: Snow it could be bad this year
Replies: 13
Views: 181

Re: Snow it could be bad this year

You've been watching the news again, haven't you? :)
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Games? Puzzles and Quizzes
Topic: Définitions énigmatiques
Replies: 4033
Views: 57022

Re: Définitions énigmatiques

Old = o, shop = rat on, with 'I' visiting => oration = address
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Food and drink
Topic: Buying food and cosmetics healthily
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: Buying food and cosmetics healthily

Okay, don't bother with it then, I just thought I'd promote what I thought was a good idea. And it's not just me that thought that, there are kudos from others, but don't let that influence you. https://www.springwise.com/sustainability-innovation/food-drink/yuka-app https://www.euronews.com/2019/09...
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Health and Social Welfare
Topic: Flu jab
Replies: 57
Views: 686

Re: Flu jab

VSLs are a godsend when you have to travel for hours for chemotherapy and other cancer related treatments. Don't knock it until you find yourself in the same position. I'm not knocking them as a useful means of getting to and from hospital, my wife has to use them every 5/6 weeks, but they do take ...
by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: What made you laugh today?
Replies: 2060
Views: 69700

Re: What made you laugh today?

With thanks to a link on RA's Forget Corona thread.
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by FrenchForumSurvivor
Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: COVID-19
Topic: New decret
Replies: 18
Views: 597

Re: New decret

lindal1000 wrote:
Sun Sep 27, 2020 1:30 pm
An article in the news this morning was saying that 1/3 of new clusters in France are in schools and universities, which suggests that shutting bars at 10.00 is going to make bugger all difference.
And the other 2/3 of the new clusters?