Colloquial French

Posts on everyday spoken French language. Covering words and expressions.

Having “La Flemme” Is Not What You Think

Avoir La Flemme, Ça Veut Dire Quoi ? No you haven’t stumbled on to a post about colds, flus and other illnesses. It’s Friday and that means it’s time for your weekly dose of French picked up from living in France. Avoir la flemme is a widely used oral expression meaning to feel lazy, to not be […]

9 Everyday French words and phrases

If you’re learning a language then you want to be able to speak it. Here is a list of everyday French words and phrases that you’ll come across when talking to friends and people on and informal, friendly basis. Quoi de neuf? – What’s new? Easy enough. A friend you haven’t seen for a while might […]