(PDF ebook) A Certain Je Ne Sais uoi by Charles Timoney


  • Paperback
  • 252
  • A Certain Je Ne Sais uoi
  • Charles Timoney
  • English
  • 08 September 2017
  • 9780141041674

9 thoughts on “A Certain Je Ne Sais uoi

  1. says:

    These kinds of books written by long term residents are always at least a little useful to those who do not live in a country but aim to or often do visit it Sometimes the daily grind brings the reflection that the short term simply has not ha

  2. says:

    Fun hilarious and full of clichées about the French This helped me a lot when living in France and meeting all the cultural differences

  3. says:

    I love reading books with good anecdotes Good includes good sense of humor Reaching the last page of this book followed by bonus excerpts from another one I've come to possess a fair deal of stories and facts that can serve as a dec

  4. says:

    Another of the French themed books that I've read while here This one is written by a Brit who has stayed in France for a while married to a French lady and takes freuent digs at the French for their uirks uite funny thou

  5. says:

    A cliche and yet uite true book which I'd recommend to my foreign friends If you know French people andor France you will have a good time reading this book and making fun and them The book might be a bit too descriptive and a bit l

  6. says:

    I love books written by the English about the French

  7. says:

    This book contains pedestrian stereotypical and dated information about French cultural norms Not a useful or ac

  8. says:

    A genius little book portraying French life and culture from a humorous British perspective Absolutely loved it

  9. says:

    C'est bon

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Charles Timoney Í 7 review

A Certain Je Ne Sais uoi

E author of Pardon My French provides a practical pleasurable guide to the charms of the Gallic people from their daily routines to their peerless gesticulations from their come ons to their put downs Read on and put the oh la la back into your French vacances Your inner gaul will thank you for i. This book contains pedestrian stereotypical and dated information about French cultural norms Not a useful or accurate source of information for anyone wanting to learn about French culture

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Vocabulary alone isn't enough To survive in the most sophisticated and the most scathing nation on Earth you will need to understand the many peculiarities of the very peculiar French culture And for that you need A Certain Je Ne Sais uoiIf you want to fit in with the French you'll have to know h. I love reading books with good anecdotes Good includes good sense of humor Reaching the last page of this book followed by bonus excerpts from another one I ve come to possess a fair deal of stories and facts that can serve as a decent conversation opener or save a date from a dead end topic Given where I am from it is interesting to finally understand how things I see and use on a daily basis can be traced back to its origin Everything has a story behind it indeed The book gives me a better idea of French people and how they go on about their life though to be sure I need to do some cross checking or better yet experience myself And I know that there are to see and ger dazzled by other than the Eiffel Tower or Mona Lisa

review A Certain Je Ne Sais uoi

Ow to deal with sardonic waiters; why French children hate Charlemagne; the etiuette of kissing joke telling and drinking songs what to do with a bidet the correct recipe for a salade nicoise and of course how to convey absolute shattering indifference with a single syllable BofCharles Timoney th. Another of the French themed books that I ve read while here This one is written by a Brit who has stayed in France for a while married to a French lady and takes freuent digs at the French for their uirks uite funny though I found that it reads better in small chunks else the writing can get a little tedious Some useful survival type information though I m not sure if all of what he says is true