Google's animated Leap Day doodle features a leaping frog, celebrating the rare February 29 occurrence. The doodle vanishes '29' as the frog jumps.
French language News & Breaking Stories
Barbra Streisand receives a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. Streisand's career was celebrated.
Presidential chef Hercules Posey, a former slave, played a pivotal role in shaping America's cuisine, but his story was lost to history.
Presidents' Day was once Washington's Birthday. Washington was a true American badass, leading an adventurous life and standing at 6'3".
Emma Watson jokes about her Audi A3 being towed while watching Shakespeare play as blocked-in pizza boss calls out tow truck for her parking
Emma Watson's joke about her car being towed by police while she was at the theatre has gone viral.
The 2024 Grammy Awards were a whirlwind of historic moments and risqué fashion, with stars embracing sheer, revealing dresses.
James Baldwin cause of death: Google Doodle celebrates civil rights activist and writer during Black History Month
Google honors American writer James Baldwin with a captivating Google Doodle for Black History Month, commemorating his profound literary and civil rights impact.
"Driving to France, I found the modern world mystifying. We've lost the power of women and are bleeding out as a result."
Jenner and Pugh twinned at a fashion show, but Chalamet's friendship with Pugh is causing drama with Gomez.
Paris names a street after David Bowie, eight years after his death. Mayor unveils "Rue David Bowie" in the 13th district.
Fabricated document falsely claims Stephen Hawking liked watching "undressed midgets solve complex equations" and goes viral as real amid Epstein case.
Hundreds of sealed court filings linked to Jeffrey Epstein will be revealed, following a case filed by Virginia Giuffre.
Federal Judge Loretta Preska ordered the release of nearly 200 names of Jeffrey Epstein's associates, including Bill Clinton and Prince Andrew.
Michael Schumacher's friendship circle has shrunk since his ski accident. Only a few close friends are allowed to visit him.
Devin Haney vs Regis Prograis for the WBC super lightweight world title could provide a barnstorming night of boxing.
Dan Shulman's broadcasting journey began at a modest radio station, leading to a prestigious Ford C. Frick Award nomination.
French's French Fried Onions are a Thanksgiving staple, but if you can't find them, try these crunchy, savory alternatives. #GreenBeanCasserole
Vestryman Fred French impressed 16 dinner guests with a classic 1878 Thanksgiving feast. Maine's Thanksgiving history is brimming with stories.
Many people have rage at Thanksgiving dinners due to bitter politics, poor holiday etiquette, and the sweet potato casserole with marshmallows.
U.S. Marine Mitchell Paige held the line against Japanese soldiers in Guadalcanal for ten hours, facing overwhelming odds alone.
NFL brothers Jason and Travis Kelce share a strong bond both on and off the field, with Jason advocating for Travis during tough times and Travis crediting Jason for his success. Their close relationship has been highlighted in interviews and documentaries, making them a beloved duo in the sports world.
Netflix's mini-series adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "All the Light We Cannot See" disappoints with its uneven pacing and one-dimensional characters.
Céline Dion surprises fans with rare appearance, showing improved health at hockey game with her children in Las Vegas.
Hezbollah calls for a "day of rage" to protest an Israeli strike on a Gaza hospital that killed 200 people.
A former missionary recounts his experience as an interpreter for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ukraine.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was placed on lockdown for over an hour following reports of an armed person near campus. This is the second time in less than three weeks that the university has been locked down due to an armed person.
"It's all Country" is a new docuseries hosted by Luke Bryan and Peyton Manning that explores impactful artists and performances in country music.
The 9/11 attacks shattered the peace Americans had become accustomed to, leading to new security procedures and wars.
Marion Cotillard's response to Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner divorce claims sparks hilarious reactions
Marion Cotillard reacts to Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's split, causing her comment to go viral online.
Xbox is bringing the excitement of gamescom 2023 directly to fans with livestreamed broadcasts and prizes to win. Join the fun!
Johnny Depp has been staying out of the public eye amid his legal battle with ex-wife Amber Heard and allegations of abuse. His recent projects include voice work for the children's animated series Puffins. His French-language film Jeanne Du Barry has premiered at Cannes but doesn't have a U.S. release date yet. Depp's future in major films, such as Pirates of the Caribbean, remains uncertain. However, money could potentially change the situation.
Bayern Munich's Mathys Tel has received racist abuse on social media after missing chances in their 3-0 defeat.
Depeche Mode's latest album, "Memento Mori," is receiving serious radio play, despite the loss of bandmate Andy Fletcher.
Global shares and the dollar rise after US consumer price inflation moderates, boosting hopes of the Fed's rate-hiking cycle nearing its end.
French daredevil Remi Lucidi, known as "Remi Enigma" on Instagram, died after falling from a Hong Kong skyscraper.
Michelle Yeoh, the Oscar winner and star of "Crazy Rich Asians," has finally married her longtime fiancé Jean Todt after 19 years.
Ridley Scott's Napoleon biopic features Joaquin Phoenix with his regular accent.
Jujutsu Kaisen season 2 is now streaming on Crunchyroll for premium subscribers.
Human remains believed found in wreckage of submersible that imploded.
Coastguard Undertakes Precautions as They Retrieve Debris from Titan Sub, Anticipating Potential Encounter with Human Remains
Investigation into the fatal implosion of OceanGate Titan submersible underway.
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If you're interested in expanding your linguistic horizons or just want to honor your inner Francophile, various resources cover everything from basics to advanced nuances. Here you'll find fun facts - did you know that French vocabulary grows by almost 4% yearly?
Inclusive language has become a hot button issue lately and guess what? The debate is raging full steam ahead in France too. There are increasingly heated conversations around "écriture inclusive" (inclusive writing) breaking traditional gender norms with punctuation marks—ça alors!
"Je parle français non parce que je suis intelligent mais parce que je le travaille tous les jours."—"I speak French not because I am smart but because I work on it every day."
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Fancy yourself more of a bookworm than wannabe polyglot? News often features latest releases in francophone literature, award-winning novels or poetry authored by distinguished & upcoming authors alike.
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No conversation about the French language can be complete without alluding to its cultural impact. Keep an eye peeled for articles highlighting how current global events are impacting la langue française locally and internationally. How do migration trends shape contemporary usage or demand for learning this vibrant lingo? There's always a rich story waiting behind each ‘mot’!— So whether you’re looking at intensifying your proficiency levels or simply fascinated by cultural shifts reflected through tongue twisters like ‘les chaussettes de l’archiduchesse’, there's never been a better time than now! Stay tuned!