Bonjour à tous ! You might not know, but I am actually quite shy, especially when meeting new people. I don’t like talking on the phone, I abhor reading aloud in class, I hate ordering in restaurants, and I will wander round a supermarket for up to half an hour and then leave empty-handed rather … Continue reading What to do if you’re a shy person on your year abroad
Bonjour à tous! This week’s blog post is going to be about the goings-on of last week because, as I basically took a second week off uni in celebration of my 21st Annie-versaire (and I now promise never to use that pun again until next year), I had more time to do fun stuff. The only … Continue reading Annie-versaire!
Bonjour à tous ! My first post as a twenty plus one year old! :) I can’t believe I’m so old already, I’m going to have to break out the zimmer frame and false teeth soon. I’ve had such a nice week off uni and it was over far too quickly. As I write this, … Continue reading My family came to visit! :)
Bonjour à tous! WE’RE ON HOLIDAY AND I’M SO HAPPY. Goodbye for a week, Paul Valéry. I’m so delighted to finally have some time and energy for actual Erasmus things like going on day trips, seeing friends, sleeping, cooking and speaking French, of which there has been less and less over the past few weeks. … Continue reading Les Vacances, featuring the dramatic glances of Gaspard Ulliel
Bonjour à tous! The term at Paul Valèry is winding down at long last in the final week of lessons before we’re allowed a week of freedom. Sadly, this does mean that we’ve had exams – mostly language exams. Between us, we’ve taken exams in Spanish, Catalan, Russian, Occitan, Italian and German because we’re all … Continue reading A crash course in Franglais