About David Issokson

David Issokson is a lifelong language enthusiast. His head is swimming with words and sounds as he speaks over six languages. Of all the languages he speaks, he's the most passionate about French! David has helped hundreds of students to improve their French in his private online lessons. When procrastinating working on his site, FrenchLearner.com, David enjoys his time skiing and hiking in Teton Valley, Idaho.

How To Say No Problem In French + 7 Fun Expressions

The French expression for no problem is “pas de problème” (pronounced pa də pʀɔblɛm). The common mistake is to say “non problème”, but this is incorrect. This post will explore many other useful ways of saying no problem in French.

The more formal way of saying “no problem” is: “Il n’y a pas de problème”. This translates literally to “there is no problem”. The expression il y a means “there is”. In the negation, “il n’y a pas” means “there isn’t”.

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12 Most Famous French Male Singers Of All Time

12 Most Famous French Male Singers

French male singers are some of the world’s best singers, offering music lovers around the world timeless songs that many of us still listen to over and over again to this day. Let’s meet some of the best male singers from France and learn about their hit songs.

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20 Most Common Ways To Say Hello In French

The three most common ways to say hello in French are “Bonjour!” (Hello, pronounced bɔ̃ʒuʀ), “Salut!” (Hi, pronounced saly) and “Bonsoir!” (Good evening, pronounced bɔ̃swaʀ). There are also lots of slang greetings such as “Coucou!” (Hi!) and “Quoi de neuf?” (What’s new?). Keep reading to discover the many fun ways to say hello in French.

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15 Most Common Ways To Say Goodbye In French

15 Ways To Say Goodbye In French

The most common and formal way to say goodbye in French is “au revoir” (pronounced o vwaʀ). The most common informal word for goodbye or simply “bye!” is “salut!” (pronounced sah-lu). Keep reading to learn the top-15 most common words and expressions for saying goodbye in French.

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Je T’aime…Moi Non Plus: Lyrics, Meaning & Translation

Je T'aime...Moi Non Plus: Lyrics, Meaning & Translation - Serge Gainsbourg
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Je T’aime…Moi Non Plus Song Background

“Je T’aime…Moi Non Plus” (Meaning: I Love You…Me Neither) is the single most famous song of French singer Serge Gainsbourg (1928-1991). Gainsbourg wrote the song in 1967 and sang it with his then lover, Brigitte Bardot. Two years later in 1969 Gainsbourg recorded the song with his then lover English singer Jane Birkin. Gainsbourg and Birkin’s version of the song went straight to the top of the international charts. This controversial song is best known for its racy and suggestive lyrics.

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Édith Piaf – Sous Le Ciel De Paris Lyrics (with English Translation)

Sous Le Ciel De Paris Song Background

Sous Le Ciel De Paris” (pronunciation: su lə sjɛl də paʀi) is a French song made famous by France’s two most legendary singers, Edith Piaf and Yves Montand. The the meaning of the song’s title is: “Under The Sky of Paris”. The song was originally made for the 1950 movie Sous Le Ciel De Paris with Hubert Giraud writing the music and Jean Dréjac writing the lyrics. After analyzing the lyrics, we believe “ciel” (sky) is symbolic for God and His love for the city of Paris and its people.

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