English language is more French than French

Did you know there are about 25,000 French words in English and that in many cases it is on the British side of the Channel that the original Gallic language is spoken?

It is easily possible to make an English sentence using only French words, according to Franco-British lawyer Anthony Lacoudre, who has written a book on the subject.

Mr Lacoudre started to see French words everywhere when he moved to New York 15 years ago.


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