French you don't learn at school: quand même

In this month's 'French you don't learn at school', we delve into the nuanced 'quand même'
In this month's 'French you don't learn at school', we delve into the nuanced 'quand même'

You've heard it, you've probably used it in a sentence; but what does quand même actually mean?

Like many of the everyday French words and phrases that we deal with in this column, the oft-overheard “quand même” has no direct translation into English, which makes your insertion of it into conversations all the more difficult. Yet by mastering it you will ...

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