Choper la crève

coldChoper la crève (shop-ay lah crev) is an informal expression that means “to catch a cold.” This is what happened to me over the Thanksgiving break. No fun. The more formal expression is attraper un rhume (at-rap-ay uhn rhoom). Stay safe and well this holiday season.

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About Patricia Gilbert

Patricia Gilbert is a French teacher. She's Canadian, lives in the United States, but dreams of living in France. Follow her on Instagram @Onequalitythefinest and on Twitter @1qualthefinest.
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