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A programme for those interested in brushing up their French
8-Brian est invite chez les Duclos
Script by Max Bellancourt
Produced bv W R. H. Carling
Brian is invited to tea at the Duclos's where his friend John is staying.
Le flegme britannique, British sang-froid; nerveux, highly struns; apprehender, to fear; l'impair, blunder; briser (casser), to break; ravi, delighted; sourd, deaf; coupable, guilty; faux, wrong; la femme de menage, charwoman, housekeeper; faute de, for want of; le gouter ne se prend pas avant quatre heures et demie, you don't have uj before half past four; c'est aimable a vous d'etre venu nous voir, it is nice of you to come; prenez la peine de vous asseoir, do su down; faire des etudes de droit, to study law; faire bouillir de I'eau, to boil water; tout s'est bien passe, all went well


Script By: Max Bellancourt
Unknown: R. H. Carling

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