From ‘natel’ to ‘ça joue’: The Swiss French words which help you sound like a local
From “schmolitz” to “panosse”, some words and phrases common in the French-speaking part of Switzerland are different from their equivalents used in France. Here is the vernacular you should master if you live in Suisse Romandie.
Published: 6 September 2021 14:29 CEST Updated: 2 March 2023 14:41 CET
No, the chalet is not crazy. Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP
‘Put a drop of detergent in the water’: How to deal with mosquitoes in France?
With local authorities in France struggling to deal with mosquitoes and people telling us they have stayed out of their garden all summer to avoid them, one reader suggests detergent is the answer. Share your own tips below.
Published: 7 September 2023 16:16 CEST
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