A lot of English words come from French words that we borrowed. But some English words contain whole French phrases within them. Even if you speak French you may never have noticed them. Let’s take a petite tour!
Sean O’Neill is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Chicago. Creator of the graphic novel Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh’s Fortune, he really can draw that fast. Seriously.
Linguist, author of In the Land of Invented Languages, living in Chicago, doing her part to fight off the cot-caught merger and keep "gym shoes" alive.
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