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French is a very distinctive language and just about everything in French sounds lovely. So here are some beautiful French words for your enjoyment.

 

Some of these French words were selected for their distinctive sound, while others were chosen based on their meaning.

  1. brume – mist (fem.)
  2. câlin – hug (masc.)
  3. citrouille – pumpkin (fem.)
  4. coquillage – seashell (masc.)
  5. croquis – sketch (masc.)
  6. doux – soft
  7. éclatant – brilliant, dazzling, gleaming
  8. épanoui – blooming, joyful, radiant
  9. éphémère – ephemeral
  10. étoile – star (masc.)
  11. floraison – bloom (fem.)
  12. libellule – dragonfly (fem.)
  13. luciole – firefly (fem.)
  14. myrtille – blueberry (fem.)
  15. noix de coco – coconut (fem.)
  16. nuage – cloud (masc.)
  17. orage – thunderstorm (masc.)
  18. pamplemousse – grapefruit (masc.)
  19. papillon – butterfly (masc.)
  20. pastèque – watermelon (fem.)
  21. plaisir – pleasure (masc.)
  22. retrouvailles – the happiness of seeing someone again after a long time (fem.)
  23. sirène – mermaid (fem.)
  24. soleil – sun (masc.)
  25. tournesol – sunflower (masc.)

 

We look forward to assisting you soon with your French translations and all other business language requirements.

 

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New word for this week – Duende.

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New, inspiring word for this week – Meraki.

Happy weekend!

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New word for today – Halcyon!

Today we analyse the word: Purpose
purpose
ˈpəːpəs/
noun
noun: purpose; plural noun: purposes
  1. 1.
    the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists.
    “the purpose of the meeting is to appoint a trustee”
    • a particular requirement or consideration, typically one that is temporary or restricted in scope or extent.
      “state pensions are considered as earned income for tax purposes”
  2. 2.
    a person’s sense of resolve or determination.
    “there was a new sense of purpose in her step as she set off”
    synonyms: determination, resoluteness, resolution, resolve, firmness (of purpose), steadfastness,backbone, drive, push, thrust, enthusiasm, ambition, initiative, enterprise, motivation,single-mindedness, commitment, conviction, dedication;

    informalget-up-and-go
    “Middlesbrough had started the game with more purpose and menace”
verb

formal
verb: purpose; 3rd person present: purposes; past tense: purposed; past participle: purposed; gerund or present participle: purposing
  1. 1.
    have as one’s intention or objective.
    “God has allowed suffering, even purposed it”
    synonyms: intend, mean, aim, plan, design, have the intention, have in mind, have a mind; More

Origin
Middle English: from Old French porpos, from the verb porposer, variant of proposer (see propose).
Source: Wikipedia

Today we touch the word Bold.

Being bold means “not hesitating or fearful; courageous and daring. Beyond the usual limits of conventional thought or action. Imaginative. Necessitating courage and daring. Challenging“. 

We find really interesting synonyms for being Bold:

Audacious, fearless, valiant, valorous, intrepid.

 

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Today we touch the word Purposeful.

We find really lovely synonyms:

Intended, meant, showing determination, persistent, strong-willed, intense.

 

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