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Things about France that surprised me: the fuss about “La rentrée”

In France you start hearing about la rentrée from mid-August onwards and while it’s often translated as merely the start of a new school year in fact its cultural significance goes much deeper. La rentrée simply means the re-entry or the return but its… Continue Reading “Things about France that surprised me: the fuss about “La rentrée””