George Washington UniversityTag
GWU student Caroline writes, in French, about her host mother whose name she shares, Caroline. The abécedaire assignment is from Provence through Literature & Films, an AUCP course designed to get students to actively observe, analyze and participate in their study abroad environment, instead of simply watching from the sidelines.
Learning French? A challenge. Learning French slang, in Marseille? Uncharted territory. Do you know the French equivalent of brb? lol? As part of AUCP Le Blog’s section on the written work that students produce in class, GWU student Lacy writes about learning the French language and the linguistic intricacies of ‘langage familier’, text messaging and slang.