Thursday, May 03, 2018
His English is so superior to any of the U.S. politicians use of French that he should be allowed the slip.
As a person who has battled with French as a second language, I know how easy it is to make a mistake.
My worse one was when I was talking about the International Labour Organization. It's French acronym is BIT. Instead of giving the letters B-I-T in conversation I used the word "bit" and quickly saw I'd done something wrong. A friend whispered in French "bit" is slang for penis.
Posted by DL NELSON at 4:12 AM