Is French a sexist language?


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If you’re learning French, you'll be familiar with the fact that French is a tricky language. On top of the complicated grammar, there’s the masculine and feminine. It makes you wonder: is the French language inherently sexist? And there are also all sorts of different accents. Is there one correct way to speak French? In this French Connections Plus, Florence Villeminot and Genie Godula dust off their textbooks and explore the French language.

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