User talk:Île flottante

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Multi-word verbs[edit]

Prendre de haut is (in a sense) a verb because of prendre. Personally I would put:

====Conjugation====
see {{term|prendre|lang=fr}}

but just removing the tag is fine as well, and what most users do. Mglovesfun (talk) 11:17, 30 August 2010 (UTC)

Oh and please don't forget the Conjugation header for {{fr-conj}} templates. Thanks, Mglovesfun (talk) 11:20, 30 August 2010 (UTC)
Hi. I had done so with another verb jouer avec le feu but was reverted. And was not exactly sure how it should be classed. --Île flottante 11:20, 30 August 2010 (UTC)
You actually put a full conjugation table for jouer, and I replaced it with see jouer. Mglovesfun (talk) 11:22, 30 August 2010 (UTC)
Ah, okay. I follow now. --Île flottante 11:24, 30 August 2010 (UTC)

as English as apple pie‎[edit]

I have lived in England for 69 years and have never heard this term. Is it perhaps US, rather than UK? SemperBlotto (talk) 16:38, 12 April 2013 (UTC)

I have also spent the entirity of my life within the UK. Whilst it is not an expression which one hears every day, I have heard it. Also, a google search for "As English as apple pie" brings up 11,000 results https://www.google.ch/search?q=%22as+English+as+apple+pie%22&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-GB:official&client=firefox-a --Île flottante (talk) 16:36, 21 April 2013 (UTC)