What’s the correct pronunciation of Notre Dame?
The correct pronunciation of Notre Dame in French is Noh-truh Dahm.
How do you pronounce Gare du Nord?
The Gare du Nord (pronounced [ɡaʁ dy nɔːʁ]; English: station of the North or North station), officially Paris-Nord, is one of the six large mainline railway station termini in Paris, France.
Why is it pronounced noter dame?
“Notre Dame” is a foreign phrase, French for “our Lady,” and foreign phrases invariably are altered and mispronounced outside their native lands.
Is the French word Gare masculine or feminine?
Remembering the GENDER of the French word for station – gare is easier with a FEMALE CHARACTER to remind us of the gender. In French all nouns are either masculine or feminine. And it is not always easy to remember which.
What is a Gare?
gare in British English (ɡɑː) noun. a dock-basin on a waterway. a pier or wharf.
What is the meaning of Moulin Rouge?
Moulin Rouge (/ˌmuːlæ̃ ˈruːʒ/, French: [mulɛ̃ ʁuʒ]; lit. ‘”Red Mill”‘ ) is a cabaret in Paris, France. Close to Montmartre in the Paris district of Pigalle on Boulevard de Clichy in the 18th arrondissement, it is marked by the red windmill on its roof. The closest métro station is Blanche.
What is a Moulin in English?
noun. mill [noun] a machine, sometimes now electrical, for grinding coffee, pepper etc by crushing it between rough, hard surfaces. a coffee mill.
What is the meaning of Notre?
French noun phrase.: Our Lady (the Virgin Mary)