Verlan: Talk and Conversation Workshop - 14 June

Date: 14 Jun 2024, 5:30pm - 7:30pm GMT London, Lisbon

In this 2-hour talk and workshop, you'll learn all about the French slang "verlan" :

- What is verlan?
- History: from Voltaire to Stromae
- From Renaud to Oxmo Puccino: how music contributes to spread the use of verlan
- How verlan is used: most common words, why it's good to know some verlan
- A vous de ouej! Learn how to form words and how to use verlan in everyday conversation

Finally, you'll have the opportunity to try it out for yourself!

Price: £28

Friday June 14 (also available on Thursday 4 July)
5:30-7:30 pm
Alliance Française de Manchester

This event will be held in French

Recommended level: Advanced / B2+ (no test required)

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