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Shannon Kennedy

I'm a language lover, traveler and musician sharing my adventures and language learning tips over at Eurolinguiste. Join me on Facebook for daily language learning and travel tips!

French Onomatopoetic Expressions
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French Onomatopoetic Expressions

Just for fun I thought I would share a list of French onomatopoetic sayings with their English translations. The word for onomatopoeia in French is onomatopée. French Onomatopoetic Expressions Aïe, Ouïlle – ouch Atchoum – achoo Ben… – Uhm… Beurk, Berk – yuck Bom bom, Poum poum – thump thump (heart beating) Bof – uh huh (kind of like “not really” or “yeah right”) Chut...

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03 Feb 2014
Photos from Mont St Michel
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Photos from Mont St Michel

While doing my fieldwork for my Master’s degree, I had the opportunity to visit Mont St Michel in Northern France and take a few photos of the beautiful historic landmark. Photos from Mont St Michel I hope you enjoyed these photos from Mont St Michel!

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30 Jan 2014
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2014 Goals

This last year I completed a Project 365 where I practiced and worked on music everyday for an entire year. I hope to keep practicing as much as possible, and I am sure it will be more often than not, but this year I have a different goal. This year I aim to work on an entirely different aspect of my music abilities. To throw...

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13 Jan 2014
Thirty by 30 | Eurolinguiste
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Thirty by 30 | Eurolinguiste

There are a number of tasks that I would like to accomplish in the next year, but rather than focus on a series of short term resolutions, I’d like to something a little different. I have several years before I hit thirty, but it’s never too early to start a list of big picture, long-term goals. Actually, it’s all the more reason to start my...

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31 Dec 2013
The Day My Life Changed Forever
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The Day My Life Changed Forever

When I started college as an undergrad, there were a number of people who were certain I would quit. To this day I still have no idea why – it’s not because I’m a bad student, I actually enjoy academia. If I were to guess, I believe they always thought I would realize I didn’t need a degree as a performer and would drop out...

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27 Dec 2013
Culture & Cuisine | Brie en Croûte Recipe
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Culture & Cuisine | Brie en Croûte Recipe

Quite a while ago, La Marinière asked me what foods I prepare for picnics in response to a post I wrote on inexpensive date ideas. I promised her that I would write about it, and so today I’d like to share a recipe for one of my all-time favorite picnic foods. This recipe has become pretty popular amongst my family – my mom even made...

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22 Dec 2013
A Trek Through California Mountains
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A Trek Through California Mountains

Southern California is home to several beautiful mountain ranges including the Saddleback Mountains and Mount Baldy. M and I decided to adventure through both at different times and I thought I would share some of the photos from our trek through the California Mountains. Photos from a Trek through the California Mountains

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19 Dec 2013
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