La salle de balBallroom
Un château fortA fortified castle
Une tourA tower
Les rempartsRamparts, walls
Un chevalierA knight
Un seigneurA lord
Le dauphinHeir apparent
La dauphineCrown princess
Chasse à courreHunting with hounds
La cour du roiThe king’s court
Le blasonThe coat of arms
Feuilles d’orGold leaves
Lit à baldaquinCanopy bed
Words that are similar in French and English:
Architecture néo-classique/Neoclassical architecture
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Cultural Programs Manager / Head Receptionist / Office Manager
Clémence has a Master’s degree in Cultural Projects Management. She worked in Paris for several years for theater companies. She likes discovering new cultures, people and places, which is why she crossed the ocean to start a new experience in Boston. She is glad to be part of the French Library to promote French culture and language. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, hiking, kayaking and all forms of art!