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#207940 - 11/06/12 10:41 AM Re: Less famous proverbs [Re: Alex Williams]
Loc: London, UK
Originally Posted By: Alex Williams31. In Britain, a trade union is a workers' association. In France, it is a hyphen.
Can anyone explain this one?
The French for "hyphen" is trait d'union (with a silent final t in trait).
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