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  • Listen to Jean-Marc pronounce the word "plaisanterie".

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  • Water Fountain (to Shutters): "Ever heard the one about ..." une plaisanterie (play-zon-tree) noun, feminine

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  • I overheard the following plaisanterie* while driving Max and his friend, Bastien, home from the town of Pontet (where they lost their basketball match):

    plaisanterie - French Word-A-Day

  • He'll also read Bastien's "most fruity sport" blague, here: Download plaisanterie. mp3.

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  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~References~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ une plaisanterie (f) = joke; blague; lancer des tomates = to throw tomatoes; une prune (f) = slang for "ticket"; une salade (f) = "tossed" tale

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  • La plaisanterie avec la famille royale a ses limites, comme celle de caricaturer le prophète.

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  • Galland profita de la lecon, et supprima dans les volumes suivants le préambule qui lui avait attiré la plaisanterie.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • He'll also read Bastien's "most fruity sport" blague, here: Download plaisanterie.mp3 .

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  • I overheard the following plaisanterie* while driving Max and his friend, Bastien, home from the town of Pontet where they lost their basketball match:

    plaisanterie - French Word-A-Day

  • The situation appealed to his strong penchant for merry _plaisanterie_.

    Under the Rose

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