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  • Listen to Jean-Marc pronounce the French word "serment" and read the examples: Download Serment Download Serment

    serment - French Word-A-Day

  • We were en route to an R&B concert (Chris Brown) in Marseilles, when we heard Senator Barack Obama prêter serment.

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  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ prêté serment = took oath; la version (f) originale = original language or version; la version (f) française = French language version; Attention aux coups!

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  • Please join in, in the comments box! le serment (sair-mahn) noun, masculine

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  • The inauguration is the investiture; the oath is the serment.

    serment - French Word-A-Day

  • We were en route to an R&B concert Chris Brown in Marseilles, when we heard Senator Barack Obama prêter serment.

    serment - French Word-A-Day

  • The central analytical device in Todd's argument is a fascinating series of maps of France coding the 90 départements of France by such variables as the percent of women holding the baccalauréat, the percentage of priests accepting the serment constitutionnel revolutionary loyalty oath in 1791, or the percentage of workers in a given industrial sector.

    France as a "nation"

  • The following classes of bulletins are rejected: -- "illisibles, blancs, ne contenant pas une désignation suffisante; sur lesquels les votants se sont fait connaître; contenant le nom d'une personne n'ayant pas prêté le serment prescrit" (_i. e._ of a person not nominated).

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2 "Baconthorpe" to "Bankruptcy"

  • So, at least, he himself informed the notables of France on the 16th of December, 1527: "Et voulurent _qu'il jurast; ce qu'il fist, sachant ledict serment n'estre valable, au moyen de la garde qui luy fust baillée, et qu'il n'estoit en sa liberté_."

    The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)

  • 'Nous sommes tous les amants, fidèles a leur serment!

    Max

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