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- n. Alternative capitalization of Francophilia
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I've always liked Turkey -- seems part of my Greek family dwelled in Izmir at some point -- its secularism and its francophilia Kemal Ataturk, the country's modern father, got rid of all the Arabic words in Turkish and replaced them with eight thousand French-sounding ones.
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Why, then, are so many of us ready to indulge a myopic francophilia, asks Alecia Simmonds
The name Ducasse generally evokes French cuisine so rarefied that it confers on the diner either permanent francophilia or serious gourmet-phobia, in either case taking engagement-ring-sized chunks out of his guests 'salaries.
Unfortunately, the latter is part of the problem at the latest wannabe temple to francophilia: Le Papillon on the Park.
Thank God for Dowding and Lord Gort in resisting Churchill's francophilia