"dixaine" is not a dozen (as my lesson today said, translating in both directions), it's about 10

February 2, 2018


"Une dizaine" is about ten and "une douzaine" is either twelve or about twelve.

If the real number is eleven, it can be covered by either of these words.

February 2, 2018

The French decimalized just about everything.

February 3, 2018
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