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  • Guadeloupe
  • On Feb. 12 the Collective Against Extreme Exploitation (LKP) abruptly broke off negotiations aimed at ending a general strike that has paralyzed the French overseas department of Guadeloupe in the Caribbean since Jan. 20. (blogspot.com)
  • Elie Domota--who heads the General Union of Guadeloupe Workers (UGTG), the leading force in the LKP--told the AFP wire service on Feb. 14 that "given the number of police who have arrived in Guadeloupe armed to the teeth, the French state has chosen its natural path: killing the Guadeloupeans, as usual. (blogspot.com)
  • 1887
  • The plan was to open a settlement in 1887, but French died in 1888, and the other three decided to renounce to the idea for the time being. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1995
  • To compensate the residents for the nuclear weapons tests from 1995 to 1996, France offered a 10-year $194-million annual compensation package. (infoplease.com)
  • Jon French began his football career playing for his hometown club, Bristol Rovers as a forward in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • On June 12, 2017, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed into law House Bill 3810, to transfer the French Legation to the Texas Historical Commission, effective September 1, 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1940
  • In 1940 French Cameroon rallied to the Free French when General Philippe Le Clerc landed at Douala, capturing it on 27 August and then moved to Yaounde, where the pro- Vichy governor Richard Brunot was forced to hand over the civil administration of French Cameroon. (wikipedia.org)
  • French's
  • Created by Robert Timothy French, French's "Cream Salad Brand" mustard debuted to the world at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1928, the Atlantis Sales Corporation was formed as a subsidiary of R. T. French to handle sales and distribution of French's, Reckitt, and Colman products. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of the merger, Durkee's french onions became French's crispy fried onions. (wikipedia.org)
  • French had met the Porters through their common friend, Leonard C. Hanna Jr.. Through the Porters, he met Roger Stearns, Cole Porter's friend and French's future longtime companion. (wikipedia.org)
  • tunic
  • French - (Russian: френч) was the designation of a particular type of military jacket or tunic in the Russian Empire and later in the Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). (wikipedia.org)
  • Senegal
  • Some private and public schools were opened, while the best students were sent to Dakar (Senegal) or France to study in college. (wikipedia.org)
  • French Sudan initially retained close connections with France and joined in a short-lived federation with Senegal in 1959, but ties to both countries quickly weakened. (wikipedia.org)
  • French conquest began in 1879, when Joseph Gallieni was dispatched to the area to establish a fort and survey the land for a railroad from Dakar in Senegal to the Niger River . (wikipedia.org)
  • The administrative structure of the area was still largely under control of the French Governor of Senegal, and the most significant colonization were simply the military forts and outposts, including the important one established at Kayes in 1881 by Gustave Borgnis-Desbordes . (wikipedia.org)
  • Though the civilian administration of the French governor of Senegal formally ruled the area, military officers in the region largely bypassed these leaders and answered directly to commanding officers in Paris. (wikipedia.org)
  • mustard
  • At one point R. T. French manufactured a complete line of spices and extracts, mustard and condiments, pickle products, sauce and gravy mixes, instant potato products, and pet care products. (wikipedia.org)
  • indigenous
  • France enacted an assimilationist policy with the aim of having German presence forgotten, by teaching French on all of the territory and imposing French law, while pursuing the "indigenous politics", which consisted of keeping control of the judiciary system and of the police, while tolerating traditional law issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1787
  • In 1787, Pierre Pigneau de Behaine , a French Catholic priest, petitioned the French government and organised French military volunteers to aid Nguyễn Ánh in retaking lands his family lost to the Tây Sơn . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • French Affair is a German-French pop - dance band, established in 1999, which have found biggest popularity in German speaking countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • columnist
  • Since 2009, French has been a columnist for The Guardian newspaper exploring scepticism and anomalistic psychology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Winsor French (December 24, 1904 - March 6, 1973) was a society columnist for the Cleveland Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • finished his playin
  • French left Barry Town F.C. in 2003 and went to play for Weston-super-Mare and later playing for Mangotsfield United in 2006 and finished his playing career in 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • Catholic
  • Nicholas French (1604 - 23 August 1678), Roman Catholic Bishop of Ferns, was an Irish political activist and pamphleteer, who was born at Wexford. (wikipedia.org)
  • French, along with several other Catholic clerics and gentry, helped to organise the rebels into a more cohesive political movement, the Confederate Catholics of Ireland in March 1642, with the intention of attaining freedom of religion and legal equality for Catholics and self-government for Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Parliamentarians were extremely hostile to Catholic clergy, executing them when they apprehended them, and French deemed it prudent to leave Ireland in 1651, and the remainder of his life was passed on the continent of Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • governor
  • French civilian administrators struggled with the military leaders, and the two forces went through a number of leadership changes over the territory, until Louis Archinard was appointed military governor in 1892. (wikipedia.org)
  • As costs increased, the French administration decided to replace Archinard's control over the area with a civilian governor, Louis Albert Grodet . (wikipedia.org)
  • article
  • This article related to a French film of the 2000s is a stub . (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been suggested that this article be merged with French verb morphology . (wikipedia.org)
  • This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "French Passage" (content from the Geographic Names Information System). (wikipedia.org)
  • Fellow
  • In January 2010, French was elected as a Fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry French is a former Editor-in-Chief of The Skeptic (UK) magazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bienvenue (w elcome ) fellow francophiles ( lovers of all things French )! (google.com)
  • known
  • The British mandate was known as Cameroons and the French as Cameroun. (wikipedia.org)
  • Graham Edward French (also known as Graham Lafite) is an English former professional footballer, who was best known as a winger for Luton Town. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a member of a group of designers and artists known as the Glasgow Girls, French was best known for black-and-white illustrations in the Art Nouveau style. (wikipedia.org)
  • Soraya French (born 1957 in Tehran) is an Iranian artist known for her vivid use of colour in acrylic based multimedia and she has produced two books 30 Minute Acrylics, and Dynamic Acrylics and an instructional DVD. (wikipedia.org)
  • language
  • French (French: Français(e)) may refer to: Something of, from, or related to France: French language, a Romance language which originated in France, and its various dialects French people, a nation and ethnic group identified with France The French (band), a British rock band French (episode), a live-action episode of The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (wikipedia.org)
  • The third group is considered a closed-class conjugation form, meaning that most new verbs introduced to the French language are of the first group ( téléviser, atomiser, radiographier ), with the remaining ones being of the second group ( alunir ). (wikipedia.org)
  • French is a moderately inflected language. (princeton.edu)
  • military
  • Though the area offered France little economic or strategic gain, the military effectively advocated greater conquest in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was partly due to a fascination with the great empires, such as the Mali Empire and the Songhay Empire that rose to prominence in the area, and partly due to the promotional opportunities that military conquest offered for French military personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Winsor French was born on December 24, 1904, in Saratoga Springs, New York, the son of Winsor P. French (d. 1908), from a military family from Massachusetts, and Edith Ide French. (wikipedia.org)
  • president
  • Robert French died in 1893 and brother George became company president. (wikipedia.org)
  • Charles Atangana , designed paramount chief by the Germans, and others local chiefs were invited to France, and Paul Soppo Priso named president of the JEUCAFRA (Cameroun French Youth). (wikipedia.org)
  • In April 2011, faced with pending legislation from France meant to stabilize the country's political situation, a no-confidence vote was cast against the government of President Gaston Tong Sang. (infoplease.com)
  • All the inhabitants were French citizens and participated with the election of the president of the republic and of the French Parliament. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • Faculty members in the Department of French have wide-ranging research and teaching interests in French, Quebec, French-Canadian, African and Caribbean literatures, culture and theory, cinema, theatre, digital humanities and theoretical and applied linguistics. (uvic.ca)
  • film
  • The department, part of UCL's School of European Languages, Culture & Society, is at the cutting edge of current debate in French literature, culture, politics and film and is consistently ranked among the best in the world. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • French hours" is a term used in the film and television industries, when there is no break for lunch during a film shoot. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joel Schumacher employed French hours when filming Phone Booth, a film completed in 10 days. (wikipedia.org)
  • Country
  • I have a friend who took French in university in another country and the prof taught them the Parisien accent and was very serious about it. (reddit.com)
  • often French intervention was undertaken in order to protect the work of the Paris Foreign Missions Society in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • French has exhibited in group shows around the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The French government recalled Count de Saligny in 1846, when the Republic of Texas ceased to be a country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Government
  • The French Legation is an historic legation building in eastern Austin, Texas, built in 1841 to represent the French government in the new Republic of Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Union
  • After World War II, Cameroun was made a United Nations Trust Territory and unified into the French Union . (wikipedia.org)
  • little
  • If any of you know someone, has been to, or has taught French in a Canadian school, are they very serious with the accent, pronunciation, and the little things with pronouncing words? (reddit.com)
  • And it is [Aubrey Beardsley's] work in this lapidarian manner which has proved influential to Miss Jessie King and to Miss Annie French, whose craftsmanship, in various of her little pictures for old ballads, has a charm making every particle claim microscopic study. (wikipedia.org)
  • worn
  • French knickers are worn from the hip, concealing some of the upper thigh and all of the buttocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • This site aims to lighten up your study of French with top quality French videos, powerpoint presentations and other documentation of interest. (google.com)
  • study
  • A study, led by French and published in 2008, explored the psychology of people who believed they had been abducted by aliens. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • The french was also adopted by several political leaders, such as Vladimir Lenin, Mao Zedong (Mao suit) and Chiang Kai-shek. (wikipedia.org)
  • British
  • Christopher Charles French is a British psychologist specialising in the psychology of paranormal beliefs and experiences, cognition and emotion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Republic
  • France assigned Monsieur Jean Pierre Isidore Alphonse Dubois (fr), a secretary to the French Legation in Washington, to be the new chargé d'affaires to the Republic of Texas, representing the King of France, Louis Philippe. (wikipedia.org)
  • At that time, the state placed the property in the custody of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT), who established the French Legation Museum in 1949. (wikipedia.org)
  • The constitution of the Fifth Republic, which created the French Community, was a consequence of the war in Algeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • Become an overseas department (part of the French Republic). (wikipedia.org)
  • career
  • French started his career as an apprentice with his home town club Shrewsbury Town, and signed professionally in 1961. (wikipedia.org)
  • French started his career at the Cleveland News and Time Magazine, to move to the Cleveland Press in 1933. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • However, what I've noticed about some French teachers here in Canada, some of them sounds like they are just pronouncing words in English. (reddit.com)
  • Jonathan French (born 25 September 1976) is an English footballer who played in The Football League for Bristol Rovers and Hull City. (wikipedia.org)
  • French, along with many Irish Catholics, was very disappointed with the treatment Irish Catholics received when the English monarchy was restored in 1660. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • After World War I, Cameroun was not integrated to French Equatorial Africa (AEF) but made a " Commissariat de la République autonome " under French mandate. (wikipedia.org)
  • French only made fiftteen league appearances scoring no goals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common
  • French led a life off the pitch atypical of a professional sportsman, often starting games worse for wear as his sessions at the local pubs were common knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • The French angelfish is common in shallow reefs, occurs usually in pairs often near sea fans. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Desbordes gradually took over more territory, often using inter-ethnic rivalries and political tension among leaders in the area to appoint French-supportive leaders. (wikipedia.org)
  • French scored what is often regarded as Luton Town's greatest ever goal in a match against Mansfield Town on 18 September 1968. (wikipedia.org)