Rendez-vous

Some French words and expressions commonly used in English:

Rendez-vous   go to
In French, this refers to a date or an appointment, in English we can use it as a noun or a verb (let’s rendez-vous at 8pm).

Savoir-faire   knowing how to do
Synonymous with tact or social grace.

Savoir-vivre   to know how to live
Manners, etiquette

Soirée   evening
In English, refers to an elegant party.

Souvenir   memory, keepsake
A memento

Voilà !   There it is

Also: Par Excellence

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