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Francophonie Month: Dis moi dix mots

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Date(s) - 01/02/2016 - 15/03/2016
9:30 am - 5:30 pm


10mots2016_0Francophonie Month: Dis moi dix mots competition

As a part of Francophonie Month, dedicated to celebrate the French language which unites 275 million

people throughout the world, Alliance Francaise de Trivandrum is presenting “Dis moi dix mots”, a

writing competition to discover and play with words.

Discover the 10 words from different parts of the French speaking world and give free rein to your

creativity and win exciting prizes.

The selection is as follows:

– Ristrette, from Switzerland

– dracher, from Belgium

– champagné, from Congo

– lumerotte, from Belgium

– chafouin, from France

– vigousse, from Switzerland

– dépanneur, from Quebec

– fada, from France

– poudrerie, from Quebec

– tap-tap, from Haiti

Each participant is invited to submit a free written production (either prose or poetry) in French.

Each participant shall use at least 3 of these 10 words in their production.

There are exciting prizes to be one, including books and CDs.

Texts have to be submitted by email @ [email protected]

Prizes will be announced over the concert for Francophonie day on the 20 March.