Discover the French phrase "Ça ne vaut rien"

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Example in a story with translation

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Vivre avec un chiot
Living with a puppy
Karine:   Lucky a mâché mes chaussures !
Lucky chewed my shoes!
Rémi:   Encore ?
Karine:   Oui ! Mes chaussures toutes neuves !
Yes! My brand new shoes!
Rémi:   Désolé pour tes chaussures. Je t’en achèterai une autre paire.
Sorry about your shoes. I’ll buy you another pair.
Karine:   Ouais, et ce petit chiot les mangera aussi !
Yeah, and this little puppy will eat them too!
Rémi:   Nous devons l’éduquer.
We have to educate him.
Karine:   Oh non, ce n’est pas la peine.
Oh no, it is not worth it.
Rémi:   Pourquoi tu dis ça ?
Why are you saying that?
Karine:   Il n’écoute pas !
He’s not listening!
Rémi:   Non, c’est un chiot intelligent ! Il va apprendre rapidement, j’en suis sûr !
No, he’s a smart puppy! He will learn quickly, I’m sure!
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