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The French sentence "Tant qu'il y a de la vie il y a de l'espoir"

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French to English translation

  • Translation : While there is life, there is hope

  • Register : Neutral - Inspirational




  • IPA : / tɑ̃ kil‿ j‿ a də la vi, il‿ j‿ a də lɛspwaʁ /

aesthetic french quote tant quil y a de la vie il y a de lespoir

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La Ville Lumière

The City of Light

AngèleAlors, dis-moi, Joe, quel genre de livres écris-tu ?
So tell me, Joe, what kind of books are you writing?
JoeJ'écris des histoires courtes. Souvent à propos d'amour et d'amitié. Mais je vais bientôt écrire un roman.
I write short stories. Often about love and friendship. But I will soon write a novel.
AngèleHmm, c'est intéressant ! Pourquoi as-tu décidé de devenir écrivain ?
Hmm, that's interesting! Why did you decide to become a writer?
JoeJ'ai toujours aimé la littérature depuis que je suis enfant. Et surtout j'adore créer des personnages et inventer des histoires.
I have always loved literature since I was a child. And I mostly love creating characters and inventing stories.
AngèleTu es vraiment passionné ! C'est merveilleux !
You are really passionate! That's wonderful!


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