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What is the size of France?
slightly smaller than the state of Texas
What is the shape of France?
__ sides of France border water.
__ sides of France border land.
the bodies of water bordering France?
Mediterranean Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel
the countries bordering France?
Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg, Belguim
the French language is derived from?
French is a __ language
what is a romance language?
a language derived from Latin
what are the 5 romance languages?
french, spanish, italian, portuguese, and romanian
what does francophone countries mean?
french speaking countries
what are the 5 french speaking regions?
North Africa, West Africa, Quebec, Europe, Caribbean
what are the countries in North Africa that speak french?
1) tunisia 2) algeria 3)morrocco
what are the countries in West Africa that speak french?
1) senegal 2)togo 3) ivory coast
what is the country in quebec that speaks french
what are the countries in Europe that speak french
1) Belguim 2) Luxeumburg 3) Switzerland
1) Haiti 2) Guadaloupe 3)Martinique
why does the caribbean speak french?
why does europe speak french?
why does quebec speak french?
why does west africa speak french?
why does north africa speak french?
proximity and colonization
paris is called?
the city of light
the effiel tower was built for?
the world fair of 1889
who built the eiffel tower?