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How to make a toast in France

Géraldine Lepère, Nov 8

Toasting in all countries is full of customs and superstitions. It’s a tradition that goes back to the Middle Ages and probably beyond. And still now, it’s always a ritual. How to make a toast in France, what to do, what to say?

Learn about these phrases in the video:

Porter un toast.
Je lève mon verre au mariés.
Santé.
Trinquer.  Allez, on trinque ?
Les yeux dans les yeux.
A la vôtre
A la tienne Etienne !
Cul sec.

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