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by Cahill
Sun 10 Mar 2019 17:14
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Advice about insurance claim
Replies: 4
Views: 506

Re: Advice about insurance claim

Hello. You are not alone. A hardhitting 1-hr documentary/discussion aired on France 3 TV this Wednesday in which the Aude Prefect was challenged directly about these delays and partial payments. Though it won't help you directly, it is worth viewing: https://www.francetvinfo.fr/replay-magazine/fran...
by Cahill
Sun 10 Mar 2019 17:12
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Advice about insurance claim
Replies: 4
Views: 506

Re: Advice about insurance claim

Merisin wrote:
Sun 10 Mar 2019 07:44
This help at all?
https://www.lindependant.fr/2019/03/08/ ... 056991.php

Merisin

Many thanks Merisin. Well worth the read. Thanks for taking the trouble
by Cahill
Sat 09 Mar 2019 11:58
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Advice about insurance claim
Replies: 4
Views: 506

Advice about insurance claim

Some advice people please. Last October our house in the Aude was badly damaged by the floods and storm north of Carcassonne. We made an insurance claim. The Insurance company subsequently sent the "Expert"to our address to assess the damage. We are second home owners our main base being in the UK s...
by Cahill
Sun 09 Dec 2018 15:23
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: TV5Monde
Replies: 2
Views: 409

Re: TV5Monde

Thanks Helen that's very helpful. Seems like I had the wrong website. I looked for the horizontal white menu, couldn't see it, so googled again, and hey presto.

Thanks again

Cahill
by Cahill
Sun 09 Dec 2018 07:50
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: TV5Monde
Replies: 2
Views: 409

TV5Monde

No longer available on UK TV, but advertised as available free online. Problem is I can't fathom the website. Anyone managed to access it ? I've been watching this station since 2006 and it abruptly went of tv 9 days ago. It's been invaluable in my attempt to learn French and to maintain interest in...
by Cahill
Fri 07 Dec 2018 17:13
Forum: Language Matters
Topic: Preceding direct object
Replies: 11
Views: 1593

Re: Preceding direct object

martyn94. I'm just an under educated working class lad from the north who has an interest in the French language, not looking to score any points or anything. :D
by Cahill
Fri 07 Dec 2018 12:05
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Irish passeports
Replies: 9
Views: 1175

Re: Irish passeports

I'm in the middle of this process. I visited Stormont whilst holidaying in Belfast last January and was told by the tour guide that I could apply for an Irish passport as my grandfather was Irish, others on the tour, all Irish, confirmed this. It's complicated because I was adopted at birth by a Yor...
by Cahill
Fri 07 Dec 2018 11:47
Forum: Language Matters
Topic: Preceding direct object
Replies: 11
Views: 1593

Re: Preceding direct object

I enjoy learning and studying French grammar in its own right and for itself. I've turned into a geek in recent years. Reading anything in French now, such as Le Monde, seems to have a dual purpose, to understand the subject matter, and to observe, critique and learn about grammar constructs. I have...