Discover the French egg vocabulary and pronunciation and exercise it in context as you follow in pictures the fun joke my daughter Leyla loves to play on her Dad avec “un oeuf à la coque” (a soft boiled egg).

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1 – French Egg Vocabulary – Les Oeufs – Pronunciation

First, I should go over the pronunciation of “oeuf”, a tricky French word.

“Un oeuf”, an egg in French, is pronounced specifically as “un neuf” – a nine.Tbelow is a strong liaikid via the N, and the last F is pronounced.“L’oeuf”, the egg, F still pronounced.

So far, it’s not too negative. But wait for the plural form!

“Des oeufs”, eggs in the plural, some eggs, is pronounced “dé zeu”. The F disappears, and also the final S is silent. There is a solid liaison with the S of the des.The same point is going to lug on for “les oeufs”, or “6 oeufs”, “douze oeufs” (numbers frequently linked via eggs… significant liaikid in Z.

We likewise say “une douzaine d’oeufs” – une doozayn deu – twelve eggs.

2 – French Egg Vocabulary – Recipes

Now, let’s look at the various methods to prepare eggs in French.

un oeuf à la coque – soft boiled egg in the shellun oeuf dur – difficult boiled eggun oeuf poché – poached eggune omelette (bien cuite ou baveuse) – an omelet, cooked via or runnyun oeuf au plat – sunny side upun oeuf au plat cuit des deux côté – over simple – but we don’t execute that at all in Francedes oeufs brouillés – scrambled eggs

3 – French Egg vocabulary – Anatomy

La coquille – the shellLe blanc – the whitele jaune – the yolk

4 – Other Egg Related French Vocabulary

un coquetier – an egg-cupune mouillette – a item of toast cut lengthwise and buttered that you dunk into the warm yolk (a soldier)une cuillère – a spoon

5 – How French Kids Eat Their Eggs – a Magical Learn French In Conmessage Story (and a Fun Joke)

And now, for Leyla’s story.

D’abord, il vous faut un bon oeuf bien frais (fresh). Si possible un oeuf bio (organic). E

t il faut le faire cuire 2 ou 3 minutes dans de l’eau bouillante (boiling water). Pas plus !!!(Not more)

Après, vous le mettez dans un coquetier (check out picture below).


Olivier: “Mais ! Il est vide (empty) cet oeuf !!!”

Leyla: “Ha, ha, ha, ha, je t’ai fait une blague ! Je t’ai bien eu (I gained you), hein Papa !!” (ideal Dad)

Après, il faut quand même vérifier (check)… on ne sait jamais… c’est quand même incroyable comme tour de magie :-)

Ma mamale Camillemet tous les jours des petites leçons, des conseils et des photos sur ses pagesFacebook, TwitteretPinterest– venez l’y rejoindre !

Et si vous aimez les oeufs, voici une recette que mon Papa fait avec des oeufs et des asperges. C’est joli et c’est bon.

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