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 metaphor commonly used phrases in French French French vocabulary accumulation
heureuxcommeunroi
 as well as King

joliecommeuncoeur
 heart as beautiful as

 êtecommesespieds
 as stupid as the feet (some things difficult for us to understand the French way of
thinking, may be our " Thinking with the toes, "it serves the same purpose?)

maigrecommeunharicot
 as thin as beans (?amepla?tbcp. ... like this for example, than in the" ribs ")

 londcommelesblés
 golden like wheat so (can not say "vertcommelesblés"? of looking at things a
comprehensive thing in)

rougecommeuncoquelicot
 red like poppies (cool! do not do evaluation of any excess)

 ellecommelejour
 is as beautiful as the day (refer to song called "Blame the Moon," and you will
understand and enjoy the beauty must be in broad daylight)% D % A
palecommeunlinge
 white as sheets (appreciation, it gives people a sense of shroud, very poignant)

mangercommeuncochon
 way to eat like a pig dirty

 oirecommeuntrou
 drink like a bottomless pit as

 risécommeunmouton
 curly hair like sheep as (describe some people who just coiffure out, we will always
The analogy with a poodle)

rirecommeunbossu
  smile like a hunchback (described convulsed with laughter)
 ortcommeunTurc
 as strong as the Turks (many people do not like the Turks, but I still appreciate my
Turkish friends, they treat people great sense of obligation)

richecommeCrésus
  as         rich           as          Croesus           (Selonlamythologiegrecque,
Crésusavaitre?uledondetransformerenortoutcequ \ 'iltouche. Croesus, 560-546 BC,
king of Lydia in order to have a huge amount of wealth is known.)

vieuxcommeHérode
  as       Antipas,      as      the       old       (Celaseditdequelqu             \
'unouquelquechoseassezvieuxpourremonterautempsd \' Hérode )
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