Mention

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Definition

une mention (très bien) : a distinction, a first-class grade nom féminin

In France, final exam results can be awarded the following distinctions (mentions): mention assez bien (better than a simple pass); mention bien (better still); and mention très bien (the highest possible).

Examples

  • "Mention pas trop mal, Université de Dakar"
  • "Mention comme ci, comme ça, Université de Bern"

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