On fait deux bises

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Definition

(à Paris) on fait deux bises (à une amie) : (in Paris) you greet (a friend) by giving them two kissesconjugaison

In France, most people greet each other by kissing each other lightly on the cheek. The number of kisses varies from region to region.

Examples

  • "Dans certaines zones du Sud de la France, on fait trois bises."
  • "Dans le nord de la France, on fait quatre bises."
  • "À Paris et dans sa région, on fait 2 bises à une amie."

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