A Clever Lesson in How to Fake a French Conversation Without Actually Knowing the Language

Comedienne Erica Guaca, an American expat living in France, humorously demonstrates how to carry on a French conversation without actually having to be fluent in the language.

Step One: Show an enthusiasm for wine. …Step Two: Make sounds with your mouth to show signs of agreement. …Step Three: Eat, if possible, to avoid having to speak. …Step Four: Use swear words to emphasize approval.