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    • diddlydoop
    • By diddlydoop 1st Dec 17, 1:10 PM
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    A: 24/12 Complete France Advent
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    • 1st Dec 17, 1:10 PM
    A: 24/12 Complete France Advent 1st Dec 17 at 1:10 PM
    http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877

    Could someone add to advents please

    I think the answer is Marches de NoŽl
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    • Mouse400
    • By Mouse400 1st Dec 17, 1:23 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 1:23 PM
    Many thanks for posting.
    Prize for 1 December: A gift box of French cheese from La Fromagerie
    • bluesooz
    • By bluesooz 1st Dec 17, 4:48 PM
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    added.............
    Big thanks to all who post
    • HoneyBooBoo
    • By HoneyBooBoo 2nd Dec 17, 2:54 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 2:54 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 2:54 AM
    2 December: Win a classic Breton shirt!

    https://archant.wufoo.eu/forms/w1sx8mk90q60vs0/

    Answer: Un marche de Noel
    • sweir1
    • By sweir1 2nd Dec 17, 7:08 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 7:08 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 7:08 AM
    Day 2 - https://archant.wufoo.eu/forms/w1sx8mk90q60vs0/

    • smeeth
    • By smeeth 2nd Dec 17, 9:43 AM
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    • #6
    • 2nd Dec 17, 9:43 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 9:43 AM
    It said I had already entered, so this might not have updated to today yet.
    Anchor yourself to the foundations of everything you love.

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    • bluesooz
    • By bluesooz 2nd Dec 17, 10:27 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 10:27 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 10:27 AM
    prize details etc are here: http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877

    comp is supposed to be open: Competition opens at 12.01am (UK time) on 2 December. It's your name they are picking up on,so i tried entering with an extra space between first and second name - it worked!
    Last edited by bluesooz; 02-12-2017 at 10:32 AM.
    Big thanks to all who post
    • HoneyBooBoo
    • By HoneyBooBoo 2nd Dec 17, 5:59 PM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 5:59 PM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 5:59 PM
    I wrote a shortened version of my name and it went through
    • Ezzlakes
    • By Ezzlakes 3rd Dec 17, 6:08 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 6:08 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 6:08 AM
    Day 3 - http://cfadvent3dec.questionpro.com/a/TakeSurvey

    What is 'Father Christmas' in French? = PŤre NoŽl (can someone verify)

    Win two 2018 FRANCE Calendars
    • smeeth
    • By smeeth 3rd Dec 17, 9:51 AM
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    Day 3 working link http://cfadvent3dec.questionpro.com/

    can confirm Ezzlakes answer of PŤre NoŽl
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    • Ezzlakes
    • By Ezzlakes 4th Dec 17, 6:13 AM
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    Day 4 - Win a set of signed Celia Imrie books

    http://cfadvent4dec.questionpro.com/

    What is 'Merry Christmas' in French? - Joyeux NoŽl (happy for someone to confirm)
    • HoneyBooBoo
    • By HoneyBooBoo 4th Dec 17, 10:53 AM
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    Vous avez raison!
    • CXL
    • By CXL 5th Dec 17, 7:11 AM
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    Day 5 - Win a French artisan food gift box from The Fine Cheese Co.!

    When do the French tend to eat their big Christmas dinner? = *Christmas Eve (according to a quick google search!) *needs confirming please, I'm seeing conflicting answers :-/


    http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877
    Last edited by CXL; 05-12-2017 at 7:15 AM.
    • Ezzlakes
    • By Ezzlakes 5th Dec 17, 7:22 AM
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    It is unclear but this seems to confirm 24th Dec

    https://www.frenchtoday.com/blog/when-is-christmas-in-france-december-24-or-25
    • mummy2threeboys
    • By mummy2threeboys 5th Dec 17, 9:14 AM
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    Step dad Is French they used to eat Main on Christmas eve x
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    • zoqy71
    • By zoqy71 5th Dec 17, 11:05 AM
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    Step dad Is French they used to eat Main on Christmas eve x
    Originally posted by mummy2threeboys
    Agree (ish) Often a feast after midnight mass, so making it Xmas day, but none church goers tuck in at 10pm. Also a regional thing.
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    • CXL
    • By CXL 6th Dec 17, 1:23 AM
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    Day 6 - Win a limited edition bottle of Cointreau!

    Answer = Vin chaud

    http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877
    • CXL
    • By CXL 7th Dec 17, 12:57 AM
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    Day 7 - Win a box of French chocolates and a guide to champagne!

    Question: What dessert do the French tend to eat at Christmas?

    Answer = bŻche de NoŽl (Yule log)

    http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877
    • CXL
    • By CXL 8th Dec 17, 1:02 AM
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    Day 8 - Win a French bistro-style tablecloth from Ville et Campagne!

    Q: On which famous Parisian street would you find the Galeries Lafayette with its spectacular Christmas decorations?

    Answer = Boulevard Haussmann

    http://www.completefrance.com/competitions/complete-france-advent-competition-1-5301877
    • Sophie56
    • By Sophie56 9th Dec 17, 6:35 AM
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    Day 8 - https://archant.wufoo.eu/forms/w1o2mr8k02uptxp/
    Three novels based in France

    Answer - Santons de Provence (I think)
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