Word of the Week: ‘canicule’ 

After an unusually sunny weekend (where parts of Britain were apparently hotter than the south of France!!), I bring you our latest mot de la semaine – ‘canicule’!  Word of the Week: Une canicule.  How to pronounce it: Can-ee-cool.  What it means in English: A heatwave.  Where does it come from? According to this definition…