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Anglophile or Francophile?

Do you want to take a fun little test?

eiffel tower

Do your design sensibilities lean toward France or toward England?

london

So, are you a Francophile or an Anglophile?

Answer a) or b) to the following short preference questions.

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Do you prefer:

1. In furniture

a) Chippendale

orChippendale cabinetrococo

b) Roccoco

2.  China

a)transferware

orTransferwaresevres

b) Sèvres

3. Pups

a) Retriever

or3sonsgerman shepherd

b) Shepherd

4. Furniture style

a)Barley twist legheg-dec-table

orlouis leg

b) straight and narrow with fluting

5. Afternoon snack

a)Sconescone

ormacoron

b)Macaron

6. Sporting 

a) fox hunt

orfoxhunting

b) Stag hunt

7. Sweets

a)trifle

orimages

b) truffle

choc truffle

8. Literature Classic

a) William ShakespeareRomeo

or

b) Victor Hugoles miserables

9. Headwear

a)  fascinatorfascinator

orchapeaux

b) chapeaux

10. Spy

a)James BondSean Connery as James Bond

or

b) Inspector Clouseauclousseau

11. Decorative arts

a) family portraitVictoria-family-Portrait

or

b) family crestcoat of arms

12. Appetizer

a) smoked salmonsalmon

or

b) smoked trouttrout

13. Cheese tray 

a) stilton

orCheeseBoard

b) roquefort

14. Spice

a) curry

or

b) herbs de provence

15. Wood panels

a) quarter sawn oakoak

or

b) satin finish walnutArchitectural photography from Austin, TX.

16. Gardening

a)knot gardenknot garden

or

b) topiary gardentopiary garden

17. sporting activity

a)puntingpunting

or

b) bicyclingBicycling

18. chef

a)Gordon RamseyRamsey

or

b)Jacques Pepinpepin

19. Palace

a) Buckinghambuck

or

b) VersaillesPalace Of Versailles Opens Doors For Night Time Art Show

20. Beauty

a)Catherine,  as in Duchesscatherine_middleton_duchess_o

or

b) Catherine, as in DenueveCatherineDeneuve

21. Artist

a) Gainsboroughgainsborough

or

b) Gaugingaugin

22. Gardens

a) Sissinghurstsissinghurst

or

b) Givernygiverny

23.Comfort food

a)Bangers and mashbangers

or

b) Cassouletcassoulet

24. Decorator

a) Mario Buattamario buatta green

or

b) Charles Faudreefaudree

25. Travel

a) Cotswoldscotswolds

or

b) Provenceprovence

26. apéritif

a) sherry

or

b) lillet

27.  Flower

a) foxglovefoxglove

or

b) sunflowersunflower

28. Morning caffeine 🙂

a) tea with lemontea

or 

b) café au laitcoffee

 

Finished?

Count your a’s and b’s.

( really, both #16 could be either French or English)

mostly A’s are Anglophiles

mostly B’s are Francophiles

Anglophile here, which are you?

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