Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Bien entendu

Shrug, Bored, Tired, Fed up, Unamused, Not funny
Ashe Dryden captures the typical reaction of someone reading this post. 

BIEN ENTENDU

Adverbial phrase. Mid-19th century.
[French, from bien well + entendu past participle of entendre hear, understand.]

Of course; that goes without saying.

It goes without saying that if something goes without saying there's no need to say it. Bien entendu? Of course. Bien entendu.

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