faux pas


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Aligarh(Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 26 ( ANI ): Minister of State (MoS) for Basic and Secondary Education Sandeep Singh on Friday made a faux pas and termed the 69th Republic Day as 59th.
Wurtzbach said that the good side of the faux pas was that it had people talking about the pageant for weeks.
Of the 60% of travelers that plan to stay in a hotel over the Thanksgiving holiday, the majority of these hotel patrons (65%) felt that being a loud neighbor is the most irritating faux pas someone could commit.
Kevin Pietersen will face disciplinary action over his foul-mouthed Twitter faux pas, in which he accidentally announced his exclusion from the England team.
Faux Pas foi a primeira de uma serie de coletaneas criticas, das quais se destacam La Part du feu (1949), L'Espace litteraire (1955), Le Livre a venir (1959), L'Entretien infini (1969) e L'Amitie (1971).
AT a press conference to announce the joint Shiv Sena- BJP manifesto, Uddhav Thackeray made a faux pas that went mostly unnoticed by the otherwise hawkish news channels.
A grave mistake w STILL hot from my recent faux pas at the coroner's court.
This could well be the first faux pas by Nicolas Sarkozy as president-in-office of the European Council.
The three subtypes include faux pas (making a social mistake), center of attention, and sticky situations (threatening another's social identity).
This hilarious site is home to a long list of domain faux pas that show how easy it is to leave your site wide open to misinterpretation.
A welcoming committee in the Pakistani town of Pattika committed a faux pas yesterday when a sign greeting Charles and Camilla referred to the Prince's wife as the Princess of Wales.
Now I'm grateful for my cultural faux pas with Isabela and for her setting me straight.
Rickenbacher, author of Be on Your Best Business Behavior: How to Avoid Social and Professional Faux Pas (Brown Books; $13.
Now I'm no conspiracy theorist, but could it be that the reason for Prince Harry's fancy-dress faux pas is a similar attempt to get out of the Army?
Be On Your Best Business Behavior: How To Avoid Social and Professional Faux Pas is a no-nonsense guide to buisness etiquette when tipping, traveling, conversation, and entertaining.