pensionnat

pensionnat

(pɑ̃sjɔna)
n
1. a simple boarding house or small hotel in France
2. (Education) a boarding school in Europe, esp France
References in classic literature ?
I well recollect that my eye rested on the green door of a rather large house opposite, where, on a brass plate, was inscribed, "Pensionnat de Demoiselles." Pensionnat!
"La fenetre fermee donne sur un jardin appartenant a un pensionnat de demoiselles," said he, "et les convenances exigent --enfin, vous comprenez--n'est-ce pas, monsieur?"
Il travaillait au vieux OK [OKalaKatiget], ici, dans l'ancien pensionnat. Alors je l'ai appele et j'ai dit: <<William, j'ai ecrit une chanson en inuktitut.
Les elements historiques contenus dans les prefaces des oeuvres de Michel Noel font reference aux pensionnats (Dompter l'enfant sauvage: t.1 Nipishish, t.2 Le pensionnat) dans les annees 1960, et au processus d'acculturation chez les Inuits (Kinauvit?
Anne Bourdon entered the pensionnat on 23 August 1658, aged fourteen, because of her mother's fear of Iroquois attacks, and a feeling that her daughter would be safer within the confines of the monastery." She entered the noviciate soon after, on 8 September 1658.12 In fact, she followed her sister Genevieve (Marie de St Joseph) as both a pensionnaire and then as a nun; Genevieve was the first student of the pensionnat who became an Ursuline.
Lucy appears to be haunting different houses: the house of Madame Beck's pensionnat, the house of Bretton in Bretton, England, and the house of Bretton in Villette (also referred to as La Terrasse).
Il est aussi charge de cours au Departement de didactique de l'Universite de Montreal et enseignant au Pensionnat du Saint-Nom-de-Marie.
The letters she writes to her previous instructor Monsieur Heger, the master of the Pensionnat Heger in Brussels, provide a context that opens up our understanding of the same types of struggles present within her novels.
They were going to Brussels to become students, and later on students-cum-teachers at the Pensionnat Heger.
His reflection on their stories and his own life led to "Ma Petite Valise du Pensionnat" ("My Little Residential School Suitcase"), a poem about loss and redemption resulting from his 12-year voyage at residential schools: one year in Amos and 11 years at Pointe Bleue, also run by the Roman Catholic Church.
Rodolphe Topffer habia sido un artista y pedagogo suizo, pintor, director de escuela y profesor universitario de literatura, entre cuyas muchas actividades se conto tambien la publicacion de un libro infantil ilustrado, Voyages en zigzag, ou excursions dun pensionnat en vacances dans les cantons suisses et sur le revers italien des Alpes.
Le pensionnat vise est dirige par le salafiste Awwal Adam Albani, connu pour ses critiques radicales contre Boko Haram.