It's a romance language derived from Latin. 2.
It's spoken by over 270 million people worldwide! 3.
French fries are not actually French: they were invented in Belgium!4.
André Gide, French writer and Nobel Prize winner, famously said 'French people are Italian
people in a bad mood'.5.
has several regional dialects, including Alsatian and Lorraine German, Occitan and Breton.