French and English may be similar, but they are very different languages.
There are many English words that have a completely different meaning in French
And the fact that both language borrow words from each other simply adds to the confusion.
Plus, if you're bilignual, there's a whole new set of problems you have to deal with.
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Nothing illustrates these problems better than this video that shows you the struggles of teaching English to a French person.