One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- short for Mademoiselle
- ‘All the kids knew what Mam'selle stood for and what to expect from her, no matter what else we may have thought about her at the time.’
- ‘She said not a word, and the silence was broken only by Mam'selle Pauline's continued sobs.’
- ‘The North Garland High School Mam'selles will host a dance clinic for students in fifth to eighth grades from 4: 30 to 6: 30 p.m.’
- ‘I play guitar and sing in a band called the Decemberists with Mam'selles Jenny Conlee and Rachel Blumberg.’
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