The woman in line in front of me ordered coffee.
She then wanted one of those cardboard coffee cup sleeves because her coffee was hot — except she didn’t know what they were called.
This is what she wanted:
It’s called un manchon.
She didn’t ask for a tray, but if she had, she could’ve asked for un cabaret, which is this:
If she’d wanted a tray to take outside of the restaurant, she could’ve asked for un cabaret de transport, which is this:
- un manchon
- un cabaret
- un cabaret de transport