The French and the Greeks have more in common than you think

From "allez" to "έλα"

If you've been lucky enough to visit both France and Greece, you likely noticed more than a passing similarity between the two. This hardly comes as a surprise, as the two nations have been famously embroiled in each other's diplomatic relations from B.C. all the way to the modern age. It's gotten to the point that the "Greece-France: Alliance" is a widely-used slogan to note deep relations between two parties. Comparably laidback attitudes and smoker-centric leisure culture of both countries aside, there's also something to be said for linguistic similarities.

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