What exactly does this phrase mean? I translate something like "Like a good granny cake". What is a granny cake?
Dictation exercise B1
Just to add to Maarten's answer, we also use the expression
papa /maman gâteau
a doting father /mother
but papa gâteau can be used for a
with different connotations but the same sentiment when it refers to an older man who spoils a young woman.
Not a cake at all ! It is a «mamie» who spoils you ! Don't they all ?
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