The One Big Happy star has recently been linked to judo instructor Jeremy Parisi following her split from fiance David MCIntosh last year (14), but their Anglo-French union is already suffering from a language barrier.

Editors at Fabulous magazine report Brook has to get a friend to translate cell phone text messages from her new man, but it does not seem to have dented her affections for him.

Brook tells the British publication, "I'm in a new phase of my life where it's all petals and gorgeousness."