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current events

d'EvEnements de l'actualitE

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which were held; which took place

qui ont eu lieu

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beloved

bien-aimEe

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I fear

j'en ai bien peur.

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a pair of binoculars

une pair de jumelles

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to win

remporter; gagner

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to remain in office

rester en fonction

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That result is truly worrying

Ca resultat est vraiment inquiEtant

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We can no longer say that......

On ne peut plus dire que.....

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most of the time

la plupart de temps

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than in the past

que par la passE

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that is not all!

ce n'est pas tout!

13

to dock (a boat) in Malta

accoster a Malte

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off the Libyan coast

au large des cotes Libyenne

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It i(s heart breaking ( It breaks the heart) to thinkwhat these people have endured

Ca brise la coeur de penser a ce que ces gens ont endurE

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"soft" (political sense)

mou

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right now; to the current hour

a l'heure actuelle

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We will miss her deeply

elle nous manquera profondEment

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It is fair to say that

il est juste a dire que

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however

en rEvanche

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it goes farther

Il va plus loin

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It is more common than what we thought

C'est plus commun que ce que nous pensions

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what matters

ce qui compte

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What you say (that which you say) is true

ce que tu dis est vrai.

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very quickly

tres vite

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Expression francaise: To brood, become depressed.( grind the black)

Broyer du noir

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and yet

et pourtant

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It is there that he will kill himself (put and end to his days)

C'est la ce qu'il mettra fin a ses jours