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assomer

knock out, stun, bore

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s'effondrer

collapse

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constater

note, notice, record

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tout ou rien

all or nothing

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toutefois

however

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redurer son blason

restore ones image

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attendre

wait for

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le soulevement

uprising

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courber

bend

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lorsque

when

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cependant

however, nevertheless

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alors

then

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insolite

amazing, bizarre

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enroue

hoarse

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vacarme

racket, din

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la aubaine

godsend, windfall

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ebahi

dumbfounded

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reprobateur

reproving

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le brouillage

jamming

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clarte

brightness, clearness, clarity

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au sein de

within

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tant

so much

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tant que

as much as

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la carrure

build, stature

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detenir

possession of, detain, hold

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le croisement

crossroads, crossing

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flair

sense of smell, intuition

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revetir

put on, dress

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auparavant

first, beforehand

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la retrouvailles

reunion

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le confiseur

confectioner

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precoce

early, precocious

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le sort

doom, fate

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locatif

rental

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ineluctable

unavoidable

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revendiquer

demand, claim, claim responsibility for

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la unicite

uniqueness

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recueillir

collect, take in, win

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acheminer

dispatch, transport

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priver qn de

to deprive somebody of

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fournir

supply, provide

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le appui

support

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apercevoir

notice

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atteindre

reach

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craindre

fear

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croire

believe

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entendre

hear

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eteindre

turn off

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falloir

necessary

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s'inquieter

worry

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maudire

curse

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mentir

lie

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mordre

bite

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moudre

grind

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mourir

die

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plaire

please

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revenir

come back

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souffrir

be in pain

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se souvenir

remember

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suffire

be enough

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se taire

stop talking

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traire

milk

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vetir

dress

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se vouvoyer

address each other

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aucun

no, none

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le retard

late

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nuageux

cloudy

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la actualite

news, topical

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en regle

in order

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se rendre

give oneself up

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le soin

care

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lors de

in

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sensible

sensitive

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il faut

is needed

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vertement

strongly

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mise a jour

update

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envers

towards

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soupconne

suspected

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alors

then

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pendant

during

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malgre

despite

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quasiment

almost

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surement

surely

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bondir

jump / leap

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le gestionnaire

manager

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en savoir plus

more

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le forfait

fixed price, set price

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davantage

further

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saisissement

shock

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en profile

in benefits

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alleger

lighten

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depenser

spend

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chacun

each

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fioriture

embellishment

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compromis

compromise

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devancer

outstrip, outpace

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habituel

usual

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enjeux

stakes

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emprunter

borrow, loan, share

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le debut

start

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allechante

attractive, mouth watering

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le croissance

growth, development

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mediatiser

give media coverage to

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enlevement

kidnapping / abduction

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particulier

individual

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financement

funding

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le placement

investment

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experiments

experienced

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colloborateurs

employees

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mesure

steady/moderate

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prevu

planned

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hors

except

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eviter

avoid

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abondamment

abundantly

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coller

place / paste / stick

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le suite

result

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consacrer

devote

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le repere

marker

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hors pair

peerless

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au sein

within

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bouleverse

upset

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le collimateur

firing-line

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presque

almost / nearly

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oser

dare

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le loupe

magnifying glass

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recule

remote / distant

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bientot

soon

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reiterer

reiterate / repeat

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le bonheur

happiness

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le tir

shooting

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la torrefaction

roasted

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la detente

relaxation

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la etoffe

material / fabric

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ettofer

fill out

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tonifant

invigorating

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le creneau

slot / niche

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fremissement

simmering

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piquer

to be hot

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le recit

story / telling

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la fierte

pride

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la verite

truth / sincerity

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le condense

digest

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la seance

session / showing

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valez bien

worth it

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le loyer

rent

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ainsi que

just as, as

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ca decoiffe

its mind blowing

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passe

past / last

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provoquant

causing

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surprenant

surprising

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eblouissant

dazzling

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connaitre

know

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le egard

respect

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se blottir

huddle up

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au fond de

at the bottom of

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la villegiature

holiday resort

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paysager

landscaped

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rez de chaussee

ground floor

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sommairement

in outline

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amenage

converted

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dont

whose / of which

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le frais

charges

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quelle que soit

regardless

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le volet

shutter

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carreler

tile

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prevoir

anticipate

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foncier

basic / fundamental

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rafraichir

refresh / brighten up

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implanter

establish

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la cuisson

cooking time

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la epaisseur

thickness

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le sureau

elder

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au long

along

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la intervention

talk, paper

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quelque

some

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des

from

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le abords

surroundings

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heurter

hit / collide with

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quitter

leave

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l'annee scolaire

school year

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plein

full

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par contre

on the other hand

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subir

suffer / undergo

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a l'encontre de

against, counter to

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a l'egard de

concerning, with regard to

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etroitement

closely

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predilection

favourite

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sans facon

without fuss

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parfume

fragrant, scented

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la dernier cri

the last word

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a peine

hardly, only just

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amener

bring

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aisance

ease

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le delice

delight

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se delecter

delight in / revel

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tarauder

to gnaw at

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La crispation

tenseness

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receler

to conceal

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Le interlocuteur

speaker

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Le fond

bottom, back