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Choisir un but

To choose an aim

2

Un projet

A scheme

3

Intelligent

Clever

4

Doue

Gifted

5

Capable

Able

6

Competent

Competent

7

Un conseiller d orientation

A careers officer

8

Habilete

Skill

9

Capacite talent

Ability

10

Conseiller

To advise so

11

Guider

To guide so

12

Conseils

Advice

13

Professions liberales

The ( learned) professions

14

Une carriers

A career

15

Connnaissances

Knowledge

16

Le savoir

Learning

17

Member des pro liberales

Professional people

18

Le droit la justice

The law

19

La justice

Justice

20

Faire son droit

To read for the bar

21

Un homme de loi

A lawyer

22

Avocat notaire

A solicitor

23

Avocat

A barrister
A lawyer
An attorney

24

Medicine

Medicine

25

docteur

A doctor

26

Medecin

A physician

27

Fameux
Renomme

Famous
Renowned

28

La clientele

The practice

29

Honoraires

The fees

30

Generaliste

A general practitioner
A GP

31

Specialiste

A specialist

32

Entrer dans l enseignement

To go in for teaching

33

Suivre des cours

To go through a course

34

Ecole normale

A training college

35

Avoir le gout du journalisme

To have a taste for journalism

36

Beaux arts

The fine arts

37

Avoid des dispositions pour

To have a bent for

38

Faire du theatre

To go on the stage

39

Politique

Politics

40

Affaires

Business

41

Entreprenant

Enterprising

42

Une societe

A business
Businesses

43

Scientifique

A scientist

44

Ingenieur

An engineer

45

Reussir

To succeed

46

Echouer

To fail

47

Une place
Emploi

A job
An employment

48

Du travail

Employment

49

Gagner sa vie

To make a living
To earn a livelihood

50

Les commercAnts

Shopkeepers

51

Un commercant

A tradesman

52

Exercer in métier
FAire du commerce

To carry on trade

53

Produits alimentaires

Foodstuffs

54

Epicier

A grocer

55

Marchand de legumes

A Greengrocer

56

Boulanger

A baker

57

Boucher

A Butcher

58

Fruitier

A fruiterer

59

Marchand de volailles

A poulterer

60

Poissonier

A fishmonger

61

Cremier

A dairyman

62

Laitier

A milkman

63

Marchand des 4 saisons

A costermonger

64

Confiseur

A confectioner

65

Marchand de vin

A wine merchant

66

Brasseur

A brewer

67

Une brasserie

A brewery

68

Faire biere

To brew beer

69

Echanges commerciaux

Trade

70

Tailleur

A tailor

71

Couturiere

A dressmaker

72

Bonnetier

A hosier

73

Bonneterie

Hosiery

74

Modiste

Hosiery

75

Modiste

A milliner

76

Marchand de nouveautes

A draper

77

Etoffes

Cloth

78

Nouveautes

Fancy good

79

Marchand de confection

An outfitter

80

Pret a porter

Ready-made

81

Coordonier

A shoemaker
A cobbler

82

Mercier

A haberdasher

83

Mercerie

Small wares

84

Teinturier

A cleaner
A dryer

85

Repasser

To press

86

Teindre

To dye

87

Blanchisserie

A laundry

88

Laverie automatique

A launderette
Laundromat

89

L habillement

Clothing
Dress

90

Les industries du batiment

The building trades

91

Fournir

To supply
To provide so with sth

92

Journal

A newspaper
A paper

93

Imprimer livre

To print a book

94

Imprimeur

A printer

95

Imprimerie

A printing works

96

Presse

A printing Press / machine

97

Caracteres

Type

98

Procede photocomposition

A photo-setting process

99

Redac chef

The editor

100

Journaliste

A journalist

101

Reporteur

A reporter

102

Grands quotidiens

National newspapers

103

Tirage

Circulation

104

Abonnes

Subscribers

105

Editorial

A leader

106

Pb
Sujet

An issue

107

Titre
Manchette

A headline

108

Auotidien

A daily

109

Hebdomadaire
Mensuel
Trimestriel

A weekly
A monthly
A quarterly

110

Kioske

A bookstall
A news-stand

111

Editeur

A publisher

112

Editer livre

To publish a book

113

Livre broche, de poche

A paperback

114

Libraries

A Bookshop

115

Libraire

A bookseller

116

Livre relie

A hardback

117

Relier

To bind

118

Relieur

A book-binder

119

Occasion

Second-hand

120

Papetier

A stationer

121

Papeterie

Stationery

122

Un choix

A choice

123

Papier a lettre

Notepaper

124

Envelope

An envelope

125

Buraliate

A tobacconist

126

Tabc

Tobacco

127

Cigarette

Cigarettes

128

Fumer la pipe

To be a pipe smoker

129

Recharge

A refill

130

Briquet

A cigarette lighter

131

Priser

To take snuff

132

Chiquer

To chew tobacco

133

Etre en apprentissage chez

To be apprenticed to so

134

Etre capable pour un metier

To be fit for a trade

135

Incapable

Unfit

136

S elever a force de travail

To work one's way up

137

Monter une affaire

To set up in business

138

Metier qui rapporte

A paying trade

139

Faire fortune

To make a fortune

140

Prendre sa retraite

To retire

141

Un rate

A failure

142

Education post scolaire

Further education

143

Patron

An employer

144

Employe

An employee

145

Apprenti

An apprentice

146

Education permanente

Adult education

147

Formation pro

In-service training

148

Recyclage

Refresher course

149

2 ho me metier entendent jamais

Two of a trade never agree

150

Bon tt propre rien

Jack of all trades and master of none

151

Pettes causes

For want of a nail, the shoe was lost

152

Chosir fe

Chose net other women nor linen by candlelight

153

13 a 12

A baker's dozen

154

Affaires

Business is business