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Flashcards in Chapitre 4 Deck (50):
1

Le gardien

The Keeper
ex: the keeper of the key

2

Se réveiller en sursaut

Jerked away.
ex: Dudley jerked away

3

Déraper, glisser

To skid.
ex: Uncle Vernon came skidding into the room.
Synonyme: to slide without control.

4

Un fusil

A rifle.
ex: He was holding a rifle in his hands.

5

Crier

To shout.
Who's there? he shouted

6

Etre arraché

To swung clean off.
The door was hit with such force that it swung clean off its hinges.

7

Se tenir debout

To be standing.
A giant man was standing in the doorway.

8

Devant la porte

in the doorway.
A giant man was standing in the doorway.

9

Des gonds, charnières (1 Pièce métallique autour de laquelle pivote un battant de porte ou de fenêtre)

The hinges
The door was hit with such force that it swung clean off its hinges.

10

Assourdissant

Deafening, extremely loud.
(...) with a deafeing crash landed flat on the floor.

11

Atterrir

to land.
The door landed flat on the door.

12

A plat

flat
The door landed flat on the door.

13

Epais

tangled. His face was completely hidden by a tangled beard.

14

Une crinière

A mane of hair

15

Etinceler

to glint, to shine in small flashes

You could make out his eyes glinting like black beetles under all the hair

16

Voir et identifier

to make out.

You could make out his eyes glinting like black beetles under all the hair

17

Se glisser,

to squeezed (manage to get into a narrow)

The giant squeezed his way into the hut

18

Une petite maison

A hut (a small and simple house)

The giant squeezed his way into the hut

19

Se pencher

to stoop (to ben down or over)

The giant stooping so that his head brushed the ceiling.

20

Eflleurer, froler

to brush

The giant stooping so that his head brushed the ceiling.

21

Ramasser

To pick up

He picked up the door

22

Fixer, encastrer, installer

To fit

He fitted back into his frame

23

Un support

a frame

He fitted back into his frame

24

to drop

S'atténuer, baisser

The noise dropped a little.

25

avancer, marcher à grandes enjambées

to strode (to walk with very long steps)

The strode over the sofa where Dudley sat frozen with fear

26

vers

over
The strode over the sofa where Dudley sat frozen with fear

27

Glacé d'effroi

frozen with fear

He strode over the sofa where Dudley sat frozen with fear

28

"Bouge"

"budge up" (to move slightly)

29

"gros tas", "lourdaud"

"great lump"

30

Pousser un cri

to squeak (to say with a high voice)

Dudley seqaked and ran to hide behind his mother

31

Etre accroupi

to be crouching

she was crouching, terrified between Uncle Vernon

32

Féroce

Fierce

Harry look up into the fierce face and saw that the bettles yes were crinkled in a smile.

33

Scarabée

beetle

The bettle eyes were crinkled in a smile

34

Plissé (yeux)

crinkled (to for small thin lines)

The bettle eyes were crinkled in a smile

35

Un grognement

A rasping noise

Uncle Vernon made a funny rasping noise

36

Tout de suite

At once

37

"You were breaking end entering!"

"Vous êtes en effraction!"

38

Atteindre

to reach

39

to jerk out of hands

arracher, prendre des mains

He jerked the gun out of Uncle Vernon's hand

40

Faire un nœud

To bent into a knot

41

Du caoutchouc

rubber

To bent into a knot as easily as if it had been a made of rubber

42

Jeter, balancer

to threw
He threw the gun into a corner of the room

43

Piétiner

trodden on

UV made another funny noise like a mouse being trodden on.

44

Le gout
Gouter

The taste

It will taste all right.

45

Tirer

to pull

he pulled a slightly squashed box

46

Un peu

slightly

47

écrasée

squashed

he pulled a slightly squashed box

48

Collant

Sticky
a sticky chocolate cake

49

Rire

To chuck (to laugh in a quiet way)

The giant chuckled

50

Tendre

To held out

He hled out an enormous hand