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Flashcards in Day Two Deck (149):
1

de

of, from

2

a

at, in, to

3

trouver

to find

4

fond

bottom

5

gale

itch; scab

6

gendre

son-in-law

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glace

ice, ice cream, mirror

8

habit

full-dress suit

9

habits

clothes, garments

10

hasard

chance

11

hurler

to yell, howl

12

if

yew (tree)

13

ignorer

not to know

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injure

wrong, insult

15

inhabite

uninhabited

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joli

pretty

17

journee

day (time)

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labourer

to plough, till

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lame

blade

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lard

bacon

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large

wide

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lecture

reading

23

legs

legacy

24

lent

legacy

25

librairie

book store

26

lie

dregs, sediment

27

lime

file (tool)

28

location

hiring, renting

29

main

hand

30

manger

to eat

31

mat

dull, unpolished

32

messe

mass (Catholic)

33

mince

thin, meager

34

nappe

tablecloth

35

ombrelle

parasol

36

leger, legere

light

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lourd, lourde

heavy

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plein, pleine

full

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complet, complete

full

40

vide

empty

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dur, dure

hard

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doux, douce

soft, sweet

43

mou, mol, molle

soft

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epais, epaisse

thick

45

mince

thin

46

etroit, etroite

narrow, tight

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froid, froide

cold

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tiede

lukewarm

49

chaud, chaude

hot

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visible

visible

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invisible

invisible

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lisible

legible

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illisible

illegible

54

clair, claire

clear

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obscur, obscure

dark

56

colore, coloree

colored

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incolore

colorless

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transparent, transparente

transparent

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opaque

opaque

60

vieux, vieil, vieille

old

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ancien, ancienne

old, antique, former

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neuf, neuve

new

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nouveau, nouvel, nouvelle; nouveaux, nouvelles

new, other

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actuel, actuelle

current

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moderne

modern

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bon, bonne

good

67

meilleur, meilleure

better

68

excellent, excellente

excellent

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mediocre

mediocre

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mauvais, mauvaise

bad

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etre de mauvaise humeur

to be in a bad mood

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normal, normale

normal

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anormal, anormale

abnormal

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ordinaire

ordinary, regular, usual, simple

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vin ordinaire

ordinary table wine

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rare

rare

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etrange

strange, peculiar

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bizarre

strange, bizarre

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ridicule

ridiculous

80

se rendre ridicule

to make a fool of oneself

81

facile

easy

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difficile

difficult

83

necessaire

necessary

84

utile

useful

85

inutile

useless

86

essentiel, essentielle

essential

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aller droit a l'essentiel

to cut right to the chase

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efficace

efficient

89

inefficace

ineffective, inefficient

90

indispensable

indispensable

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exact, exacte

exact

92

inexact, inexacte

imprecise, inexact

93

precis, precise

precise

94

imprecis, imprecise

imprecise

95

vrai, vraie

true

96

faux, fausse

false, wrong

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vague

vague

98

direct, directe

direct

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indirect, indirecte

indirect

100

rapide

fast, quick, speedy

101

vif, vive

lively

102

avoir une intelligence vive

to have a quick mind

103

lent, lente

slow

104

cher, chere

expensive

105

bon marche

cheap, inexpensive

106

bon, bonne

good

107

mauvais, mauvaise

bad

108

bien

well

109

peu

little

110

beaucoup

much

111

la maniere

manner (of)

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la facon

manner (of)

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une sorte (de)

a type (of)

114

le mode

means

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le mode d'emploi

instructions for use

116

le moyen

means

117

Comment?

What?

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ainsi

thus(ly)

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aussi

also

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meme

even

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tres

very

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bien

well

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vraiment

really

124

seulement

only

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autrement

otherwise

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en general

in general, generally

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generalement

generally, usually

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d'habitude

usually, habitually

129

comme d'habitude

as usual

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normalement

normally

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surtout

especially

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vraisemblablement

probably

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au fond

deep down, essentially

134

en principe

in principle

135

en particulier

in particular

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particulierement

particularly

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exclusivement

exclusively, only

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devoir

to have to, must

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il faut que

it is necessary

140

vouloir

to wish, to want

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pouvoir

to be able (under certain conditions)

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savoir

to know how, be able (through learning)

143

dans

in, into

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sur

on

145

par

by, through

146

parmi

among

147

entre

between

148

pendant

during

149

avec

with