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Flashcards in Driving= la conduite Deck (26):
1

la circulation

traffic

2

un embouteillage

a traffic jam

3

un conducteur

a driver

4

la clé de contact

the ignition key

5

un permis de conduite

driving licence

6

la carte grise

registration papers

7

le code de la route

the highway code

8

la priorité

the right of way

9

conduire

to drive

10

mettre/ couper le contact

to swich on/ off the engine

11

mettre en marche

to start up

12

passer la 1ère

to put the car into the first gear

13

déboîter

to pull out

14

embrayer/débrayer

to let in/out the clutch

15

aller vite

to speed

16

accélérer

to speed up, to accelerate

17

ralentir

to slow down

18

freiner

to brake

19

doubler

to pass, to overtake

20

faire la queue de poisson

to cut in

21

caler

to stall

22

faire marche arrière

to reverse

23

faire demi-tour

to make a U-turn

24

faire un appel de phares

to flash one's headlights

25

céder le passage, laisser la prio

to give way, to yield

26

klaxonner

to sound the horn, to hoot