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cabane

hut

2

concours

competition

3

cours du change

exchange rate

4

foyer

home/hostel/club

5

frais

costs

6

animateur

organiser/group leader

7

arrhes

deposit

8

assurer

to insure

9

augmenter

to increase

10

battre

to beat

11

briser

to break/smash

12

cassé

broken

13

casser

to break

14

causer

to cause

15

empêcher

to prevent

16

peur

fear

17

avoir peur

to be frightened

18

avantage

advantage

19

bureau des objects trouvés

lost property office

20

commissariat de police

police station

21

conseil

advice

22

conseiller

to advise

23

coup

blow

24

coup de main

helping hand

25

coup de pied

kick

26

coup de soleil

sun burn

27

coup de téléphone

telephone call

28

déchets

rubbish

29

défendre

to forbid/to defend

30

défense de

it is forbidden to

31

se disputer

to argue

32

dommage

shame/pity

33

douane/douanier

customs/customs officer

34

environnement

environment

35

état

state

36

éteindre

to turn off/to put out

37

exagérer

to exaggerate

38

faute

fault

39

fumeé

smoke

40

fumer

to smoke

41

gaz

gas

42

inconnu

unknown/stranger

43

incroyable

unbelievable

44

indiquer

indicate

45

interdit

forbidden

46

jeter

to throw (away)

47

paisible

peaceful

48

paix

peace

49

péage

toll

50

perdre

to lose/waste

51

permettre

to let/allow

52

perte

loss/waste

53

pessimiste

pessimistic

54

pleurer

to weep/to cry

55

Police-Secours

emergency services

56

policier/policière

policeman/woman

57

pompier

fireman

58

pourboire

tip

59

punir

to punish

60

régler

to settle

61

réparation

repair

62

réparer

to repair

63

(sapeurs-)pompiers

fire brigade

64

tuer

to kill

65

il vaut la peine

it is worth the trouble

66

le vol

the flight/theft

67

voler

to fly/to steal

68

le voleur

thief

69

abîmer

to damage/to spoil

70

allumettes

matches

71

une amende

a fine

72

arrêter

to arrest/to stop

73

cambrioler

to burgle

74

cauchemar

nightmare

75

chasser

to hunt

76

commettre

to commit

77

condemner

to condemn

78

consacrer

to devote

79

conteneur pour verre usagé

bottle bank

80

contrat

contract

81

craindre

to fear

82

craintif

timid/fearful

83

défaut

failing

84

dégâts

damage

85

dépendance

addiction

86

déranger

to disturb

87

désavantage

disadvantage

88

détruire

to destroy

89

disparaître

to disappear

90

se douter

to suspect

91

échec

failure

92

échouer

to fail

93

écraser

to crush/run over

94

effet de serre

greenhouse effect

95

effrayer

to frighten

96

s'égarer

to get lost

97

empoisonner

to poison

98

enceinte

pregnant

99

hut

cabane

100

competition

concours

101

exchange rate

cours du change

102

home/hostel/club

foyer

103

costs

frais

104

organiser/group leader

animateur

105

deposit

arrhes

106

to insure

assurer

107

to increase

augmenter

108

to beat

battre

109

to break/smash

briser

110

broken

cassé

111

to break

casser

112

to cause

causer

113

to prevent

empêcher

114

fear

peur

115

to be frightened

avoir peur

116

advantage

avantage

117

lost property office

bureau des objects trouvés

118

police station

commissariat de police

119

advice

conseil

120

to advise

conseiller

121

blow

coup

122

helping hand

coup de main

123

kick

coup de pied

124

sun burn

coup de soleil

125

telephone call

coup de téléphone

126

rubbish

déchets

127

to forbid/to defend

défendre

128

it is forbidden to

défense de

129

to argue

se disputer

130

shame/pity

dommage

131

customs/customs officer

douane/douanier

132

environment

environnement

133

state

état

134

to turn off/to put out

éteindre

135

to exaggerate

exagérer

136

fault

faute

137

smoke

fumeé

138

to smoke

fumer

139

gas

gaz

140

unknown/stranger

inconnu

141

unbelievable

incroyable

142

indicate

indiquer

143

forbidden

interdit

144

to throw (away)

jeter

145

peaceful

paisible

146

peace

paix

147

toll

péage

148

to lose/waste

perdre

149

to let/allow

permettre

150

loss/waste

perte

151

pessimistic

pessimiste

152

to weep/to cry

pleurer

153

emergency services

Police-Secours

154

policeman/woman

policier/policière

155

fireman

pompier

156

tip

pourboire

157

to punish

punir

158

to settle

régler

159

repair

réparation

160

to repair

réparer

161

fire brigade

(sapeurs-)pompiers

162

to kill

tuer

163

it is worth the trouble

il vaut la peine

164

the flight/theft

le vol

165

to fly/to steal

voler

166

thief

le voleur

167

to damage/to spoil

abîmer

168

matches

allumettes

169

a fine

une amende

170

to arrest/to stop

arrêter

171

to burgle

cambrioler

172

nightmare

cauchemar

173

to hunt

chasser

174

to commit

commettre

175

to condemn

condemner

176

to devote

consacrer

177

bottle bank

conteneur pour verre usagé

178

contract

contrat

179

to fear

craindre

180

timid/fearful

craintif

181

failing

défaut

182

damage

dégâts

183

addiction

dépendance

184

to disturb

déranger

185

disadvantage

désavantage

186

to destroy

détruire

187

to disappear

disparaître

188

to suspect

se douter

189

failure

échec

190

to fail

échouer

191

to crush/run over

écraser

192

greenhouse effect

effet de serre

193

to frighten

effrayer

194

to get lost

s'égarer

195

to poison

empoisonner

196

pregnant

enceinte