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1

faire la greve

to strike (as in a labor protest strike, or student protest)

2

sortir

venir de sortir

to leave

to have just left (venir de = to have just . . . )

3

etudier (v); faire de etudes

etude(s) (n)

etudiant(e) (n)

to study

study/studies

student (m and fem)

4

la veille

la veille de Noel

the day/night before

Christmas Eve

5

se promener

to go for a walk; to stroll

6

s'ennuyer

to be bored

ennuyer = to annoy; to bore

7

une jupe (n)

a skirt

8

faire semblant

to pretend

9

lever

baisser

to raise, to lift

to drop, to lower

10

se perdre

to become lost, to get lost

(pedre = to lose)

11

il fait beau, beau temps

beautiful weather

Quel beau temps! Qu'il fait beau!

12

un nuage

cloud

13

il fait froid, chaud, frais, bon

it is cold, hot, chilly, nice

14

il fait mauvais

The weather is bad.

15

neige, neiger

snow, to snow

16

printemps, ete, automne, hiver

spring, summer, autumn/fall, winter

17

marronnier, en fleurs

horse chestnut trees, in bloom

18

ombre, soleil

shade, sun

19

ramasser, feuilles mortes, pelle

to rake, dead leaves, pile

20

bavard

talkative, chatty (adj)

21

se tromper

to be wrong, to make a mistake (v)

tromper (to deceive, v)

22

poche, boutons

pocket (n, f), buttons (n)

23

s'habiller

to get dressed, to dress up (v)

habiller (to dress, v)

24

ravissant/ravissante

ravishing (adj)

25

quand meme

just the same

26

personnage, principal, secondaire

characters, primary, secondary