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application

app

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boite à lettres électronique

email box

2

courrier

mail

3

courriel

email

4

lecteur de DVD

DVD player

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émission de télévision

television show

6

jeu (en ligne, video)

game (online, video)

7

lien informatique

informational link

8

ordinateur (portable)

computer (laptop)

9

réseau social

social network

10

traitement de texte

word processing

11

accéder à

to reach

12

afficher

to put up/display

13

bloguer

to blog

14

contacter

to contact

15

fréquenter

to go to

16

gagner du temps

to save or gain time

17

gêner

to bother/disturb

18

joindre

to join

19

se passer de

to do without

20

perdre du temps

to waste time

21

rechercher des informations

to look for information

22

regarder ses mails

to check one's email

23

surfer

to surf

24

télécharger

to download

25

un film

movie

26

des diapositives

slides

27

confidentiel(le)

confidential

28

efficace

efficient

29

instantané(e)

instantaneous

30

instantanément

instantaneously

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joignable

reachable

32

nuisible

harmful/dangerous

33

privé(e)

private

34

en ligne

online

35

de n'importe où

from anywhere

36

un ami d'enfance

childhood friend

37

un collègue

colleague

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une connaissance

aquaintance

39

un copain

chum/pal

40

un inconnu

stranger

41

un voisin

neighbor

42

aimer

to love

43

aimer bien

to be fond of

44

avoir confiance en

trust

45

compter sur

rely on

46

critiquer

criticize

47

être disponible pour

to be there for

48

être lié à

to be connected to

49

faire des reprochés a

reproach

50

pardonner

forgive

51

partager ses affaires avec

pass the time with

52

révéler les détails intimes

share secrets

53

de sa vie à

about your life

54

se confier à

confide in

55

se déranger pour

to annoy/bother

56

donner des conseils

to give advice

57

s'entendre avec

to get along with

58

se fâcher contre

to be mad at

59

soutenir

support

60

servir

to serve

61

la boisson

drink

62

gouter

taste

63

avoir faim

to be hungry

64

avoir soif

to be thirsty

65

fair la cuisine/cuisiner

to cook

66

mettre le couvert

set the table

67

le repas

meal

68

frais/fraiche

fresh

69

épicé

spicy

70

grillé

grilled

71

salé

salty

72

sucré

sweet

73

maigrir

to lose weight

74

grossir

to gain weight

75

faire la regime

to go on a diet

76

la messe

mass

77

fêter

holiday

78

la soiree

evening party

79

le gateau

cake

80

l'anniversaire

birthday

81

le jour d'an

new year's day

82

Noël

christmas

83

paques

easter

84

les jours feries

public holidays

85

la crèche

manger

86

faire la fete

celebrate

87

recevoir

recieve

88

une carte de voeux

greeting card

89

les feux d'artifice

fireworks

90

la buche de Noël

yule log

91

le sapin de Noël

christmas tree

92

eighteen years is the legal age for what particular life milestones in france

vote, drink, get married, by cigarettes, tattoos

93

how many gold medals did france win at the 2012 olympics

11

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who was the 2014 winner of the Tour de France

vincenzo nibali

95

how long is the Tour de France (days and miles)

21 days, 2,262 mi

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what is the cost of education in France

free, but registration and books cost about 150-700 euros

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who are the president and the prime minister of France

Francois Hollande, Manuel Valls

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How long is smmer vacation in france

june to september

99

what is the grading sale in france

20 point grading scale

100

what is the exam at the end of high school

baccalaureat

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what is the success rate of the final exam

87.9%

102

children in france must attend high school until at least what age

16

103

what is the national greeting of france

faire la bise

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what does service compris mean

tax and tip included in the bill

105

what is the currency in france and what is the dollar worth

euro=1.32 USD

106

which countries do not use the metric system

Liberia and Myanmar

107

how my kilometers is one mile

1.6 km

108

what is french high school called

secondary school- le lycee

109

what is the primary religion of france

catholicism

110

how are private or catholic schools funded in france

state funding

111

what is the french slogan that came as a result of the revolution

liberty, equality, fraternity

112

what soldier was burned to death in 1431

joan of arc

113

who said "i am the state"

King louis xiv

114

who led the romans into france in 52 bc

julius caesar

115

what was the Eiffel Tower built for

1889 universal exhibition

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where did france get its name

the inhabitants, the franks

117

on which river were most of the renaissance chateaux built

loire river

118

during which century did louis xiv reign

17th

119

what is the oldest structure in paris

house of Nicholas flamel

120

what famous conquest is depicted in the bayeux tapestry

norman conquest of england

121

where did the allies invade france in 1944

normandy

122

what was the final defeat of napoleon

waterloo

123

where was the peace treaty of WWI signed and who were the leaders there?

versailles
wilson- US
George- Great Britain
Orlando- italy
clemenceau- france

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what was the symbol of louis xiv

sun

125

what did marie curie discover in 1911

radium and polonium

126

who was imprisoned in the conciergerie

king louis xvi, Marie Antoinette

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how was louis xvi killed

guillotine

128

what was france called when the romans invaded

gaul

129

where could you see a bouquiniste

along the banks of the seine river

130

what was the profession of charles de gaulle

president and general

131

what would you do at a patinoire

ice skate

132

what international car race is held southwest of paris

24 heures du mans

133

what was the name of roland's sword

durendal

134

what is paris-match

magazine

135

what is a citroen

car

136

what does the last place winner at the Tour de France recieve

a red lantern

137

what would you see at the musee de jouets

toys

138

what french character had a big, long nose

cyrano de bergerac

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what author wrote about bergerac

edmond rostand

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what dance was banned in paris in the 1800s because it was too risque

the french cancan

141

how did roland die

he blew his temples out

142

what was jean-paul sartre

philosopher

143

who wrote bourgeois gentilhomme

moliere

144

what would you do at the comedie francaise

see a play

145

what is le figaro

french newspaper

146

what was Antoine de Saint Exupery

writer

147

waht is babyfoot

foosball

148

what is the tierce

commune in francec

149

when is the galette des rois eaten

first Sunday in january

150

what color of wine is used in boeuf bourguignon

red wine

151

what time do you eat supper in france

8 to 11 pm

152

why did france have to import wine in the 1860s

french wine blight caused by aphids

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what is baba au rhum

small yeast cake saturated in hard liquor

154

what animal's milk is used to make roquefort cheese

sheep

155

what celebration do you give dragees

weddings

156

what would you do in le cave

taste and store wine

157

what is creme chantilly

whipped cream

158

what is calvados

apple brandy

159

near which kind of tree can you find truffles

beech, oak, poplar, birch

160

what is a mille feuille

french creme pastry, translates to "thousand sheets"

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what is la gastroomie

practice of choosing cooking eating fine foods

162

what are marrons glaces

sweet made from candied chestnut

163

what is a tisane

herbal tea

164

what are crudites

raw vegetables and vinaigrette

165

what is a ragout

stew

166

where is the dessert spoon laid on the french table

on the top

167

what is a beignet

deep fried pastry with powdered sugar

168

what would you do at a degustation

taste wine or fine foods