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Flashcards in French for Reading ch. 7 Deck (11):
1

savoir

to know

2

même (three uses)

Preceding noun: "same," "like"
Following noun: "very" (emphasis)
Anywhere else: "even" (concession)

3

Aussi (three uses)

Comparison: as…as (aussi…que)
At beginning of sentence, followed by inversion of subject/verb: "therefore" (consequence)
"Also"

4

Construction for Past Indefinite Tense

avoir + été + past ptcp. (was/were…, has/have been…)

5

ensuite

then

6

sous

under

7

tout(e)

all, any

8

empêcher

to prevent, hinder

9

prendre

to take

10

l'esprit

the spirit, the mind

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pourquoi

why