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Accident

Crash, accident, collision, smash

1

Avoir un accident

To crash, to collide with, to bump into

2

Parfum

Perfume, aroma, scent, fragrance

3

Parebrise

windshield (us), windscreen (uk)

4

Anciennete

Seniority

5

Supporter (epauler)

Stand by
Mike stands by his people 100 percent

6

Etre assure

To rest assured, to be sure

7

Un historique

Track record

8

Point bloquant

Stumbling block

9

Pour garantir le succes

For the sake of

10

Les details

Specifics (plural)

11

Etre sous pression

To be pressed for (+ noun such as money, time)

12

Valeur

Valuation, value

13

Favorablement

Favorably

14

Au cas par cas

On a case by case basis

15

Les bases

The basics

16

Grave

Severe, acute

17

Persistant

Persistent, Lingering (linguering)
I have had a lingering pain in my leg for a few weeks

18

L'hemisphere Sud

The southern hemisphere

19

J'habite dans le sud de la France

I live in the south of France

20

Etre un legume

Couch potatoes

21

Rester rassurer

To rest assured

22

Details

Specifics

23

Points bloquants

Stumbling blocks

24

Etre presse

To be pressed for time, to be in hurry

25

Avoir la parole

To have the floor

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Donner la parole

To give the floor

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Temporiser

To temporize, to gain time

28

Tentant

Tempting

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Conclure un accord

To seal an agreement