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Flashcards in RA Deck (68):
1

essayer de

try to

2

assiette

napkin/plate

3

à peine

barely

4

d'un air ...

in a .... way

5

s'efforça

force himself

6

rendre

to return

7

échouer

to fail

8

nouer

to tie a knot

9

parvenir à

to succeed in doing something

10

avaler

to swallow

11

morceau

small piece (think: morsel)

12

lendemain

the next day

13

avenir

future

14

fourchette

fork

15

mince

thin (think: minced)

16

réglements

rules

17

loi

law

18

avoir tendence à

have a tendency to

19

débattre

to debate

20

parfois

sometimes

21

ni...ni...ni...

not ... or ... or ...

22

lever

to raise (think: levitate)

23

avec précipitation

very quickly, suddenly
(think: precipitously)

24

vers lui

towards him

25

d'un autre côté

on the other hand

26

ainsi

in that way, thus

27

pour ainsi dire

so to speak

28

inquiet

worried, nervous

29

léger

light, slight, not heavy

30

narquois

mocking

31

songer

to think, suppose, figure

32

orphelin

orphan

33

craindre

to fear

34

glousser

chuckle

35

preuve

proof

36

habile

skillful

37

atiré par

attracted by

38

d'un bout à l'autre

from one side to the other

39

royaume

realm, kingdom

40

choix

choice

41

dinde

turkey

42

roti

roasted

43

avec voracité

voraciously

44

costaud

hefty, beefy

45

recru

a recruit

46

guerrier

warrior

47

aigre

bitter, sour (think: vin-ager)

48

il etait de son devoir

it was his duty

49

prendre soin de

take care of

50

amélioer

improve (think: ameliorate)

51

métier

calling, profession

52

paysan

peasant

53

voisin

neighbor

54

soigner

take care of (think: soin)

55

viande

meat

56

effrayer

to scare (think: fray your nerves)

57

confier

to confide in, trust

58

souhaiter

to wish

59

enfer

hell (think: infernal)

60

frêle

frail

61

maigre

thin (think: meager)

62

affronter

to confront, get into a confrontation

63

poing

fist

64

pas forcément

not necessarily

65

cerveau

brain

66

cramoisi

crimson

67

siège

seat

68

fiche le camp

get out, scram, take a hike