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atteindre
une atteinte

reaching, achievement,attainment

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une autonomie
une autonomiste

autonomy
autonomist

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ceux-ci
ceux-la

these here (m)
those there (m)

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a lieu
a eu lieu
va avoir lieu

take place; it takes place
took place; it took place
is going to take place

5

vous arriver
s'est passer

it happened, but use this with people USE WITH ETRE
it happened, but for the past

6

feliciter
se feliciter de

congratulate
congratulate yourself, to be please or glad with

7

realization
actualization
se rendre compte de /que ach

realization
realization
to become aware of/that (something), one realizes

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preparations

preparatory, preliminary

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puissant
puissance
impuissant, désarmé, faible

powerful
power
powerless

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dieu tout puissant, le tout puissant

God all almighty, the almighty

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stress
stressant

stress
stressful

12

le chomage

unemployment

13

je suis en faveur de

I am in favor of

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s'effondrer

to collapse

15

s'ecraser

to crash

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bon prix
bon marche
bonne affaire

good price
cheap
good bargin

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à qui

to whom

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étaler

spread

19

récupérer

to get back, recover, retreive

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du, de la, de l' des

partative articles that stand for some any.
these words are replaced with En en a sentence: Est-ce que vousavez de l'eau? Oui, J'en ai. Do you have some water? yes I have some.

de l'eau instead of d'eau appears in the sentence because in the sentence before that we do not see here, the person asked for a specific type of water. If we ask only about some water without being specific then d'eau is used which means some water. The word for some or any is: de, des de la or de l'

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au plus tard

no later than

22

(une) Tenue déontractée

clothing relaxed (you could see this on an invitation)

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inconnu

unknown, unidentified, anonymous, nobody person

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aborder

to reach, to land on, approach,

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répartir,
repartition

to divide
distribution

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par tout a fait

not quite

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fadet

bland

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c'est parce que

it is because

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je n'ai jamais aimer

I never liked

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fair reparer

these words are

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faire cuire beurre

in a sentence this means the butter will cook by itself

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va etre

is going to be

33

Answers for the weather

il fait
il a fait (P.C.)
Il va faire (future)
Il va y avoir


it is
it was
it is going to be
there is going to be

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Pronouncing S in Pus:
1. pronounce the S in plus when the word appears in front of vowels and d'
2. do not pronounce the S in plus when the word appears in front of an adjective or consonant

follow the rule

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Noun Comparisons:
When comparing nouns say : moin de.....que de, plus de.....que de, autant de.....que de

E.g. je consume PLUS DE fruit QUE DE viande
Elle a achete AUTANT DE fraise QUE DE pommes

follow the rule

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Verb Comparisons:
When comparing verbs the word goes in front of the moin........ que, plus........ que, autant......que

E.g.: Il travaille PLUS QUE moi
Vous dormez AUTANT QU' eux
Elles etudient MOIN QUE lui

follow the rule

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Adverbs and Adjective Comparisons:
plus.....que
aussi.....que
moins.....que

E.g.: le caviar coute PLUS cher QUE le poulet
les oranges sont AUSSI riche en vitamine C QUE les pommes.
le vin est MONS cher QUE le champagne

follow the rule

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rabis

discount in a store for everything

39

hors de pris

outside the price

40

vous avez raison
vous avez tort

you are right
you are wrong

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c'est vrai
c'est faux

it's right
it's wrong

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mûr
mûrir

ripe
ripen

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commencant

store keeper

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ranger

tidy, clear