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Qu'est-ce qui vous est arriver

What happened to you

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Qu'est-ce qui 's'est passé

what happened

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a eu lieu (heir)

it took place (yesterday)

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engager

committed to someting

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surtot

especially

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lorsque

when, while, as soon as

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lors de

during, while, at the time and at the moment of

8

battisseur/batisseuse

builder ( 1 who organizes)

9

mener un carriere

to pursue or lead a career

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entante que

as

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vecture

medium between something

12

riseau

grid or network

13

ce profile ( ce is masqueline)

this profile or career

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attire l'attention sur

to bring attention

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attentat

un attack

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prise du conscience

awareness

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a l'epoque de
a l'epoque où

the time of
the time where

18

a rapporté

i.e. something that makes money or brings in money like a fund raiser

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intitule

untitled

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render possible

to make possible

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situation désespéré

desperate situation

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à été assister

this is the passive voice and means to assist and not attend

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de l'argent
de l'eau

beacoup d'eau
plus d'eau
moin d'eau
trop de ananas
pas assez de thé
plus de tomate
unbouteille d'eau

When using words that Do Not represent some form of a quantity like a cup, bottle, much, less, too much, etc. the following word must have it's article along with the de. I.e. some money, some water
some money
some water
with quantities (cup, teaspoon, much, less etc.) de remains the same and only becomes d' in front of a vowel
much water
little water
bottle of water
to many bananas
not enough tea
more tomatoes
bottle of water

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autant de.........que de
autant que or qu'...........

means "the same as" instead of using aussi
this is used with nouns
this is used when comparing verbs

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faible (fay-ble)

weakness

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fort

stronger

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par tout a fait

not quite

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fort que

stronger than

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ce
cette
ces
cet

This, masculine singular words
This, feminine singular "
This, for all plural words masculine and feminine
This, use in front of a vowel or silent h

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tont mieux

good for you

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tont pis

too bad

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habituelment

usually

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fade

bland

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c'est parce que

it's because

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s'attendre à qch

to expect something