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Flashcards in Vocab 11 Deck (85):
1

je parlais

I spoke, I was speaking, I used to speak

2

je finissais

I finished, I was finishing, I used to finish

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je finissais

I was finishing

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je dormais

I was sleeping

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il était

he was, used to be

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un conte

a story, tale

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affecter

to feign, to pretend

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le coeur

the heart

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un parti

a party, a match

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tendre

soft, tender

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attendir

to soften

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aimer

to love

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alors que

While, just when

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valoir mieux

to be better, to be worth more

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blesser

to wound

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se plaindre

to complain

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une plainte

a complaint

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mettre en fuite

to put to flight

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s'appeler

to be named, to be called

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dès l'aube

at dawn

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marchander

to bargain, to haggle

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le marchandage

bargaining, haggling

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l'entêtement

stubborness

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maigre

thin

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aiguë

sharp, shrill

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porter

to carry, to wear

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un mouchoir d'indienne

a calico handkerchief

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le bois

wood

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un garçon

a boy, a young man

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des immeubles

real estate, property

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une maison

a house

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appartenir à

to belong to

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dès que

as soon as

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après que

after

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quand

when

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chez

to the house of, the home of

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une nouvelle

a report, a bit of news

38

guérir

to heal, to get well

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s'installer

to move into

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tâcher

to try

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sans espérer

without hoping

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avant d'aller

before going

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Il est venu pour étudier (afin d'étudier)

He came to study (in order to study)

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ce que

that (which)

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fou

mad, foolish

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sage

wise

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faire semblant

to pretend

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faire partie de

to be informed of

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faire de mal

to wish to harm

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se faire

to happen that

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faire la cuisine

to do the cooking

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faire le ménage

to do the housework

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le pain

bread

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son devoir

her duty

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faire part de

inform of / belong to

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accroire

to believe (croire)

57

faire + infinitive

to cause

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Il fait enregistrer ses bagages

He is having his baggage checked (is causing it to be checked)

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faire venir

to send for (to cause to come)

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faire voir

to show (to cause to be seen)

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faire savoir

to inform (to cause to be known)

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faire remarquer

to point out (to cause to be noticed)

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envoyer

to send

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couler

to flow

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enfin

finally, at last

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épouser

to marry

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l'époux

the husband

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l'épouse

the wife

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blesser

to wound

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une blessure

a wound

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le blessé

the wounded person

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une remarque blessante

an unkind or cutting remark

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le sang

the blood

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saigner

to bleed

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un bifteck saignant

a rare beefstake

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sanglant

bleeding, bloody

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ravir

to ravish, to abduct, to carry off

78

un ravisseur

a ravisher, a kidnapper, an abductor

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un ravissement

a kidnapping, an abduction; rapture, delight

80

une femme ravissante

an entrancing, charming woman

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un palmier

palm tree

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un pêcher

peach tree

83

un oranger

orange tree

84

un poirier

pear tree

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un cerisier

cherry tree