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à (heure) at by

à (lieu) at
à cause de because
à côté de along
à demi half
à deux reprises twice
à jamais ever
à l’entour de around
à la place de instead
à moi mine
à moins que except unless
à moitié half
à peu près almost
à propos de about
à travers to through
abaissement depression
abandonner to quit to drop to surrender
to desert
abat-jour shade
abattement depression
abîme deep
abondance plenty
aborder to board
abri shelter
abriter to shelter
accepter accept
accès fit
accident crash accident
accomplir to perform
accueillir to welcome
accumuler to store
accusation charge
accuser to accuse to blame
achat buy purchase
acheter to buy to purchase
acier steel
acquérir to buy to purchase
acquisition buy purchase
acte act
acteur actor
action act
action de société share
actionner to drive to work
activiste activist
activité industry
actuel current present
addition bill
additionner to add
adjoint second
admettre (idée) to admit
admettre (quelqu’un) to admit
admettre (quelque chose) to accept
administration administration
admiration wonder
adresse skill
adulte adult
advenir to happen
aérer to air
aéroplane airplane
aéroport airport
aérostat balloon
affaire business buy thing
affairé busy
affamer to starve
affecter to affect
afficher to bill
affiler to edge
affranchir to free
affronter to face
âge age
agence agency office
agent officer
agglomération city
agir to act to deal
agitation riot
agiter to wave
agréable nice
agréer to accept to approve
agression aggression
agriculture agriculture
aider to help to assist to aid
aïeul ancestor
aigu sharp
aiguiser to edge
aile wing
aimer to love to like
air air look
aire area
aisance comfort
aise ease
aisé easy
ajourner to postpone
ajouter to add
ajusté tight
ajuster to fit to balance
alambic still
album album
alimenter to feed to fuel
alléger to ease
aller to go to walk
allié ally
allumer to light
allumette match
alors then
amarrer to seize
amasser to gather
ambassade embassy
âme soul mind
améliorer to improve to better
amende fine
amener to bring to lead
ami friend
amincir to thin
amour love
amusement fun
anarchie anarchy
ancêtre ancestor
ancien former ancient
angle angle
animal animal
animé (rue, zone) busy
anneau link
année year
annexer (document) to attach
anniversaire anniversary
annonce advertisement
annoncer to announce
annulé off
annuler to cancel
antérieur former
aplanir to smooth
apparaître to appear
appareil device
appareil photo camera
appartement flat
appartenir to belong
appel call appeal
appeler to call to term
applaudir to cheer
applaudissements cheer
apporter to bring
appréhender to arrest
apprendre to learn to hear to gather
apprêter to dress to surface
approcher to near
approuver to approve to pass
approvisionner to supply
approximatif rough
appui rest
appuyer to press to support to second
âpre rough
après after
arbitrage award
arbre tree
archives record
ardeur spirit
argent money silver
argumenter to argue
arme weapon
arme à feu gun
armée army
armée de l’air air force
armement equipment
armer to arm
armes arm
arracher to tear
arranger to compromise
arrestation arrest
arrêt stop
arrêter to stop to arrest to block
to fix to hold to order
arrière back
arrivée finish
arriver to arrive to come to get
to happen
arriver à la vie to be born
arrondir to round
arroser to water
art art
articulation joint
artillerie artillery
ascenseur lift
ascension climb
assaisonner to season
assassiner to murder
assaut storm
asseoir to seat
assez enough
assiette plate
assister to assist to aid
assister à to attend
assortiment set
assortir to match
assortir to sort
assujetti subject
assujettir to subject
assurance insurance
assurer to enforce
astronomie astronomy
atmosphère atmosphere
atomique nuclear
attacher to tie to attach
attaque attack fit
attaquer to attack to raid
atteindre to reach to hit to affect
atteler team
attendre to wait to expect to long
attente wait
attention care attention
atterrir to land
attirance appeal
attirer to appeal
attraper to catch to trick
au (lieu) at
au lieu de instead
au loin away
au loin off
au milieu de among
au moment où as
au sujet de about
aucun no
au-dessous under
au-dessous de below
au-dessus de above
augmentation increase raise
augmenter to grow to increase to rise
aujourd’hui today
aussi also as so
too
autant que as
autobus bus
autochtone native
automatique automatic
automne fall autumn
automobile car automobile
autorité authority control power
autour around
autour de about
autre other else
autrefois once
autrement else
auxiliaire du futur will
auxiliaire formant le conditionnel should
auxiliaire formant le futur shall
avaler to swallow
avancé forward
avancement process
avancer to forward to progress to gain
avare mean
avec with
avenir future
averti awake
avertir to warn
aveugle blind
avion airplane
avis opinion warning
avisé awake
avoir to have
avoir (ex: chaud) to be
avoir confiance to trust
avoir faim to starve
bâbord port
bagarrer to riot
baguette stick
baigner to wash
bain swim
baiser to kiss
baisse fall
balancement rock
balancer to balance to rock to scale
balle ball
balle (projectile) bullet
ballon balloon
banc (en mer) bank
bande crew
bannir to ban
bannissement ban
banque bank
banquette bank
barre rail
barrer to bar
barrière barrier rail
bas low mean bottom
base base bottom
baser to base to ground
bataille battle fight
bateau ship boat
bâtiment building structure
bâtir to build to raise
bâtisse building
bâton stick
battement beat
battre to beat to defeat
bavardage talk
bavarder to talk
beau beautiful fine fair
beaucoup many much far
bébé baby
bêcher to dig
belle beautiful
bénéfice profit
béni holy
berge bank
besogne job
besoin want
beurre butter
beurrer to bury
bibliothèque library
bidon can
bien well nice
bien clos tight
bien portant healthy
bien que although though
bientôt soon
bienvenue welcome
bijou jewel
bille ball
biologie biology
bizarre strange wild
blague joke
blâme blame
blâmer to blame
blanc white clean
blé wheat corn
blesser to injure to wound
blessure wound injure hurt
bleu blue
bloquer to bar to block to freeze
boire to drink
bois wood
boisson drink
boîte box can tin
bombarder to shell
bombe bomb
bon fair
bon good nice kind
bondir to spring
bord side edge board
border to line
bordure border
bouche mouth
bouchée bite
bouchon cork
boule ball
boulet de canon ball
boulot job
bourse change
bourse exchange
bouteille bottle
bouton button
boutonner to bury
boycott boycott
boycotter to boycott
branche branch
bras arm
brave brave
braver to brave
bref brief
briefer to brief
brillant bright shining
briller to shine
brique brick
brise air
briser to break
brisure break
brosse brush
brosser to brush
brouillard fog
bruit noise sound
brûler to burn
brûlure burn
brume mist
brun brown
brusquement short
bruyant loud
budget budget
bulletin de vote ballot
bureau office agency
but goal aim purpose
target object
cabinet cabinet
cacher to hide
cadeau gift present
cadran face
cadre frame
cadrer to square
café coffee
cahier book copy
caisse box case
calcul count
cale (avion) hold
caleçon short
calme calm cool
calmer to calm to cool to quiet
to still
camion truck
camp camp
campagne country
campagne militaire campaign
camper to camp
canal tube
cancer cancer
candidat candidate
canne stick
canon gun
caoutchouc rubber
capable able
capital capital
caprice humor
capture capture
capturer to capture
carburant fuel
carillon bell
carré square
carte card map
cas case
casser to break
casserole pan
cause cause
cause (juridique) case
causer to cause
caution security
ce this
ce que what
ce qui what
ce soir tonight
ceci this
céder to give to surrender
célèbre famous
célébrer to celebrate
célibataire single
celles-ci these
cendre ash
cent hundred
centre center
centre middle
centrer to center
cependant however yet
cercle circle
cérémonie ceremony
certain certain sure
cerveau brain
ces these
cesser leave
cet this
cette this
cette nuit tonight
ceux-ci these
chacun each every
chagrin trouble
chaîne chain
chaînon link
chair meat
chaleur heat
chaleureux warm
chambre room
champ field
champion champion
chance luck
change exchange
changement change
changement turn
changer to change to turn
chanter to sing
chapeau hat
chaque each every
charbon coal
charge charge load trust
chargement load
charger to charge to load
chargeur magazine
charmer to appeal
charpente frame
chasse hunt chase
chasser to hunt to blow to chase
to drive to oust
chat cat
chatte cat
chaud hot warm
chauffer to heat to warm
chaussée road
chausser to shoe
chaussure shoe
chef chief head
chemin road way
chemise shirt
cher dear
chercher to search to seek
chéri sweet
cheval horse
chevelure hair
cheveu hair
chez soi home
chien dog
chimie chemistry
chimique chemical
choc clash shock
choisir to choose to single
choquer to clash to shock
chose thing
chronométrer to time
chute drop
cible target
cicatriser to heal
ci-dessus above
ciel sky
cinéma picture
cinq five
cinquante fifty
cinquième fifth
circonstance critique emergency
circulation traffic
circuler to move
cité city
citoyen citizen
citoyens people
civil civilian
clair clear light
clairsemé thin
classer to rate
clé key
climat climate
cloche bell
clou nail
clouer to nail
cochon pig
cœur heart
coffre box chest
coffre-fort safe
cohue crush
col collar
colère anger heat
colis parcel
colle paste
collecte collect
collecter to collect
collection set
collège college
coller to paste to stick
collier collar
colline hill
colonie colony
colorier to color
combat fight battle
combattre to fight
combiner to combine
combustible fuel
comédien actor
comité committee
commande order
commander to order to command
comme like
commencement start
commencer to begin to start
comment ? how?
commentaire comment
commenter to comment
commerce trade
commercer to trade to deal
commode chest
commotion shock
commun common average
communauté community
communiquer to communicate
compagnie company
comparer to compare
compassion sympathy
compenser to balance
compétent able
complet full complete
compléter to complete
complexe complex
complimenter to congratulate
comporter to include
comprendre to understand to include
compromis compromise
comptant cash
compte account count
compte rendu report account
compter to count to account
concerner to concern
concevoir to design
concurrencer to compete
condamner to sentence to condemn to blame
condition condition
conduire to lead to drive to head
conduit tube
conduite drive lead
conférence conference
confiance trust
confier to trust
confirmer to confirm
conflit clash dispute
confort comfort
congé holiday permit
congédier to dismiss
congrès conference congress
conjointe wife
connaissance knowledge
connaître to know
connecter to connect
conquérir to win
conseil (réunion) board
conseiller to advise
consentir to agree
conservateur conservative
conserver to keep
considérer to consider
consoler to comfort
construction frame
construire to build
consultation conference
contaminer to infect
contemporain then
contenir to contain to hold to restrain
contenter to please
contenu restrain suppressed
continent continent
continuer to continue to keep
contraindre to enforce
contre against
contrée country
contrôle control
contrôler to supervise to control to inspect
convenable fit
convenir to fit to agree
convention convention
conversation talk
convier to invite
coopérer to cooperate
copie copy
copier to copy
coquille shell
cordage rope
corde rope
corps body
corpulent fat
correct right correct
corriger to correct
corrompre to infect to pollute
côte coast
côté side
coter to price
coton cotton
côtoyer to coast
cou neck
couche bed
couler to flow
couleur color paint
coup blow hit shoot
coup de pied kick
coupable guilty
coupe cup
couper to cut
coupure cut
cour court
courage nerve
courageux brave
courant current
courber to bend
courbure bend
courir to run to race
couronner to top
courrier mail
courroucé angry
courroux anger
cours rate
course race run ride
court short brief
courtiser to court
coût cost
couteau knife
coûter to cost
coutume custom use
couvercle cover
couvercle top
couverture cover blanket
couvrir to cover to roof
craindre to fear
crainte fear
cravate tie
crayon pencil
créature creature
crédit credit
créditer to credit
créer to create
creuser to dig to hollow
creux hollow
cri shout
crier to shout to cry
crime crime
criminel criminal
crise crisis
critique blame
critiquer to criticize
croire to believe to think
croître to grow
crue rise
cueillir to gather
cuisiner to cook
cuisinier cook
culture culture
d’ailleurs then
d’après from
danger danger
dans in into
dans ce cas then
danse dance
danser to dance
date date
davantage more
de of from
de bonne heure early
de l’autre côté de across
de laine wool
de niveau level
de nouveau again
débarquer to land
débat debate
débattre to argue to debate
début start
débuter to begin
déchaîner to loose
décharge release
décharger to release
déchirer to tear
déchirure tear
décider to decide to settle to choose
déclamer to mouth
déclarer to declare
décompter to number
découvrir to discover to find
décrire to describe
décroître to decrease
dedans in
défaite defeat
défendre to defend to champion
défendre to forbid
déficit deficit
défier to brave
défilé parade
définir to define
définitivement dead
dégât waste
degré degree step
déguster to taste
dehors out
déjà already
déjouer to defeat
délai delay
délicat delicate
délivrance rescue
délivrer to rescue
demain tomorrow
demande request demand claim
demander to demand
demander to request
demander (faveur) to ask
demander des secours to appeal
déménager to move
demeure home place
demeurer to hold
demeurer to remain
démissionner to quit to resign
démocratie democracy
démontrer to demonstrate to argue
dénier to deny
dénoncer to denounce
dent tooth
départ start
dépêche wire
dépeindre to picture
dépendre de to depend
dépense cost
dépenser to spend
déplacer to move to remove
déplacer to transport
déployer to deploy
déporter to transport
dépôt store
dépression depression
depuis from since
dérangé insane
derechef again
dernier last
dernièrement last
derrière behind
dés à présent already
désarmer to disarm
désert wild
déserter to desert
déshonorer to shame
design design
désigner to appoint to nominate
désir desire wish
désirer to desire
dessein aim purpose
desserré loose
dessin design
dessiner to design
dessus on over
destiner to design
désunir to separate
détaché separate
détacher to separate
détail detail
détailler to detail
détenir to restrain
détermination resolution
détourner (un avion) to hijack
détroit narrow
détruire to destroy to wreck
dette debt
deux two
deux fois twice
deuxième second
devant before front
développement process
développer to develop
devenir to become to get to grow
to turn to go
devenir visible to appear
devis estimate
devise device
devoir "must"
devoir duty
devoir to owe
dictateur dictator
diète diet
dieu god
différent different
différer to delay to postpone
difficile hard
diffuser to broadcast
digérer to stomach
dilater to expand
diligence industry
diluer to thin
diminuer to decrease to reduce to fall
diminution decrease
dîner dinner
diplomate diplomat
diplomatie policy
diplôme degree
dire to say to tell
direct direct right
directement straight
directeur général president
direction direction lead way
diriger to lead to control to direct
discours speech talk
discussion debate dispute
discuter to argue to debate to discuss
to dispute
disparaître to disappear
dispense excuse
dispositif device
dispute debate dispute
disputer to dispute
disputer (se) to argue
disque disk record
disque de musique album
dissident dissident
dissimuler to cover
dissoudre to solve
distance distance
distancer to distance
distinction honor
dit say
diviser to divide
dix ten
docteur doctor
document document
documenter to document
doigt finger
dollar dollar
dominer to rule to top
dommage damage
don gift present
donc then so
donner to give to hand
donner l’impression de to appear
donner sur to face
dormir to sleep
dos back
doter to gift
doubler to line
doucement soft
douer to gift
douleur pain
doute doubt
douter to doubt
doux soft smooth sweet
douze twelve
drain drain
drainer to drain
drap cloth
drapeau flag
dresser to raise to train
drogue drug
droguer to drug
droit right straight true
duty claim
drôle fun
drôlerie fun
du jour today
dune down
duper to fool to trick
dur hard
durant during
durer to last
duvet down
eau water
écaille scale shell
écailler to scale
échange exchange
échanger to exchange
échapper to slip
échelle scale
échouer to fail to ground
éclaircir to explain to clear
éclairer to light
éclat shine
éclatant bright
éclater to burst to explode
école school
écologie ecology
économie economy
économiser to save to husband
écorcher to skin
écoulement flow issue
écouter to listen
écrasement crush
écraser to crush
écrire to write
édifice building
édifier to build
éditer to publish
éducation education
éduquer to train
effectuer to effect
effet effect
effort effort push
effrayer to frighten
égal equal even
également also too
égaliser to even
église church
élargissement release
élastique elastic
électricité electricity
élever to raise
elle she her it
elles they them
éloge praise
éloigné far
éloigner to remove
embarcation boat
embouchure mouth
embouteiller to bottle
embranchement branch
embrasser to kiss to include
émettre to issue
émeute riot
emmagasiner to store
emmener to carry
émotion emotion
émouvoir to move
empêcher to prevent to stop to bar
empierrer to stone
empire rule
emplacement seat
emploi job trade use
employ
employer to employ
empoisonner to poison
emportement anger
emporter to carry
emprunt loan
emprunter to borrow
en into
en abondance plenty
en arrière back
en avant before
en avant forward
en bas down
en cours current
en dehors de without
en dépit de although
en dessous de below
en direction de toward
en excès de over
en face opposite
en haut up
en liquide cash
en opposition à against
en outre again
en raison de because
en relation avec respect
en retard late
en retard slow
en totalité whole
en travers de across
en vie alive
en vie live
encadrer to frame
encaisser to cash
enceinte pregnant
encercler to circle
enchaîner to chain
encore still more yet
again another
encourager to urge
endommager to damage to injure
endroit place
énergie energy
enfant child
enflure inflation
enfouir to bury
enfreindre to violate
engager to involve
engager à to invite
engendrer to father
engloutir to swallow
enlever to remove
ennemi enemy
ennui trouble worry
énonciation say
énorme huge
enquêter to investigate
enraciner to root
enrôler to list
enrouler to wind
enseigne sign
enseignement education
enseigner to teach to school
ensemble together
ensevelir to bury
ensuite next
entamer to begin
entendre to hear
enterrer to bury
entier whole
entourage environment surround
entourer to surround
entraîner to train to involve
entre between
entremise agency
entrepôt store
entreprise business firm concern
entrer dans to enter
entretien conference
envahir to invade
enveloppe budgétaire budget
environ about
environner to surround
environs surround
envisager to consider
envoyer to send
épais thick
épargner to save
épave wreck
épi (de maïs) ear
épier to spy
époque age
épouse wife
épouser to marry
épousseter to dust
époux husband
épreuve test trial print
éprouver to test to experience
équerre square
équilibre balance
équilibrer to balance
équipage crew
équipe team
équipement equipment kit
ériger to raise
erreur mistake
erreur slip
erroné wrong
érudition learn
escalader to climb to scale
esclave slave
espace space room
espacer to space
espèce kind
espèces cash
espérer to hope
espion spy
espionner to spy
espoir hope
esprit mind spirit
esquiver to avoid
essai test trial try
essayer to try to attempt
essence gas
est east
estampe print
estimation estimate rate
estimer to rate to value
estomac stomach
estrade stand
et and
établi establish
établir to settle to plant
étage floor story
étagère shelf
étai stay
étain tin
étaler to spread
étamer to tin
étayer to stay
été summer
éteint off
étendre to spread to expand to stretch
to extend
étendue area spread stretch
éternuement sneeze
éternuer to sneeze
ethnique ethnic
étoile star
étoiler to star
étonnement wonder
étonner to surprise
étouffer to suppress
étrange strange
étranger foreign
être to be
être assis to sit
être d’accord to agree
étroit narrow tight
étude study
étudier to study
étui case
eux them
évaluer to estimate to rate to prize
évaporer to steam to evaporate
évasion escape
éveillé awake
événement event incident
évidence evidence
évincer to oust
éviter to avoid to save
exact right true
examiner to examine
excellent excellent
excepter to except
excursion trip
excuse excuse
excuser to excuse
exécuter to execute
exemplaire copy
exemple example
exercer to exercise
exercice exercise
exhorter to urge
exiger to require to demand
exil exile
exiler to exile
exister to be to exist
expédient device
expédier to forward to ship
expérience experience experiment
expérimenter to experiment
expert expert
expliquer to explain
exploiter to work
explorer to explore
exploser to burst to explode
explosion burst
exportation export
exporter to export
exposer au soleil sun
exprès express
express express
exprimer to express to word to voice
extra extra
extrême extreme
fabrique factory
fabriquer to manufacture
façade face front
fâché angry
facile easy
facilité ease
façon make
facture bill
facturer to bill
faible weak soft
faiblir to fail
faim hunger
faire to do to make
faire appel to appeal
faire attention to mind
faire briller to shine
faire du tort to wrong
faire équipe to team
faire exploser to blow
faire feu to fire
faire halte to halt
faire la guerre to war
faire mal to hurt
faire naufrage to wreck
faire observer to enforce
faire obstacle to block
faire part de to announce
faire partie de to belong
faire payer to charge
faire pousser to grow
faire signe to signal
faire souffrir to pain
faire taire to silence
faire un pas to step
faire voile to sail
fait fact
faîte top
falloir to must
famille family
farouche fierce
fatigué tired
faute fail
faute mistake
faux pas trip
féliciter to congratulate
femelle female
féminin female
femme woman wife female
fenêtre window
fer iron
fer à cheval shoe
fer blanc tin
ferme fast firm
fermer to close to shut
fermer à clé to lock
féroce fierce
ferrer to shoe
fertile fertile
fête holiday
feu fire
fidèle true
fil métallique wire
filer to tail
fille girl daughter
film film movie
fils son
fin end close finish
quick
final final
finance finance
financer to finance
finir to end to finish
firme firm
fixer to attach to fix
flanc side
fléchir to bend
fleur flower
fleurir to flower
fleuve river
flot flow
flotter to float
fluide fluid
flux flow
foire fair
fois time
fonction office
fonctionnaire officer
fond bottom ground
fondement base
fonder to ground to establish to base
fontaine well
force force might
forcer to force
forces armées military
forêt forest
format size
formation education
forme form shape
formel express
former to shape to make to form
formulaire form
fort strong
fortune wealth
fou fool insane
fouet cat
fouiller to search
foule mob
fournir to supply
fourniture supply
foyer home
fracas crash smash
fracasser to smash
frais cool fresh new
franchement straight
frapper to strike to hit to beat
frein brake
freiner to brake
frelater doctor
frère brother
froid cold
fromage cheese
froment wheat
front front
frontière border
fruit fruit
fuir to fly to leak to escape
fuite leak escape
fumée smoke
fumer to smoke
fusée rocket
fusil gun
futur future
gâcher to waste
gages pay
gagner to earn to win to gain
gain win gain
garantie guarantee security
garantir to guarantee
garçon boy
garde guard watch
garde-à-vous attention
garder to keep to guard
gare station
gaspillage waste
gaspiller to waste
gauche left
gaz gas
geler to freeze
général general
genre kind sort
gens people
geôle jail
gestion administration
gibier game
glace ice
glissade slide
glissement slide
glisser to slip to slide
glorifier to praise
gosier swallow
goût taste
goûter to taste
goutte drop
gouvernement government
gouvernement (exécutif) administration
gouverner to govern to rule
grâce mercy
grain corn
graisser to oil
grand large great tall
big
grandeur size
gras fat
gratuit free
grève strike
grimper to climb
gris gray
gros big
grossier rough
groupe group
grouper to group
guérir to cure to heal
guérison cure
guerre war
gueule mouth
guide guide
guider to guide
habile able expert
habiller to dress
habit coat
habituel usual
haine hate
haïr to hate
halte halt
harmonie harmony
hasard chance
hâte hurry
hâter to hurry to speed
hausse rise
haut high tall
héberger to house
hélicoptère helicopter
herbe grass
hésiter to doubt
hésiter entre to balance
heure hour time
heureux happy well
heurter to hit
hier yesterday
hirondelle swallow
histoire history story
hiver winter
hiverner to winter
homme man
honnête honest fair straight
honneur honor
honorer to honor
honte shame
hôpital hospital
horloge clock
horrible horrible
hostile hostile
hôtel hotel
huile oil
huiler to oil
huit eight
humain human
humecter to wet
humeur humor spirit
humide wet
humour humor
ici here
idée idea
identifier to identify
idiome tongue
il he it
il y a (+ période) ago
île island
illégal illegal
ils they
image picture
imaginer to imagine
imaginer to think
immédiat immediate
immédiatement straight
immeuble building
immobile still
impliquer to involve
importance matter
important important
importation import
importer to import to matter
imposer to tax
impôt tax
impression feel
impression print
imprimer to print
impulsion urge
incident incident
incriminer to blame to accuse
incursion raid
indépendant independent
indigène native
indiquer to point
individu individual
individuel individual
industrie industry manufacture
infecter to infect
infirmerie hospital
inflation inflation
influence influence
influencer to influence
information information intelligence
informations news
informer to brief to inform
ingénieur engineer
inhumer to bury
injecter to inject
innocent innocent
inquiéter to worry to concern
inscription record
insensé insane wild
insipide flat
inspecter to inspect
instruction direction learn
instruire to brief to school
instrument instrument
insuffisant short
insulte insult
insulter to insult
intense intense
interdire to forbid
intéresser to concern
intérêt interest concern
international international
interroger to question to examine
interrompu suspend
intervenir to interfere
intimider to threaten
inventer to invent
investir to invest
inviter to invite
irrité angry
issue issue
jadis once
jaillir to spring
jamais never
jambe leg
jardin garden
jardiner to garden
jaune yellow
jaunir to yellow
je I
jet throw
jeter to throw
jeter un projectile to aim
jeu play game sport
jeune young
jeûne fast
jeûner to fast to diet
joindre to join to link
joindre à to add
jointure joint
joli nice fine
jouer to perform
jouer to play
jouer (une pièce) to act
jouir de to enjoy
jour day light
journée day
joyau jewel
juge judge
jugement trial sentence
juger to judge to sentence
jupe skirt
jurer to swear
jury jury
jusqu’à through
jusqu’à ce que until
juste fair
juste just straight fair
justement just
l’un et l’autre both
l’un ou l’autre either
la it
la the
là there
la leur theirs
la mienne mine
là où where
la politique politics
la sienne hers
la sienne his
la tienne yours
la vôtre yours
laboratoire laboratory
lac lake
lâche loose
lâcher to loose
laine wool
laisser to leave
laisser passer to pass
lait milk
laiton brass
lame blade
lancer to throw
langage language
langue language tongue
lapider to stone
laquelle which
large wide
largement wide
las tired
laver to wash
le it
le the
le leur theirs
le long de along
le mien mine
le nôtre ours
le plus most
le sien hers
le sien his
le tien yours
le vôtre yours
légal legal
léger light
légume vegetable
lendemain tomorrow
lent slow
lequel which
les the
les deux ensemble both
les leurs theirs
les siennes hers
les siennes his
les siens hers
les siens his
les vôtres yours
lesquelles which
lesquels which
lessive wash
lettre letter
leur their
lever to lift
lèvre lip
libérer to free to release
liberté freedom
libre free clear
liège cork
lien link
lier to tie to connect to attach
lier avec une corde to rope
lieu place
ligne line
limite limit
limiter to limit
liquide liquid
lire to read
lisière edge
lisse smooth
lisser to smooth
liste list
lit bed
livre (à lire) book
local local
locomotive engine
loger to house
loi law
loin away
loin far
lointain far
long long
longtemps long
lorsque when
lot parcel
louange praise
louer to praise
lourd heavy big
loyal loyal
lui he him it
lumière light
lumineux bright
lune moon
lutte struggle fight
lutter to struggle
ma my
machine engine machine
mademoiselle miss
magasin store magazine
magazine magazine
magistrat judge
mai may
main hand
main-d’œuvre labor
maintenant now
maintenir to support
maire mayor
mais but
maïs corn
maison house home
maîtriser to contain to control
majorité majority
majuscule capital
mal evil hurt ill
malade ill
malade sick
maladie disease
mâle male
malheur evil
mandat order
manger to eat
manier to finger
manière way
manifestation protest
manifester to demonstrate
mannequin model
manœuvrer to work
manque lack miss fail
want
manquer to lack to miss to want
manufacturer to manufacture
marche march step walk
marché market
marcher to walk to march
mari husband
marier to marry
marine navy
marque mark
marquer to mark
marron (couleur) brown
mars march
massif solid
match match
matériel material
matière matter material
matin morning
mauvais bad evil wrong
ill
mécanicien engineer
méchant bad
mèche lock
médecine medicine
média media
médicament drug medicine
médiocre mean
meilleur (comparatif) better
meilleur (le, la) best
mélange mix
mélanger to mix
membre member
même same even self
même chose same
mémoire memory
menacer to threaten
mensonge lie
mental mental
mentir to lie
mer sea
merci thank
mère mother parent
mérite desert
merveille wonder
merveilleux wonderful
message message
mesure measure beat
mesuré restrain
mesurer to measure to size
métal metal
méthode method system
métier trade business
métro tube
mettre to put
mettre à l’aise to ease
mettre à l’amende to fine
mettre en boîte to box
mettre en cercle to circle
mettre en évidence to betray
mettre en vente to market
meuble cabinet
meurtre murder
midi noon
mieux better
milieu middle environment
militaire military
mille thousand
milliard billion
millier thousand
million million
mince thin
mine look mine
miner to mine
mineur minor
ministre minister
minute minute
miséricorde mercy
modèle design model
modeler to model
modéré moderate
modérer to moderate
moderne modern
mœurs moral
moi me myself
moindre less minor
moins less
mois month
moitié half
moment time while
mon my
monde world
monnaie change money
mont hill
montagne mountain
montant amount
montée rise
monter to rise to climb
monter (cheval) to ride
montre watch
montrer to show
moral moral
morale moral
morceau piece
mordre to bite
morsure bite
mort dead
mot word
moteur engine
motif cause account
motif ground
mou soft
mouche fly
mouillé wet
mourir to die
mouvement move
moyen average device mean
moyenne average
moyenner to average
munir to supply
munitions ammunition
mur wall
muraille wall
mûrir to age
muscle muscle
musique music
mystère mystery
mystifier to trick
nage swim
nager to swim
naissance birth
naître to be born
narration tell
natif native
nation nation
naturel natural
naufrage wreck
naviguer to sail
navire ship
ne… pas not
nécessaire necessary
nécessité must
neige snow
neiger to snow
nerf nerve
nervure nerve
nettoyer to clean to clear
neuf new nine
neutre neutral
neuvième ninth
nez nose
ni neither
nier to deny
niveau level
niveler to level
nœud tie
noir black
nom name
nombre number
nommer to name to appoint to term
non no not
non plus neither
nord north
normal normal average
nos our
note bill note
noter to note
notre our
nouer to tie
nourrir to feed
nourriture food feed
nous we us
nouveau new fresh
nouvelles news
noyau stone
nuage cloud
nuance shade
nucléaire nuclear
nuire to injure
nuit night
nul no
nulle part nowhere
nullement nothing
numéroter to number to page
obéir to obey
objecter to object
objectif target
objet object thing purpose
obligation must
obscurcir to cloud to darken
observer to eye
observer to observe
obstacle barrier
obtenir to get
obus shell
occasion chance
occupation business
occupé busy
occuper to occupy
océan ocean
odeur smell
œil eye
œuf egg
offensant offensive
offensif offensive
offensive offensive
office office
officiel official
officier to officer
offre offer
offrir to offer to present
oiseau bird
ombrager to shade
ombre shade
on it
ondulation wave
onduler to wave
ongle nail
onze eleven
opérer to operate
opinion opinion sense sentence
thought
opposé opposite
opposer son veto to veto
oppresser to oppress
opprimer to oppress
or gold
orage storm
orange orange
ordinaire usual average
ordinateur computer
ordonnance order
ordonner to order to direct
ordre command direction order
ordure refuse
oreille ear
organiser to organize
os bone
osciller to rock
ossature frame
otage hostage
ou or
où where
ou bien or either else
oublier to forget
ouest west
oui yes
outil kit
outil tool
ouvert open
ouvrir to open
page page
paginer to page
pain bread
pair even
paix peace
panier basket
panneau sign
pantalon pants
papier paper
paquet parcel
par by from through
par comparaison avec against
parade parade
parader to parade
paraître to appear
parallèle parallel
parce que because why
par-dessus over
pardonner to forgive
pareil like such match
parent parent
parfait perfect
parlement parliament
parler to speak to talk to tell
parmi among
parole speech word
parquet floor
part share part
partager to share to part to parcel
particulier individual special
particulièrement especially
partie party part parcel
partir to leave
partir en retraite to retire
pas step
pas de… no
passage court pass
passager passenger
passe pass
passé past
passeport passport
passer to pass
pâte paste
patient patient
patrie home
patte leg
pauvre poor
pavillon flag
paye pay
payer to pay
pays country
peau skin hide
pêcher to fish
peindre to paint
peindre to picture
peiner to slave
peinture paint
peler to skin
pellicule film
penchant taste
pendant during for
pendant que while
pendre to hang
pendule clock
pénible hard
pensée thought
penser to think
penser que to believe
pension board
percevoir to collect to charge
perdre to lose
père father parent
perfectionner to improve
période period
permanent permanent
permettre to permit to suffer
permis permit
permission leave
personne individual person
personnel private
perte miss waste
pesant heavy
peser to balance
petit small little
petit pain roll
pétrole oil
peu little few
peuple people
peupler to people
phrase sentence
physique physical
pièce room piece part
pied foot leg
pierre stone
pilote pilot
piloter to pilot
pipe pipe
piquer to stick
piquer (insecte) to bite
pire worse
piste path
pitié mercy
place place seat
placer to place to seat to set
to station to invest
plaire to please
plaisanter to joke
plaisanterie joke
plaisir fun
plan plan
planche board plate
plancher floor
planifier to program
plante plant
planter to plant to set
plaque plate
plastique plastic
plat flat
plein full
pleurer to cry
pleuvoir to rain
plier to bend
pluie rain
plume feather pen
plus more
plus bas que below
plus mal worse
plusieurs several
pluvieux wet
poche pocket
poids weight
poil hair
poing fist
point point
pointe nail
pointer to aim
pointu sharp
pointure size
poison poison
poisson fish
poitrine chest
police police
policer to police
polir to surface
polir à l’abrasif to sand
politique policy
polluer to pollute
pomme apple
pomme de terre potato
pont bridge
populace mob
populaire popular
population population
porc pig
port port
porte door
portée reach
porter to carry to wear
portière door
poser to put
poser une question to ask
position position fix
positionner to position
posséder to own to possess
possible possible
poste station
poster to mail
poudre powder
poudrer to powder
pour for to
pour cent percent
pourquoi why
poursuite chase
poursuivre un but to aim
pourtant however
pourvoir to supply to provide to store
poussée push urge
pousser to push to urge to grow
to drive
poussière dust
pouvoir "can" "may" "might
pouvoir power rule
pratique custom
préavis warn
précédent former
précoce early
prédilection taste
premier first former
prendre to take
prendre d’assaut to storm
prendre dans la main to cup
prendre pension to board
prendre plaisir à to enjoy
prendre rendez-vous to date
préoccuper to trouble
près near
près de near close by
prescrire appoint
présent gift present
présenter to present
président chairman president
presque almost about
presse media press
pressentir to sense
presser to press
pression pressure press
prêt ready loan
prétendre que to argue
prêter to end
prêter serment to swear
prétexte cover
prétoire court
prêtre minister
preuve evidence
prévenir to warn to prevent
prier to pray to desire
principal main
printemps spring
pris de peur afraid
prise catch take
priser to prize to treasure
prison jail prison
privé private
prix price charge prize
probable probable
problème problem issue trouble
processus process
prochain next
proche near
proclamer to claim
produire to produce
profaner to violate
professeur professor
profit profit return
profiter to profit
profond deep sound
profondément deep
profondeur deep
programme program
programmer to program
progrès progress
progresser to progress
projet project
projeter to plan to design to frame
to project
prolonger to extend
promenade walk ride drive
proposer to propose
proposition de loi bill
propre clean own
propriété property
protéger to protect
protestation protest
protester to protest
prouver to prove to evidence to argue
province country
provision supply
prudent careful
public public general
publicité advertisement
publier to issue to publish
puis then
puisque since
puissance power might
puits well
pulvériser to powder
punir to punish
pur pure
qu’est-ce que what
qualité quality
quand when
quand ? when
quant à for
quantité deal
quantité de amount
quarante forty
quart watch
quartier général headquarters
quasi almost
quatre four
que that
que (comparatif) than
quel which
quelques some few
question question issue subject
questionner to question
queue tail
qui which
qui who
quinze fifteen
quitter to leave to quit
quoi what
quoique although though
raccommoder to repair
race race
racine root
radar radar
radiation radiation
radio radio
raid raid
rail rail
raison reason
raisonner to reason
ralentir to slow
rampe rail
rapide fast quick
rapport report relation
rare rare
rarement seldom
ratifier to approve
ravitailler to fuel
rayon shelf ray
rayonnement radiation
réagir to react
réaliste realistic
rebus reject
rebut refuse waste
récent late new
récession recession
recevoir to get to receive
recherche research search
rechercher to investigate
récit tell
réclamation claim
réclamer to claim to require
recommander to advise
récompense reward award prize
récompenser to reward to award
réconforter to comfort
reconnaître to recognize to know
record record
recouvrer to recover
rectifier to correct
rectiligne straight
recueillir to collect
recul recession
reculer to back
reddition to surrender
réduire to reduce
réel real
réfléchi wise
refoulé suppress
refouler to contain
réfugié refugee
refuser to deny to refuse
régal treat
regard look
regarder to look to eye
régime diet
région area part
registre book record
règle rule
régler to pay to settle
règles period
regret regret
regretter to regret to miss
rejeter to reject to dismiss
relâcher to release
relation relation
relier to link to bridge to connect
religion religion
remarquer to mark
remblai bank
rembourser to return
remède cure
remerciement thank
remercier to thank
remettre to hand to postpone
remonter to wind
remplir to fill
remplir un rôle to act
remuant alive
remuer to shake to move
rémunération wage
rencontrer to meet
rendez-vous date
rendre to return to surrender
rendre compte to report to account
renseignement intelligence information
renverser to throw
renvoyer to dismiss
répandre to spread
réparation fix repair
réparer to fix to repair
repas meal
repasser to iron
répéter to repeat
répéter partout to broadcast
répit break
réplique answer
répliquer to return
répondre to answer
réponse answer
report delay
reportage story
repos rest break ease
reposer to rest
reprendre to recover
représentation show
représenter to represent
réprimer to suppress
repu full
requérir to require
réseau system
résister to resist to weather
résolution resolution
résonner to clash
résoudre to solve to settle
respect respect
respecter to respect
respirer to breathe
responsable responsible officer
ressemblant like
ressort spring
ressource resource
rester to remain to rest to stand
to stay
résultat result return
résulter to result
retarder to delay
retenir to keep to contain to restrain
retirer to withdraw
retour return
retourner to return to turn
retraite recession
rétrécir to shrink to narrow
réunion party
réunir to meet to combine
réussir to succeed
rêve dream
révéler (qque chose de caché) to betray
revenir to return
rêver to dream
revers back
revêtir to coat
révolte revolt
riche rich
richesse wealth
rideau curtain
rien nothing
rire laugh
risque risk
risquer to chance to risk
rivaliser to compete
rivière river
riz rice
rocher rock
rôle part
rompre to break
rond round
roue wheel
rouge red
rouleau roll
roulement roll
rouler to roll to wheel
roulis roll
route road path
rude rough
rue street
ruer to kick
ruine ruin wreck
ruiner to ruin
rupture break
ruse trick
s’abriter to shelter
s’amuser to enjoy
s’asseoir to sit
s’attrouper to troop
s’échapper to escape
s’écraser to crash
s’efforcer de to attempt
s’égayer to cheer
s’emparer de force to hijack
s’éreinter to slave
s’étonner to wonder
s’excuser to apologize
s’il vous plaît to please
s’immiscer to interfere
s’ingérer to interfere
s’inquiéter to care to trouble
s’occuper de quelque chose to attend
s’opposer à to object to bar
s’unir to combine
sa his her its
sable sand
sabler to sand
sabotage sabotage
saboter to sabotage
sac bag
sacré holy
sacrifice sacrifice
sacrifier to sacrifice
sage wise
saigner to bleed
sain healthy sound
saint holy
saisir to take to catch to seize
to strike to attach
saison season
salaire pay wage
sale dirt
saler to salt
saleté soil
salir to soil
salle room
salubre healthy
sanctionner to approve
sang blood
sans without
santé health
satellite satellite
satisfaire to satisfy
sauf safe save
sauf (à l’exception de) but
saupoudrer to powder
saut jump
sauter to jump
sauvage wild
sauver to save to rescue
sauvetage rescue
savoir to know "can"
savon soap
savonner to soap
science science
scrutin ballot
se cacher to hide
se contracter to shrink
se demander to wonder
se démettre to retire
se dérober to avoid
se dilater to expand
se diviser to divide
se hâter to hurry
se joindre to join
se lever to rise
se montrer to show
se pourvoir to appeal
se rappeler to remember
se remettre to recover
se rendre to surrender
se renseigner to ask
se reposer to rest
se résigner to resign
se retirer to withdraw to retire
se révolter to revolt
se sauver to run
se soucier to care
se soumettre to obey
se soustraire à to avoid
se souvenir to remember
se tenir debout to stand
se tromper to mistake
se trouver to happen
sec dry
sécher to dry
second second
seconder to second
secouer to shake
secourir to help to aid to assist
secourir to rescue
secousse shake pull
secret secret
secteur professionnel business
sécurité security
séduire to appeal
séjour stay
sel salt
selon after
selon from week
semblable similar such
sembler to look to seem to sound
to appear
sénat senate
sens sense
sensé sound
sentence sentence
sentier path
sentiment feel sense
sentir to feel
sentir to sense to smell to taste
séparation divide
séparé separate
séparer to separate to part to single
sept seven
série series
sérieux serious
serpent snake
serré close tight
serrure lock
service employ
servir to help to serve
ses his her its
seul alone only single
seulement only
sévère severe
sexe sex
si as if
siècle century
siège seat
siéger to sit
signal signal
signaler to signal
signe sign
signer to sign
signifier to mean to import
silence silence
silencieux still
similaire similar
simple simple
singulier strange
situation situation job position
six six
social social
société society company firm
sœur sister
soie silk
soif (avoir) be thirsty
soigner to doctor
soigner (un malade) to attend
soigneux careful
soin care study
soirée party
sol ground soil
soldat soldier private
soleil sun
solidaire joint
solidarité sympathy
solide solid sound strong
solidité substance
sombre dark black
somme amount
sommeil sleep
sommet top
son his her its
son sound
sonner to sound
sonnerie bell
sonore loud
sorte sort
sortie issue
sortir to issue
sot fool foolish
soubassement base
souci care concern worry
soudain sudden
souffle blow wind
souffler to blow
souffrance pain
souffrir to suffer
souhait wish
souhaiter to wish
souiller to pollute to soil
soulagement ease
soulager to ease
soulier shoe
soupçonner to suspect to doubt
soupirer to long
source spring head well
sourd deaf
sourire smile
sous under
soutenir to support to aid
soutenir que to argue
soutien support
souvent often
spécial special
spécialement especially
spectacle show
spiritueux spirit
sport sport
squelette skeleton
stabiliser to balance
stand stand
station station
stationner to stand
statue statue
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ta your
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taxe tax duty
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téléphone telephone
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télévision television
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tissu material
toile cloth
toit roof
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tomber to fall to drop
ton note
ton your
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torture torture
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tourner to turn to wheel to wind
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toutes all
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trahison treason
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tranquillité quiet
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transmettre to forward
transport transport
transporter to move to transport
travail job labor
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tribunal court
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troisième third
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trust trust
tube tube
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tuyau pipe tube
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ultimement last
un a one an
un (une) autre another
un ou quelqu’un any
une a one an
une fois once
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université university
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utiliser to use
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vaisseau ship
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vallon valley
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venir to come
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vers toward
verser to pour
version version
verso back
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vêtements (pluriel) cloth
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vin wine
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vis-à-vis opposite
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voile sail
voir to see
voiture car carriage
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to wing
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volonté will
volume (de lecture) book
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voter to vote to pass
votre your
vouloir to want "will"
vous you
voyage travel trip
voyager to travel
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wagon car carriage
zéro zero
zone area
FAUX false
FAUX wrong
VRAI true
VRAI very

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