French Vocab 25-28

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le patrimoine

heritage

s'engager

to commit to

endommager

to damage

menacer

to threaten

un riverain

a person living nearby

fouiller

to dig

l'ampleur

magnitude

proscrire

to ban

rancunier

bitter (une personne)

un érudit

a scholar

la polémique

controversy

promouvoir

to promote

écourter

to become shorter

le dossier

file

agrandir

to extend

améliorer

to improve

conclure

to conclude

décortiquer

to analyze, to dissect

déduire

to deduce

exposer les grands lignes

to outline

extrapoler

to extrapolate

formuler une opinion

to express an opinion

inférer

to infer

prédire

to predict

pronostiquer

to forecast

résumer

to summarize

remettre en question

to question

dresser une liste

to make a list

supprimer

to delete

soutenir

to support

deviner

to guess

différencier

to distinguish

à titre d'exemple

to quote an example

rejeter

to reject

pour ainsi dire

so to speak

par rapport à

in relation to

grosso modo

roughly, without going into the details

cela m'est égal

it makes no difference to me

hors de question

no way

tu plaisantes?

are you kidding?

fixer un objectif

to set a goal

atteindre un but

to achieve a goal

faire faillite

to go bankrupt

la partition

the musical score

le morceau

a piece of music

le clavier

keyboard

soupirer

to sigh

la vedette

boat

se moucher

to blow one's nose

se gratter

to scratch

désinvolte

casual

le propos

comment, remark

l'entêtement

stubbornness

être têtu

to be stubborn

jurer

to swear

le crépuscule

dusk

Do ré mi fa sol la si

C, D, E, F, G, A, B

bémol

flat (note)

un don

a talent

dièse

sharp (note) or pound key on telephone

un fourgon

a van

la pénombre

shadowy light

se renseigner

to get information

la foule

the crowd

étendu

layed out

le quai

platform

le cadre

frame

frémir

to quiver, tremble

éparpiller

to scatter, to disperse

une répétition

a rehearsal

faire exprès

to do on purpose

élimé

worn out

l'étoffe

fabric

assommé

knocked out

une plaisanterie

a joke

grimper

to crawl up, to hike up

s'éloigner

to distance onself

embrouillé

mixed up

le bavardage

chatter

bavarder

to chat

le dramaturge

playwright

l'entracte

interval

le dénouement

winding up (conclusion)

le metteur en scène

director (stage)

la réplique

rejoinder, retort, line in a play

le décor

the set, the decoration, the setting

une comédie musicale

a musical

un tube

a hit song

à l'affiche

a headliner (literally on the poster)

un exemplaire

a copy

le spectacle

the show

la scène

the stage

les coulisses

backstage

monter un spectacle

to put on a show

une interprétation

a performance

la chorale

the chorus

"on ne ve pas en faire un drame"

let's not make a big deal out of it

"il connaît la musique"

he knows what to do

une pièce de théâtre

a play

jouer

to act

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