French AQA A2 Vocabulary - Contemporary Social Issues

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la prison

(the) prison

le taux de criminalité

(the) crime rate

un crime

(a) crime

un criminel

a criminal

commettre des infractions

to commit offences

un citoyen

a citizen

réhabiliter

to rehabilitate

la société

society

la loi

the law

la justice

(the) justice

le pouvoir

power

une plainte

a complaint

le jugement

(the) verdict

la peine de mort

the death penalty

la réclusion à perpétuité

life imprisonment

juger

to try (a case)

reconnaître coupable

to convict

un tribunal

a tribunal

un procès

a trial

l'inculpé

the accused

un verdict

a verdict

légal

legal

poursuivre (en justice)

to prosecute

avouer

to confess

confesser

to confess

injuste

unfair

libre

free

la procédure judiciaire

the legal system

un avocat

a lawyer

le témoignage

(the) evidence

la condamnation

sentence

la peine

sentence

le détenu

prisoner

déposer plainte

to lodge a complaint

porter plainte

to lodge a complaint

le témoin

witness

un mendiant

a beggar

la mendicité

begging

un problème

problem

de l'argent

(of) money

la drogue

drugs

le seuil de pauvreté

the poverty line

la précarité

difficult living conditions

les pauvres

the poor

les riches

the rich

être jeté à la rue

to be forced onto the street

les sans-abri

the homeless

les SDF (sans domicile fixe)

the homeless

joindre les deux bouts

to make ends meet

le logement social

public housing

les exclus de la société

social outcasts

un OGM (organisme génétiquement modifié)

a GMO (genetically modified organism)

être responsable

to be responsible

préserver

to preserve

protéger

to protect

économiser

to save (money - not sauver)

sauver

to save

naturel(le)

natural

manipuler

to manipulate

une manipulation

a manipulation

la qualité de vie

(the) quality of life

primordial

essential

la santé

health

un vaccin

a vaccine

un besoin

a need

le progrès scientifique

(the) scientific progress

la technologie

(the) technology

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