Q1 La vie contemporaine

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d'ailleurs

besides

adversaire

opponent

éloigner

to move away

l'aire

area

un carreau

a tile

projeter

to project, throw, plan

une corde

rope

le maintien

maintenance

tonus

muscle tone

les douleurs

pains

la cécité

blindness

grossier

rude

ménage

household

une baladodiffusion

a podcast

une émission

a tv show

fournir

to provide

garantir

to guarantee

les réclames

advertisements

l'épuisement

exhaustion

trompeuses

misleading

le droit

the right

la loi

the law

lutter

to fight; to struggle

mêler

to mix

l'ingéniérie

engineering

les délocalisations

companies moving their manufacturing abroad (f)

le doyen

the dean of a school

diriger

conduct, manage, guide, run

augmenter

to increase

le plan

map or floor

poussiéreux

dusty / old fashioned

un trajet

a trip, a route

démodé

out of style

coincé

stuck, trapped, wedged

le gobelet

the cup, beaker, tumbler

faire la quête

to pass the hat, take up a collection, trick-or-treat

un truc

a thing

afférents

related

le loyer

the rent

célibataire

single, unmarried

boursiers

scholarship student

les chômeurs

the unemployed

les prestations

welfare benefits

téléchargeable

downloadable

un arrondissement

neighborhood

mensuel

monthly

hauteur

height

subventionner

to subsidize (support financially)

seuil

threshold

le foyer

home

adosser

to lean

déduire

to deduce

se plaindre

to complain

la teneur

the content

susciter

to arouse, give rise to

des bénévoles

volunteers, charities

amener

To bring

un changement

a change

un cible

a target

une campagne

a campaign

planifier

to plan

propre

clean, own

se replier

to withdraw to, to fall back on

pencher

to lean, bend

davantage

more

ainsi que

as well as

au fond

towards the back, at the bottom

tirer

To pull

les rapports

relationships

viser

to aim

la mise au point

perfecting, development

les accras de morue

codfish fritters

les gousses d'ail

cloves of garlic

un piment

hot pepper

un càc

a drop, pinch of

le persil

parsley

le bicarbonate de soude

baking soda

dessaler

to remove salt

égoutter

to drain

le grumeau

lump

peler

to peel

les arêtes

fish bones

empêcher

to prevent

fade

bland

les os

bones

les poumons

lungs

les ailerons

fins

les écailles

scales

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