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French in Action, Leçon 13

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le feu
fire
la fumée
smoke
l'étage (masc.)
story (floor) of a building
étonné
astonished, surprised
une robe
dress
se rappeler
to recall, to remember
un genre
kind, sort
un truc
trick, gimmick
une nana (colloquial)
gal
un fils à papa
daddy's boy
faire la queue
to stand in line
resquiller
to cut in
un resquilleur
cheater, person who cuts in line
la resquille (colloquial)
sneaking, cheating
eh là! pas de resquille
hey! no cutting in line
un dragueur
pick-up artist
draguer
to try to pick up
fumer
to smoke
un briquet
lighter
tendre
to hand, to hold out
un copain, une copine
friend, pal, buddy
le droit
law
avoir raison
to be right
avoir tort
to be wrong
mener
to lead, to take
la mode
fashion
un cerveau
brain
l'informatique (fem.)
computer science
la médecine
medicine
faire son beurre
to make lots of money
la fenêtre
window
un chemisier
blouse
un pantalon
trousers, pants
un foulard
scarf
une veste
jacket
drôle de type
real character
un imper, un imperméable
raincoat
un chapeau
hat
plein (adv.)
full
il y a plein de trucs
there are plenty of tricks
manquer
to miss; to lack; to be short of
marcher
to work, to function; to walk
un coup
attempt; blow
ça marche à tous les coups
it works every time
tomber
to fall
un escalier
staircase
neuf, neuve
new
une montre
watch
sauver
to save
se sauver
to run off
puant
stinking (colloquial); conceited, insufferable
un mec (colloquial)
guy
se prendre pour
to take oneself for
tuer
to kill
malin
clever
avoir envie de
to want to
rester
to remain, to be left, to stay
attendre
to wait for
lequel, laquelle, lesquels, lesquelles (pron.)
who, whom, which
celui, celle, ceux, celles ( plus -ci, -là, de . . . , qui . . . ) (pron.)
the one, those (things); he, she, those (people)
ce (pron.)
it, that
ce, cet, cette, ces (adj.)
this, that, these, those
dernier, dernière
last
prochain, prochaine
next
attendre
to wait for