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Cinephile: Ch 6 French vocabulary

The vocabulary for chapter 6 (Sur les Levres) in the French textbook Cinephile by Kerri Condito. All accents and other grammatical marks are included in the notecards. (f) means feminine and (m) means masculine. Masculine and feminine forms are included when possible.
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employed person
l'actif/ve
ex-convict
l'ancien détenu
barman
le barman
executive/staff
le cadre/la femme cadre
candidate
le/la candidat/e
boss
le chef
accomplice
le/la complice
parole officer
le contrôleur judiciaire
criminal
le/la criminel/le
director/manager
le/la directeur/trice
crook/swindler
l'escroc
spy
l'espion/ne
thug
le voyou
pay raise
l'augmentation de salaire
resume
le curriculum vitae (CV)
job application
la demande d'emploi
file
le dossier
job interview
l'entretien d'embauche
training
la formation
letter of intent
la lettre de motivation
job offer
l'offre d'emploi
classified ads
les petites annonces
position/job
le poste
property development
la promotion immobilière
intership/training course
le stage
real estate agency
l'agence immobilière
apartment w/ separate kitchen
le F1
apartment w/ kitchen and bedroom
le F2
room of a house (apartment)
la pièce
closet
le placard
efficiency/studio apartment
le studio
government employment agency
l'ANPE
night club
la boîte de nuit
office
le bureau
building site/worksite
le chantier
firm/company
l'entreprise
city hall
la mairie
company/corporation
la société
prison (familiar)
la taule
restroom/bathroom
les toilettes
hearing aid
l'appareil auditif
ability/skill
la compétence
plot/conspiracy
le complot
state of mind
l'état d'esprit
blackmail
le chantage
parole
la liberté conditionnelle
hearing aids
les prothèses auditives
aggravated theft
le vol aggravé
handcuffs
les menottes
competent
compétent/e
overwhelmed/swamped
débordé/e
fooled
dupé/e
efficient
efficace
hardened
endurci/e
isolated/lonely
isolé/e
uncomfortable
mal à l'aise
hard of hearing
malentendant/e
qualified
qualifié/e
deaf
sourd/e
to decipher/to solve
déchiffrer
to hire
embaucher/engager
to spy
espionner
to search
fouiller
to earn
gagner
to leave home
quitter le nid
to fill out (a form)
remplir
to start to
se mettre à
to suffer from
suffrir de
to be quiet
se taire
to work on the side
travailler au noir
to drag
traîner
to fire (familiar)
virer