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to slip


to fall

se blesser

to hurt oneself

se couper

to get cut

se faire mal

to hurt oneself

se casser

to break (a bone)

se fouler la cheville

to sprain one's ankle

se tordre le genou

to twist one's knee

un accident

an accident

une fracture

a fracture

une fracture compliquée

a complicated fracture

une blessure

a wound

appeler police (f.) secours

to call 911

une ambulance

an ambulance

un brancard

a stretcher

un fauteuil roulant

a wheelchair

une béquille

a crutch

un hôpital

a hospital

le service des urgences

the emergency room

un(e) secouriste

a paramedic

un infirmier

a nurse

une infirmière

a nurse


to care for

la mal de mer

sea sick

faire un pansement

to bandage

faire un point de suture

to stitch

le bras

the arm

le doigt

the finger

le genou

the knee

la jambe

the leg

la cheville

the ankle

le pied

the foot

le doigt de pied

the toe

Qu'est-ce qui (t') es arrivé?

What happened?

Ne t'en fais pas.

Don't worry.

Ce n'est pas grave.

It's not serious.

avoir mal

to hurt

aller mieux

to get better


to take (along), to lead


to show

le mal du pays


le visage

the face

la figure

the face

les yeux


un oeil

the eye

le nez

the nose

la bouche

the mouth

les dents (f.)


les oreilles (f.)


le front

the forehead

le menton

the chin

le cou

the neck

la tête

the head

le dos

the back

la main

the hand

le coude

the elbow

le ventre

the stomach/abdomen

la gorge

the throat

les lèvres


les gencives


la langue


les cheveux


la chevelure

a piece of hair

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