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Volontiers

October 31st, 2012

Volontiers, adverbe
Gladly, willingly
Je resterais volontiers mais je dois partir ce soir.
> I’d willingly stay on but I have to leave this evening.

Violet(te)

October 30th, 2012

Violet(te), adjectif
Purple
Ma nièce ne porte que des vêtements violets; elle adore cette couleur.
> My niece wears only purple clothes; she really loves this color.

Usine

October 29th, 2012

Usine, nom féminin
Factory
Notre région est très active, car il y a de nombreuses usines.
> Our region is very active, because there are many factories.

Se tromper

October 28th, 2012

Se tromper, verbe
To be mistaken, to get something wrong
Il s’est trompé dans ses calculs.
> He got it wrong in his calculations.

Tousser

October 27th, 2012

Tousser, verbe
To cough
J’ai un rhume et je n’arrête pas de tousser.
> I have a cough and I can’t stop coughing.

Savoir

October 26th, 2012

Savoir, verbe
To know, but also to know in the sense of ‘having the skills to do’
Nous voudrions savoir si elle sait nager.
> We would like to know if she can swim.

Sang

October 25th, 2012

Sang, nom masculin
Blood
Il s’est coupé le doigt et il y a du sang partout.
> He cuts his finger and there is blood everywhere.

Remplir

October 24th, 2012

Remplir, verbe
To fill
Elle a rempli le formulaire avec une écriture claire.
> She filled the form with a neat handwriting.

Randonnée

October 23rd, 2012

Randonnée, nom féminin
Hike
Nous avons fait une belle randonnée autour des lacs.
> We took a nice hike around the lakes.

Raccourci

October 22nd, 2012

Raccourci, nom masculin
Short cut
Eric aime bien prendre des raccourcis et on se perd à chaque fois!
> Eric likes to take short cuts and we always get lost!