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shocking
choquant(e)
desirable
désirable
shame
la honte
necessary
nécessaire
usual, normal, natural
normal(e)
increase
l'augmentation (f)
drop, lowering
la baisse
the head, boss
le chef
crisis
la crise
pertaining to economics, economical
économique
business
l'entreprise (f)
initiative
l'initiative (f)
standard of living
le niveau de vie
purchasing power
le pouvoir d'achat
salary
le salaire
situation
la situation
unemployment
le chômage
unemployed man/ woman
le chômeur/la chômeuse
poor person
le pauvre
homeless person (people)
le sans-abri
benefit, payment
l'allocation (f)
health insurance
les assurances (f pl) maladie
social security benefits
la couverture sociale
retirement pension
la pension de retraite
future
l'avenir (m)
capable
capable
complete, comprehensive
complet/complète
more
davantage
in fact
en fait
government
le gouvernement
widespread, frequent
répandu(e)
society
la société
sufficient
suffisant(e)
so many/so much
tant de
to doubt
douter
(conj. parler)
to lose hope
perdre espoir
to complain
se plaindre
je me plains
tu te plains
il se plaint
nous nous plaignons
vous vous plaignez
ils se plaignent

je me suis plaint(e)
to promise
promettre
(conj. mettre)
barbaric
barbare
effective
efficace
unfair
injuste
unless
inutile
fair, right
juste
scandalous
scandaleaux/ scandaleuse
economy
l'économie (f)
immigration
l'immigration (f)
tax
l'impôt (m)
poverty
la pauvreté
nuclear power station
la centrale nucléaire
overpopulation
le surpeuplement
crime
le crime
right (prerogative)
le droit
intolerance
l'intolérance (f)
justice
la justice
morality, moral standards
la morale
capital punishment
la peine de mort
racism
le racisme
indifference
l'indifférence (f)
political party
le parti politique
politician
le/la politicien(ne)
politics
la politique
drugs
la drogue
AIDS
le SIDA
violence
la violence
secret, illegal
clandestin(e)
impression
li'mpression (f)
mulitple
multiple
result
le résultat
no doubt, probably
sans doute
to get larger, to increase
augmenter
(conj. parler)
to benfit (from)
bénéficier (de)
(conj. parler)
to fight against
combattre
(conj. battre)
to reduce
diminuer
(conj. parler)
to vote
voter
(conj. parler)