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le bonheur
happiness
le destin
destiny
les éffets spéciaux
special effects
une scène truquée
a scene involving special effects
écraser
to crush
faire des ricochets
to skim stones
manipuler
to manipulate
améliorer
to improve
faire qqch à l'insu de qq'un
to do something without someone's knowing
tomber amoureux(-euse) de
to fall in love with
être sans prétentions
to be unassuming
déterminé(e)
resolute
lâche
cowardly
romantique
romantic
touchant(e)
touching
attachant(e)
endearing
émouvant(e)
moving
fantaisiste
fanciful, whimsical
décalé(e)
quirky
la joie
joy
la gaieté
cheerfulness
le plaisir
pleasure
(mal)heureux(-se)
(un)happy
heureux comme un poisson dans l'eau
happy as a clam
joyeux(-se)
cheerful
gai(e)
cheerful, happy
la capitale
the capital city
un quartier
a neighborhood
un arrondissement
a district (Paris has twenty)
la banlieue
the suburb
un(e) Parisien(ne)
a Parisian
un(e) habitant(e)
an inhabitant
un(e) citadin(e)
a city person
une maison individuelle
a single family house
un immeuble
a building
une rue piétonne
a pedestrian street
gai(e) comme un pinson
happy as a lark
porter bonheur
to bring luck
un porte-bonheur
a lucky charm
par bonheur=heureusement
fortunately
faire le bonheur de qq'un
to make s.o. happy
nager dans le bonheur
to be overjoyed
proverbe: l'argent ne fait pas le bonheur
money can't buy happiness