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sombre
dark
le carnet
the notebook
le klaxon
the horn
l'arrondissement
the district/ french states
le fonctionnaire
the civil servant, official
donc
therefore
en haut
above
la prefecture
the chief (first e has an accent aigu)
la-dedans
over there ( first a has an accent grave)
ecraser
to crush (accent aigu)
sale
dirty
le jeton
the token
espece de
type of (accent grave on the second e)
detruire
to destroy (accent aigu on the first e)
tirer
to shoot
survoler
to fly over
autour de
around
hurler
to yell
ajouter
to add
rapporter
to report,retrieve
lancer
to throw
incroyable
unbelievable
le trou
the hole
profond(e)
deep
fou/folle
crazy
le cretin
the idiot (accent aigu on the e)
enfin
finally
le manque
the lack
digne de
worthy of
ruse(e)
crafty (accent aigu on the e)
solonel, solonelle
not sure really
ramasser
to collect
l'epreuve
the proof, accent aigu on the e
jouir de
to enjoy
souple
supple
souligner
to underline
eviter
to avoid, accent aigu on the e
rendre
to render, make
le souci
the concern
actuel, actuelle
current
le chomage
the unemployment, with a circumplexe on the o
helas
alas! with an accent aigu on the e
affame(e)
starved, with an accent aigu on the e
la moitie
the half, accent aigu on the e
entrainer
to involve, drawm into, involved, accent circumplexe on the i
la ravanche
the revenge
la boue
the mud
la haine
the hate
le delire
the delirium, with an accent aigu on the first e
le debarquement
the landing, disembarkation, with an accent aigu on te second e
tenir (il tient, nous tenons)
to hold
emouvant(e)
moving, with an accent aigu on the first e
s'elever
to rise, with an accent aigu on the first e
etre au courant
to be up to date, with an accent circumplexe on the first e
les vivres (m.)
the provisions
contre
against
vide
empty
le lever du soleil
the sunrise
la bataille
the battle
le bois
the wood
attraper
to trap
actuellement
currently
le fusil
the gun
le hibou
the owl
les traces (f.)
the footprints
le diable
the devil
jeter
to shoot
tremper
to dip
elire
to elect, with an accent aigu on the first e
tant que
so that
prevenir
to warn, accent aigu on the first e
tirer les Rois
three kings tradition
au fond de
at the bottom of
emu(e)
troubled, accent aigu on the first e
demenager
to move, accent aigu on the first e
tutoyer
to call someone "tu"
se taire
il se tut
to hold ones tongue
sot, sotte
stupid
la feve
bean hidden in the 12th night in january cake. accent grave on the first e
importer peu (peu importe)
insignificant
glisser
to slip
parvenir a
to not succeeed in, accent grave on the a
aigu(e)
sharp, acute. accent tréma on the e
le mendiant
the beggar
jurer
to swear
ne...guere
barely. accent grave on the first e in guere
la dot
the dowry
mignon, mognonne
cute, darling
gater
to spoil, accent circumplexe on the a
cracher
to spit
etouffe(e)
stifled,suffocated,smothered. accent aigu on first and last e
inavoue(e)
unacknowledged. accent aigu on the first e
sangloter
to sob
la poussiere
dust, accent grave on the first e
louable (louer, la louange)
praiseworthy, to rent, the praise
le plomb
le lead
le frisson
the shudder, thrill
bavarder
to chat
le plat
a dish
s'enerver
to become irritated, accent aigu on the first e
etre de bonne humeur
to be in a good mood
le cerveau
the mind
s'apercevoir
to notice
chauve
bald
l'enquete (f.)
the investigation, accent circumplexe on the second e
l'heure de pointe (f.)
the rush hour
encombre(e)
congested, accent aigu on the second e
decu(e)
disappointed, accent aigu on the first e, cédille on the c
le coupable
the guilty one
un rigolo
a person who likes to have fun
epais
thick, accent aigu on the first e
la perte
the loss
sensible
sensitive
soupconneux/soupconneuse
suspicious, cédille on the c's
tetu(e)
stubborn, accent circumplexe on the first e
gonfle(e)
swollen, inflated, accent aigu on the first e
ronfler
to snore
louche
shady
le milieu(x)
surroundings, areas
le meutre
the murder
par hasard
by chance
dedans
inside
propre
clean
en avoir assez
is fed up with
plaisanter
to joke
la Prefecture de police
the police headquarters, accent aigu on the first e
bousculer
to bump into, jostle
la femme de menage
the cleaning lady, accent aigu on the first e in menage
pire
worse
avoir beaucoup de mal a
to have alot of trouble in, accent aigu on the a
oser
to dare
etre a l'aise
to be at ease, accent circumplexe on the e, accent grave on the a
enregistrer
to take note, record, remember
faire le malin
to act clever, cute
deux heures, pile
two oclock, exactly
le faineant
slacker, accent aigu on the e
reprendre son souffle
to catch his breath
ce n'est pas la peine de
its not worth the trouble
annuler
to cancel
un flic
a cop
maudit bavard
cursed blabbermouth
faire demarrer une voiture
to start a car, accent aigu on the e in demarrer
sans bouger
without moving
quel culot
what nerve
un complot
a conspiracy
un diner d'affaires
a businss dinner, accent circumplexe on the first i
presse(e)
hurried, accent aigu on the second e
un clochard
a bum
un embouteillage
a traffic jam
le poing
the fist
bruyant(e)
noisy
garer une voiture
to part a car
le meutteur en scene
the director, with an accent grave on the e in scene
Ne t'en fais pas
don't get upset