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le citadin
city dweller
le quartier
section/district
le metro
subway
la voiture
car
garer une voiture
to park a car
la banlieue
suburbs
le centre-ville
downtown
le gratte-ciel
skyscraper
la vie culturelle
cultural life
les distractions
entertainment
la discotheque
discotheque
le grand magasin
department stroer
la boutique
shop
faire des courses
to shop
stimulant
stimulanting
dynamique
dynamic
anime
lively
s'amuser bien
to have a good time
flaner
to stroll
se promenenr
to take a walk, to walk
visiter un endroit
to visit a place
frequenter
to frequent...a place
le bruit
noise
le crime
crime
la circulation
traffic
la pollution
pollution
le mendiant, la mendiante
beggar
le voyou
hoodlum, thug
le clochard, la clocharde
bum
le, la sans-abri
homesless person
se perdre
to get lost
attaquer
to attack, to mug
louche
shady, suspicious
anonyme
anonymous
sale
dirty
inhumain
inhuman
le campagnard, la campagnarde
country dweller
le paysan, la paysanne
peasant, hick
le fermier, la fermiere
farmer
la ferme
farm
l'herbe
grass
le bois
woods
le champ
field
la rivere
(small) river
le fleuve
(large) river
le lac
lake
le poisson
fish
la montagne
mountain
faire du camping
to go camping, to cam[
faire de la bicyclette
to go bicycle riding
faire un pique-nique
to have a picnic
aller a la peche
to go fishing
attraper un poisson
to catch a fish
prendre un bain de soliel
to sunbathe
bronze
tanned
se detendre
to relax
se reposer
to rest
coucher a la belle etoile
to sleep outdoors
mediter (sur)
to meditate (about)
paisible
peaceful
isole
isolated
rustique
rustic
la solitude
solitude
tranquille
tranquil, calm
s'ennuyer
to be bored
tondre la pelouse
to cut, mow to the lawn
l'ennui
boredom
l'insecte
insect
l'abeille
bee
la mouche
fly
le moustique
mosquito
piquer
to sting
l'ours
bear
le serpent
snake
la haute societe
high society
la classe moyenne
middle class
la classe ouvriere
working class
les classes privilegiees
privileged classes
les classes defavorisees
underpriviledged classes
le clochard, la clocharde
bum
le peuple
the people
le patron, la patronne
boss
l'ovrier/l'ouvriere
worker
entrer, etrer dans la vie active
to enter, to be in the work force
la profession
profession
le metier
trade
le charpentier
carpenter
l'electricien/l'electricienne
electrician
le mechanicien, la mecanicienne
mechanic
le plombier
plumber
l'ambition
ambition
ambitieux, ambitieuse
abitious
gagner sa vie
to earn one's living
aller loin
to go far, get ahead
ameliorer sa condition sociale
to improve one's social position
le, la millionnaire
millionare
le nouveau riche
nouveau riche...haha that's what it says
l'arrivistte
social climber
le, la snob
snob
impressionner
to impress
le pouvoir
power
le prestige
prestige
le luxe
luxury
somptueux, soptueuse
luxurious
aise
well-to-do
propre
clean
le quartier pauvre
poor district, neighborhood
les taudis
slums
la misere
misery, distress
miserable
miserable
malsain
unhealthy
penible
hard (difficult), pain
sale
dirty
se revolter contre
to revolt against
faire la greve
to go on strike
le, la greviste
striker
etre exploite
to be exploited
le syndicat
union
les manieres
manners
etre bien (mal) eleve
to be well (ill) bred
avoir bon (mauvais) gout
to have good (bad) taste
avoir de la classes
to have class
comme il faut
proper
poli
polite
raffine
refined
sophistique
sophisticated
elegant
elegant
grossier, grossiere
gross, coarse
vulgaire
vulgar