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barely, scarcely, hardly
à peine
through
à travers
to damage, to spoil
abîmer
to shake, to agitate
agiter
elsewhere
ailleurs
to realise, to notice something, to become aware of
s'apercevoir
to come up to, to approach
s'approcher
to lean, to rest on/against
s'appuyer
to sit down
s'asseoir (j'assieds, tu assieds, il assied, nous asseyons, vous asseyez, ils asseyent, j'ai assis, en asseyant)
to attract
attirer
at least
au moins
none, not any
aucun
to increase
augmenter
immediately, at once
aussitôt
as much (as)
autant (que; de)
somewhere else
autre part
formerly, in the past
autrefois
otherwise
autrement
before
avant de (+infinitive) / avant que (+subjunctive)
to lower, to pull down
baisser
of course
bien entendu
knowledge, aquaintance
la connaissance
story, tale
le conte
besides, moreover; however; for that matter
d'ailleurs
on the one hand, on the other hand
d'une part... d'autre part
to manage, to cope
se débrouiller
to rely on
dépendre (de)
to relax
se détendre
to guess
deviner
pain, ache; sorrow, grief
la doleur
to escape, break free
s'échapper
to split, to burst, to explode, to blow up
éclater
to scare, to terrify
effayer
in principle, in theory
en principe
to encourage
encourager
to become irritable; to get worked up, to get excited
s'énerver
to get involved, be committed
s'engager
to practise
s'entraîner
to maintain, to keep up, to look after
entretenir
exhausted
épuiser
kind of, sort of; species
l'espèce (f)
hope, expectation
l'espoir (m)
to estimate, to value; to consider
estimer
to stretch oneself out, to lie down; to dwell on (a subject); to extend, to stretch, to spread
s'étendre
obvious
évident
event
l'événement (m)
to avoid
éviter
proud
fier
necessarily, inevitably
forcément
to supply, provide
fournir
to slip, slide, glide
glisser
free of charge
gratuit
to climb
grimper
to get used to
s'habituer (à)
to hesitate, to falter, to be unsure
hésiter
out of, outside
hors de
immediately, at once
immédiatement
to indicate, to point out
indiquer
to insist
insister
prohibited/forbidden
interdit
youth
la jeunesse
until
jusqu'à ce que (+subjonctif)
justly, deservedly; precisely, exactly
justement
in there, inside
là-dedans
under that, underneath
là-dessous
on that; up there
là-dessus
who, whom, which (one?)
lequel
connection; contact, relationship
la liason
premises, building, room
le local/ les locaux
to threaten (with)
menacer (de)
lie
le mensonge
method, system, way
la méthode
misery
la misère
neat, clear, clean
net
nowhere
nulle part
opportunity
l'occasion (f)
consequently
par conséquence
by chance
par hasard (au hasard: at random)
to appear
paraître
to happen, to take place
se passer (se passer de: to do without)
worse, worst
pire
to complain
se plaindre
so, in order that
pour que (+subj.)
nevertheless, however, still
pourtant
to forestall, to anticipate, to prevent, to warn
prévenir
to foresee, to forecast
prévoir
to take advantage (of), benefit (from)
profiter (de)
powerful
puissant
somewhere
quelque part
sensible
raissonable
though, although
quoique (+subj.)
to react (to)
réagir (à)
to think, to reflect
réfléchir
to bluntly, strongly refuse, decline
refuser net
noticeable, astonishing
remarquable
to realise, to become aware of
se rendre compte
to take a chance
risquer
to satisfy
satisfaire
strict, stern
sévère
loneliness
la solitude
to think (of, about), to muse
songer (à)
to suffer
souffrir
to surprise, to astonish
surprendre
whereas (emphasising difference); while
tandis que
so, to such an extent
tellement
witness
le témoin
to attempt
tenter
to end; to terminate
terminer
all at once, suddenly
tout à coup
to trouble, to disturb
troubler
to wear out, to use up
user
value
la valeur
to vary, to change
varier
will, willpower; wish
la volonté