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to feel like
avoir envie de
to really want; to insist on
tenir à
to intend, plan on, count on, expect
compter
news (press or TV)
les actualités/ les informations
serial; soap opera
un feuilleton
to turn on the TV
allumer la télé
to turn down the volume
baisser le son
to turn up the volume
augmenter/monter le son
talk show
une causerie
channel
une chaîne
competition
la concurrence
debate
un débat
to broadcast
diffuser/transmettre
screen
l'écran
broadcat, TV show
une émission
to turn off the TV
éteindre la télé
test
contrôle
to become confused
s'embrouiller
game show
un jeu télévisé
TV news
le journal télévisé
to put on channel 3,6, etc.
mettre la 3, 6, etc.
TV set
le poste de télévision
program listing
un programme
to miss
rater
rerun
un rediffusion
series
une série
TV commercial
un spot publicitaire
remot control
un télécommande
TV viewer
un téléspecteur/ téléspectrice
cable TV
La télévision par câble
to come to or reach a compromise
aboutir a un compromis
to have remorse
avoir des remords
to win an argument
avoir gain de cause
to change one's mind
changer d'avis
to persuade someone to do something
convaincre quelque'un de faire quelque chose
to make up one's mind to do something
se decider (a faire quelque chose)
to forbid (someone to do something); to defend
defendre quelque'un de faire quelque chose
an argument
une dispute
to try hard, try one's best
s'efforcer de
open mind
l'esprit ouvert
to annoy
agacer
to bore
barber
fear
la crainte
disappointment
la deception
disappointed
decu(e)
disgust , distaste
le degout
to bother
embeter
to have had enough
en avoir assez
to be fed up
en avoir marre
bored, annoyed, bothered
ennuye(e)
boring, tedious, annoying, irritating
ennuyeux (ennuyeuse)
fantastic
genial(e)
thank goodness
heureusement
worried, anxious
inquiet (inquiete)
to worry
s'inquieter
worry, anxiety
l'inquietude
unbearable, intolerable
insupportable
that was a narrow escape!
On a eu chaud!
relief
le soulagement
to put up with
supporter
radio or TV announcer
un animateur/une animatrice
member of (listening) audience
un auditeur/une auditrice
(TV, Radio) station
une station
subscription
un abonnement
to subscribe to
etre abonne(e) a
announcement, notification
une annonces
classified ads
les petites annonces
to cancel
annuler
bi monthly publication
un bi-mensuel
weekly publication
un hebdomadaire
newspaper
un journal
reader
un lecteur/une lectrice
magazine
un magazine
monthly publication
un mensuel
printed news, news in general
Les nouvelles
issue
un numero
advertisement
une publicite
daily publication
un quotidien
newspaper report, live news or sports commentary
un reportage
magazine (of sophisticated nature)
une revue
heading, item, column
une rubrique
circulation
le tirage
indecisive, undecided (about)
indecis(e) (sur)
to forbid (someone to do something)
interdire (a quelqu'un de faire quelque chose)
will you please (do something)
je te/vous prie (de faire quelque chose)
point of view
le point de vue
to make a decision
prendre une decision
to give up
renoncer
stubborn
tetu(e)
by the way
au fait
actually
en fait/en realite
election campaign
une campagne electorale
debate
un debat
to appoint
designer
to discuss
discuter (de)
voter
un electeur/une electrice
to elect
elire (p.p. elu)
to run (for president)
etre candidat(e) (a la presidence)
to register (to vote)
se faire inscrire
fight, struggle (against)
la lutte (contre)
term of office
un mandat
foreign policy
la politique etrangere
internal policy
la politique interieure
issue
un probleme/une question
platform
un programme electoral
to run again
se representer
to support
soutenir
to vote
voter
army
l'armee (f)
to attack
attaquer
attack
un attentat
to give up, to give in
ceder (a)
fighting
les combats (mp)
conflict
le conflict
forces
les forces (fp)
front, front lines
le front
insane
insense(e)
to free
liberer
to deliver
livrer
the dead
les morts (mp)
negotiation
la negociation
peace
la paix
death penalty
la peine de mort
talks, negotiations
les pourparlers
to take hostage
prendre en otage
terrorism
le terrorisme
to kill
tuer
to get used to
s'accoutumer a
to attract
attirer
neat, nice great
chouette
designed, planned
concu(e) (from concevoir)
to convince
convaincre
made of glass
en verre
to spoil
gacher
shameful
honteux (honteuse)
intolerable, unbearable
insupportable
ugly
laid(e)
ugly, ghastly
moche
work (of art)
une oeuvre
exciting
passionnant(e)
remarkable/spectacular
remarquable/spectaculaire
to renovate
renover
successful, well executed
reussi(e)
super
super
to do away with
supprimer
to increase
accroitre
welcome
l'accueil
welcoming, friendly
accueillant(e)
to get worse
s'aggraver
the suburbs
la banlieue
to hurt
blesser
scapegoat,fall guy
un bouc Emissaire
unemployment
le chomage
unemployed person
un chomeur/une chomeuse
Increasing, growing
croissant(e)
to enlighten
eclairer
to worsen
empirer
newly arrived immigrant
un(e) immigrant(e)
and immigrant well established in the foreign country
un(e) immigre(e)
fire
un incendie
from the maghreb (north africa)
maghrebin(e)
demonstration, protest
une manifestation
labor
la main-d'oeuvre
threat
une menace
slums
les quartiers defavorises
to spread
rEpandre
to beat someone black and blue
rouer quelqu'un de coups
xenophobia
la xenophobie