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to approach
aborder
to introduce (a topic of conversation)
amorcer
at the end (of)
au bout (de)
to fear
craindre
disconcerting/troubling
déconcertant(e)
to track down
dépister
writing
écriture (f.)
frankly
franchement
reading
lecture (f.)
to bet
parier
reflection
réflexion (f.)
to redden/to blush
rougir
to smile
sourir
downpour
averse (f.)
fog
brouillard (m.)/brume (f.)
heat wave
canicule (f.)
sky
ciel (m.)
leaf
feuille (f.)
lightning
foudre (f.)
hail
grêle (f.)
gloomy
maussade
snow
neige (f.)
thunderstorm
orage (m.)
hurrican
ouragan (m.)
gusty wind
rafale (f.) de vent
storm
tempête (f.)
thunder
tonnerre (m.)
front-page stories
à la une
attack
attentat (m.)
wounded
blessé(e)
to wound
blesser
stock exchange
bourse (f.)
unemployment
chômage (m.)
investigation
enquête (f.)
exhibit
exposition (f.)
human interest stories
faits divers (m.)
strike
grève (f.)
stock-market crash
krach boursier (m.)
protest
manifestation (f.)
play
pièce (f.)
to catch fire
prendre feu
trial
procès (m.)
to increase
s'accroître
show
spectacle (m.)
workers' union
syndicat (m.)
witness
témoin (m.)
to fire (a weapon)
tirer
goose bumps
chair (f.) de poule
from bad to worse
de mal en pis
decade
décennie (f.)
in the flesh (and bones)
en chair et en os
warehouse/storage house
entrepôt (m.)
to be sorry
être navré(e)
to be delighted
être ravi(e)
to shiver
frissoner
what's even worse
qui pis est
under lock and key
sous clé
Bougainvillea flower
bougainvillée (f.)
mudslide
chute (f.) de boue
coconut tree
cocotier (m.)
colonist
colon (m.)
hell
enfer (m.)
flood
inondation (f.)
paradise, heaven
paradis (m.)
black sand
sable noir (m.)