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to distort(judgement), give the slip, bend (key)
fausser
il me faut que je me ressaisisse/il faut te ressaisir
I need to get a grip on myself/get a grip on yourself
amarre
mooring, cable
je suis vanne
I'm deadbeat
je me sentais estropie
I felt maimed, crippled
est-ce que cette place est prise?
is this seat taken?
ca te dirait d'aller prendre un pot?
want to go have a drink?
t'as de l'argent?
got some money?
rebarbatif
forbidding, daunting
une felure/fente
crack
par l'entrebaillement de la porte
throught the crack in the door
je me suis laisse flechir/j'ai flechis devant leur prieres
I let myself be swayed/I yielded before their prayers
je ne l'aurais pas cru
I would not have believed
je n'en crois pas mes yeux
I don't believe my eyes
patauger dans la fange
splash around in the mud
grivois/grivoiserie
saucy/sauciness
entrainant
stirring, rousing
averti de
aware of, warned of
tu n'as jamais entendu parler de...
you've never heard of..
au fond de la rue
at the end of the street
un plan general/un gros plan
distance shot/close up
on va se faire ecraser
we're going to get run over
entrave a la liberte d'expression
contraint on the liberty of expression
le pilier de la societe
the pillar of society
pleurnicher
snivel, whine
geignard
moaner, whiner
se lamenter sur son sort
to bemoan one's fate
j'en ai plein le dos
i've have it up to here
a pleines mains
in handfuls
je n'arrive pas a me decider
I can't decide
Il faut attendre que ca se decide
we'll have to wait for it to be resolved
une salve de critique
a volley of criticism/abuse
une salve d'applaudissment
a burst/round of applause
je ne badine pas/il ne faut pas badiner avec ce genre de maladie
I'm not playing around/ this sort of illness is not to be taken lightly
novateur/novation
innovative/innovation
un cafe qui est de l'autre cote de la rue
a cafe which is one the other side of the street
se rendre a l'avis de qqn/je me rend a ton avis
to give up, surrender/bow to someone's opinion/ I give in to your opinion
il se rend a son travail a pied
he walks to work
tu vas te rendre malade
you're going to make yourself sick
vous avez d'autres...Non, c'est le seul que nous ayons
do you have others...?No, it's the only one we have
tu es alle dans d'autres musees? Non, c'est le seul ou je sois alle
you've been to other museums? no, it's the only one I've been to.
je me recuse
I decline to give an opinion
quand pourriez vous me rendre votre reponse?
when will you be able to give me your response?
l'une des rouoe de ma voiture a rendu l'ame
one of my wheels gave up the ghost
ca vous sera facture
that will be billed to you