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à
labels distance or time from a point
à
droite on the right
à
gauche on the left
à
une demi-heure a half hour away
acheté
bought (past participle of acheter)
l’après-midi
afternoon
l’appétit (masculine); avoir de l’appétit; avoir peu d’appétit
appetite; to have an appetite; not to have much appetite, not to feel much like eating
l’arrondissement
administrative division of French cities
l’assiette (feminine)
plate
aujourd’hui
today
autre chose
something else
balayer
to sweep
le beurre
butter
bien; J’ai bien peur.
very (intensifier); I’m very scared.
bien sûr
of course
bien sûr que non
of course not
bizarre
strange
le bol
bowl used for serving coffee in the morning
Ça ne fait rien.
That doesn’t matter.
le carnet
a book of ten subway tickets
ce que
what (relative pronoun)
les céréales (feminine plural)
breakfast cereal
changer
to change
changer de train
to change trains
Comment ça?
Why is that/How come? (colloquial)
comprendre
to understand
compris
understood (past participle of comprendre)
la confiture
jam
la consommation
drink (at a bar or café)
la correspondance
connection (in terms of transportation)
le couteau (plural: les couteaux)
knife
le couvert
place-setting
créé
created (past participle of créer)
créer
to create
le croissant
croissant, flaky, crescent-shaped roll
la cuiller (also spelled cuillère)
spoon
décidé
decided (past participle of décider)
décider
to decide
décider de faire qqch
to decide to do something
découvrir
to discover
décrocher
to pick up the phone
déjà
already
la demi-heure
a half hour
descendre
to get off, get out of (a vehicle)
la direction
direction, the train to
dit
said (past participle of dire)
dormi
slept (past participle of dormir)
dormir
to sleep
l’écran
a screen
employer
to use
en
about it
en face
across the way
ennuyer
to bore
l’éponge (feminine)
sponge
essaie
try (command form)
essayer
to try
essayer de faire qqch
to try to do something
essuyer
to wipe
comme
how (used to emphasize an adjective)
fait
made, done (past participle of faire)
la fenêtre
window
fermé
closed (past participle of fermer)
le fichier
a file
la fois; combien de fois
time (occurrence); how many times
une fois
once
deux fois
twice
la fourchette
fork
fermer
to close
la Gare de l’Est
major Paris station from where trains leave to the East
le gros mot
dirty word, swear word
les gros mots
foul language
le guichet
ticket window
l’heure
time (as on a clock)
hier
yesterday
l’idée (feminine)
idea
le jour
a day
lire
to read
loin
far
loin d’ici
far from here
lu
read (past participle of lire)
le magazine
magazine
le matin
the morning, in the morning
même
even
mettre la table
to set the table
mis
past participle of mettre
moindre; Je n’en ai pas la moindre idée.
least, slightest; I don’t have the slightest idea.
la montre; à ma montre
watch (timepiece); by my watch
la nappe
a tablecloth
nettoyer
to clean
la nuit
night
de la nuit
during the whole night
oublié
forgotten (past participle of oublier)
oublier
to forget
ouvert
opened (past participle of ouvrir)
ouvrir
to open
parfait
perfect
partir
to leave (on a trip)
pas encore
not yet
payer
to pay
pendant
during
pendant des heures
for hours
pensé
thought (past participle of penser)
penser à qqch
to think of something
penser à autre chose
to think of something else
perdre
to lose
perdu
lost (past participle of perdre)
le petit déjeuner
breakfast
la Place de la République
big square in the eastern part of Paris
le plan; le plan de Paris
city map, street map; street and transportation map of Paris
le plancher
floor
près de
near
pris
taken (past participle of prendre)
pu
past participle of pouvoir
le pot
jar
quand même
just the same
raccrocher
to hang up (the phone)
le relais
rest stop
rempli
filled (past participle of remplir)
remplir
to fill
la salle à manger
the dining room
la serviette
napkin
servir
to serve
sonner
to ring
sortir
to go out
la soucoupe
saucer
la station
subway station
le sucre
sugar
la tartine
buttered French bread
la tasse
cup
le téléphone
telephone
le temps
time
on a le temps
we have (enough) time
le ticket
ticket (especially for bus and subway)
le torchon
dishrag
tout près
very close by
trouvé
found (past participle of trouver)
trouver
to find
tutoyer
to address someone in the tu form
le vélo
bike, bicycle
vendredi
Friday
le verre
glass, drinking glass
vers
towards
voir
to see
vouvoyer
to address someone in the vous form
vu
seen (past participle of voir)