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à la solde de
in the pay of
à vrai dire
to tell the truth, in all honesty
l’abonnement
(masculine) a subscription
l’anniversaire
(masculine) birthday
l’anniversaire de mariage
(masculine) wedding anniversary
annoncer
to announce
apporter qqch à qqn
to bring something to someone
l’avenir
(masculine)future
le blâme
blame
rejeter le blâme sur
to shift, transfer the blame to
bouleverser
to upset
cacher
to hide
la carte postale
post card
causer
to cause
le chef
the boss
le colis
parcel
le collègue
colleague
le concurrent
competitor
contacter
to get in touch with, contact
le coup
blow; trick; act; deed
un coup monté
a frame-up; a put-up job
le courrier électronique
email
craindre
to fear
craint
past participle of craindre
la croisière
cruise
le danger
a danger
la découverte
a discovery
demander à qqn
to ask someone
demander qqch à qqn
to ask someone for something
désolé
terribly sorry
le diplôme
diploma, degree
dire qqch à qqn
to say something to someone, to tell someone something
dites-moi
tell me
donc
therefore, so
donner qqch à qqn
to give something to someone
drôlement
quite a bit
écrire à qqn
to write to someone
écrire qqch à qqn
to write something to someone
l’employé
(feminine: une employée) employee
entre
between
l’envergure
(feminine) size, scope
de cette envergure
of such scope
envoyer
to send
envoyer qqch à qqn
to send something to someone
être sur le point de + infinitive
to be on the verge of + verb
l’examen
test, exam
à l’examen
on the test
expliquer qqch à qqn
to explain something to someone
la fête
saint’s day
la fin des cours
end of the school year
la gestion
marketing
l’infâme
(masculine or feminine) horrible person
l’intention
(feminine) intention
avoir l’intention de + infinitive
to intend to + verb
Je me sauve!
I’m running off, I’m escaping
le jouet
toy
laisser qqch à qqn
to leave something for someone
la lettre
letter
leur
to them (indirect object pronoun)
lire qqch à qqn
to read something to someone
la livraison
delivery
louer qqch à qqn
to rent something to someone
lui
to him, to her (indirect object pronoun)
machiner
to plot, hatch, engineer
le malfaiteur
a criminal
le mariage
marriage, wedding
me
me, to me (direct and indirect object pronoun)
le méfait
misdeed, crime
mêler
to mix, involve
mêler qqn à qqch
to involve someone in something
menacer
to threaten
Mon Dieu!
Oh, my gosh! (literally: My God)
monter un coup
to set up an operation
la montre
watch, wristwatch
montrer qqch à qqn
to show something to someone
mystérieux
(feminine: mystérieuse) mysterious
nécessaire
necessary
il est nécessaire de + infinitive
it is necessary to + verb
Noël
Christmas
nous
us, to us (direct and indirect object pronoun)
la nuit
night; during the night
offert
past participle of offrir
offrir
to offer; give as a gift
offrir qqch à qqn
to give something to someone (as a gift)
la panique
panic
paniqué
in panic
le paquet
package
parler à qqn
to speak to someone
passer
to pass, give, hand over
poser une question à quelqu’un
to ask someone a question
poster
to mail
le potin
piece of gossip
des potins
gossip
prendre; Qu’est-ce qui vous prend?
What’s gotten into you?
prêter qqch à qqn
to lend something to someone
prévenir qqn
to warn someone
prévenir qqn de qqch
to warn someone about something
le programme
program
le projet
project
proposer qqch à qqn
to suggest, propose something to someone
le prospectus
brochure
le publipostage
mailing
quitter + place
to leave + place
raconter
to tell
raconter qqch à qqn
to tell (recount) something to someone
le rapport
relation, relationship, connection
recevoir
to receive, get
reçu
past participle of recevoir
regretter
to be sorry
regretter de + infinitive
to be sorry to + verb
rejeter
to throw back, reject, cast
rejeter le blâme sur
shift, transfer the blame to
rendre qqch à qqn
to give something to someone
répondre à qqn
to answer someone
réussir
to succeed
réussir à + infinitive
to succeed in doing something
révolutionner
to revolutionize
rival
(masculine plural: rivaux) rival
la ruine
ruin
ruiner
to ruin, bankrupt
sans + infinitive
without doing something
sans me dire
without telling me
sauter
to jump
Ça saute aux yeux.
It’s obvious.
se passer
to happen
Qu’est-ce qui se passe?
What’s happening? What’s going on?
selon
according to
à la solde de
in the pay of
suivi
past participle of suivre
suivre
to follow
suivre un cours
to take a course
sûr
(feminine: sûre) sure
surtout
especially
te
you, to you (direct and indirect object pronoun)
le téléphone portable
cell phone
téléphoner à qqn
to phone someone
le timbre
(postage) stamp
toujours
still
toujours pas
still not
tout
everything
tout ça
all that, all this
tout le monde
everyone
le train électrique
electric train
aux trousses de
on the heels of, on the tail of
vendre qqch à qqn
to sell something to someone
venu
past participle of venir
vite
quickly, fast
vous
you, to you (formal or plural; direct and indirect object pronoun)
les yeux
(masculine plural) eyes