Leçon 7 --- Text --- Vocabulaire

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Vous voulez.

You want.

dire

to say

Vous voulez dire?

You mean?  (You want to say)?

gros, grosse

fat

pas du tout

not at all

le ventre

stomach

Il mesure.

He measures.

Il mesure 1 mètre 70.

He is 1 meter 70 centimeters tall.

Il pèse.

He weighs.

Il est plus grand qu'elle.

He is taller (more tall) than she.

Elle est moins grande que lui.

She is shorter than (less tall than) he.

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du ski nautique

water skiing

du patin à roulettes

roller skating

C'est tout.

That is all.

Il faut.

It is necessary.  One must.  One needs.

lui laisser

to leave him

un peu de temps

a little time

pour travailler

in order to work

faire la siest

to take a nap

3

Revenons.

Let's come back to.

les épaules

shoulders

assez larges

rather wide

carré

square

le menton

chin

roux, rousse

red-haired

châtain

brownish-haired (chestnut)

brun

brunette, dark-haired

dommage

too bad

Je crois que ...    (croire)

I believe that ...

C'est vrai.

That's true.

les sourcils

eyebrows

Ça ne va va.

That won't do.  That's not right. (That doesn't go.)

Il faut des sourcils noirs.

One needs black eyebrows.

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C'est comme ça. 

That's the way it is.  (It's like that.)

épais, épaisse

thick

enfin

anyway

avec

with

sans

without

C'est entendu.

It's agree.

une barbe 

beard

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voilà

There it is.  That's it.

l'esprit vif

the lively mind

lui aussi

him too, him also

un peu moins vif

a little less lively

Il parle moins.

He speaks less.

Il est moins moqueur.

He's less of a tease.  He mocks less.

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en somme

summing up

Ils ne se ressemblent pas.

They don't look like each other.  (They don't resemble each other.)

même assez différents

even rather different

leur rencontre

their meeting

va donner

is going to give

ou bien

or rather

Tout est possible.

Everything is possible.

le hasard

chance, luck

si grand

so large, so great, so vast