French Word of the Day - vegetable (noun)


31
Oct
2014

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légume vegetable (noun)

Un régime riche en fruits et légumes entretient la santé.
A diet rich in vegetables and fruit keeps the body healthy.

Les experts de la santé recommandent de manger des fruits et des légumes cinq fois par jour.
Health experts recommend five servings of fruit and vegtables a day.

Les poivrons, les brocolis, les courgettes, les poireaux, les carottes, les aubergines et la laitue sont tous des légumes.
Peppers, broccoli, zucchini, leeks, carrots, eggplants, and lettuce are all vegetables.

La femme achète des légumes à l’épicerie.
The woman is shopping for vegetables at the grocery store.

Les légumes sont une source riche de vitamines et de minéraux.
Vegetables are a rich source of vitamins and minerals.

potager
vegetable garden

jus de légumes
vegetable juice

rayon des légumes du supermarché
vegetable section of the supermarket

un légume vert amer
a bitter green vegetable

légumes frais
fresh vegetables

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31
Oct
2014

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French Word of the Day - Saturday (noun)


30
Oct
2014

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samedi Saturday (noun)

Aujourd’hui, c’est samedi 10 septembre.
Today is Saturday, September 10th.

Je fais le ménage tous les samedis pendant cinq heures.
I do housework every Saturday for five hours.

samedi soir
Saturday night

pas de projets pour samedi
no plans for Saturday

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French Word of the Day - floor (noun)


29
Oct
2014

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sol floor (noun)

Le sol du bâtiment est fait avec du bois.
The floor in the building is made of wood.

balayer le sol
sweep the floor

sol carrelé
tile floor

sol en bois
wooden floor

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29
Oct
2014

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French Word of the Day - door (noun)


28
Oct
2014

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porte door (noun)

La porte est fermée.
The door is closed.

L’homme ferme la porte.
The man is closing the door.

L’homme ferme la porte de la voiture avec la clef.
The man is unlocking the car door with the key.

porte d’entrée
front door

toquer à la porte
knock on the door

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French Word of the Day - book (noun)


27
Oct
2014

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livre book (noun)

Lisez le prochain chapitre de votre livre avant de venir en classe.
Read the next chapter of your book before coming to class.

La bibliothèque a plus d’un million de livres sur des milliers de sujets.
The library has over one million books on thousands of subjects.

Le garçon lit un livre dans le parc.
The boy is reading a book in the park.

livre électronique
electronic book

présentoir à livre
book display

livre ouvert
open book

manuel bleu
blue textbook

lire un livre
read a book

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French Word of the Day - police officer (noun)


26
Oct
2014

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officier de police police officer (noun)

Le travail de l’officier de police est de protéger et de servir le public.
The job of a police officer is to protect and serve the public.

L’officier de police questionne le conducteur.
The police officer is questioning the driver.

officier de police
police officer

officier de police en uniforme
police officer in uniform

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French Word of the Day - popular (adjective)


25
Oct
2014

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populaire popular (adjective)

Le thé est une boisson populaire à travers le monde.
Tea is a popular drink throughout the world.

L’étudiante la plus populaire a échoué sa dernière année.
The most popular student in school failed her senior year.

homme populaire
popular man

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French Word of the Day - help (verb)


24
Oct
2014

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aider help (verb)

Aidez-moi !
Help me!

Les fils aident leur mère.
The sons are helping their mother.

Les fils aident leur mère.
The sons help their mother.

Les fils ont aidé leur mère.
The sons helped their mother.

venir aider
come to help

aider sa mère
help one’s mother

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