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La societe multiculturelle

accueillir to receive, welcome
la carte de séjour residence permit
le centre d’accueil reception centre
chercher asile to seek asylum
de souche native-born
le demandeur d’asile asylum seeker
en situation irrégulière illegal, without papers
la frontière the border
fuir to flee
issu de l’immigrationn of immigrant origin
le nouvel arrivant new arrival
le patrimoine heritage
le pays d’accueil host country
la provenance origin
le ressortissant national, immigrant
la terre d’accueil host country
la vague d’immigrant wave of immigration
à cheval entre deux sociétés to be split between two societies
appartenir à to belong to
le choc culturel culture shock
le devoir duty
l’échec scolaire (m) failure at school
faire partie de to belong to
la formation training
s’insérer to integrate
s’installer to settle
s’intégrer to integrate/fit in
le milieu social social background
les moeurs (f) habits
le pays d'adoption adopted country
la précarité de l’emploi job insecurity
le processus process
résider to be resident
la revendication demand
surmonter des barrières linguistiques to overcome language barriers
le tissu social social fabric
la valeur value
le voile islamique islamic veil
agresser to attack, assault
l’agression (f) attack, mugging
attiser les passions to stir up feelings
avoir des préjugés to be prejudiced
la crainte fear
déchaîner to unleash
dénoncer to criticise
l’emplacement (m) place, site
fomenter to stir up
injurier to insult
la laïcité secularism
la bande gang
juger selon la couleur de la peau juger selon la couleur de la peau
la manifestation la manifestation
la peur fear
déchaîner to unleash
dénoncer to criticise