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AQA A2 Level French multicultural society vocabulary -immigration

le “pied noir” former colonist
accueillir to receive, welcome
l’afflux (m) influx
l'ascension sociale social advancement
l'asile politique political asylum
le bidonville shanty town
le camp de réfugiés refugee camp
la carte de séjour residence permit
la carte de travail work permit
le centre d’accueil reception centre
chercher asile to seek asylum
le clandestin illegal immigrant
de souche native born
le demandeur d’asile asylum seeker
la diversité diversity
émigrer to emigrate
en baisse falling
en hausse rising
en situation irrégulière illegal, without papers
l’éthnicité (f) ethnicity
ethnique ethnic
étranger foreign
l’Europe de l’est eastern Europe
la frontière border
fuir to flee
le ghetto ghetto
l’immigration (f) immigration
l’immigration clandestine (f) illegal immigration
l’immigré (f) immigrant
issu de l’immigrationn of immigrant origin
le migrant migrant
la minorité éthnique ethnic minority
le mode de vie way of life
le nouvel arrivant new arrival
originaire de from
le patrimoine heritage
le pays d’accueil host country
le “pied noir” former colonist
la provenance origin
le réfugié refugee
le ressortissant national, imigrant
le sans-papiers illegal immigrant
se réfugier to take refuge
la terre d’accueil host country
le travail au noir “moonlighting”
la vague d’immigrant wave of immigration
le lieu place
la durée period of time
provenir de to come from
lointain far away
un asile asylum
la faiblesse de leurs revenus their low income
la/la locataire tenant
surpeuplé overcrowded
davantage more
un ouvrier worker
la décennie decade
à peine only just, barely
à l’inverse on the contrary
désormais from now on
la zone frontalière border zone
le durcissement the hardening
insuffisant insufficient
être soumis à to be subject to
hors except for, apart from
la prestation sociale social security benefit
entraîner to lead to
faire grand bruit to cause an outcry
prévoir to plan
la trêve truce
le bidonville shanty town
les tsiganes, les Roms gypsies
au petit matin early in the morning
les forces de l’ordre the police
la fuite escape
être prié de to be requested to
d’une traite without stopping on the way
réduire en morceaux to smash to pieces
puiser to draw from
le terrain vague waste land
un ayant droit a person entitled to something
une ONG: organistation non gouvernementale an NGO; non-governmental organisation (humanitarian organisation)
faire bondir enrage
à charge independent (person)
une erreur judiciaire miscarriage of justice
les actes répréhensibles (mpl) wrongdoing
les méfaits (mpl) wrongdoing
un titre de séjour residence permit
une démarche step
déposer deposit, submit
la préfecture authorities, administrative centre
suer to sweat
broyer to crush
être astreinte to be forced
en toute connaissance de cause with full knowledge of the facts
maroquinerie (f) leather industry, leather goods
être pris au piège to be trapped
un atelier workshop
la tâche chore
la confection clothes industry
la liberté de parole freedom of speech
au sein de inside, within
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