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FLVS French IV

Français 4 : colonisation: esclavage en Afrique et aux Caraïbes.

QuestionAnswer
l'abolition abolition
une allumette match
analphabète illiterate
arrogant arrogant
un ancêtre ancester
un béké White person in the West Indies
une bêtise mischief
un bol bowl
une bourse scholarship
la canne à sucre sugar cane
un champ field
chantonner= fredonner to hum
déménager to move away , to relocate
un concours competitive exam, competition
combatif (-ive) with a fighting spirit
élever un enfant to raise a child
énergique full of energy
un enterrement funerals, burrial
l'esclavage (masc.) slavery
un esclave slave
exigeant demanding
exploité (e) exploited, abused
exploiteur exploitative, abusive
fier (fière) proud
la fierté pride
fort (e) strong
Les frais de scolarité school fees
gifler= frapper to slap, to hit
gratuit free (of charge)
honnête honnest
une ile island
une inégalité= un écart inequality
malhonnête dishonest
intolérant intolerant
bien/mal intégré (e) well/badly integrated
juste fair, just
injuste unfair, unjust
le linge linen, laundry
livrer to deliver
un mensonge lie
mentir to lie
métis (sse) of mixed race
mettre le feu à to set something on fire
le/la mulâtre mulatto
obstiné , têtu stubborn
opprimé = asservi oppressed
une ouvreuse= un guichetière a female ticket attendant
parier to bid, to gamble
payant fee-based
poursuivre ses (des) études de to pursue a degree in...
rendre service à quelqu'un to do somebody a favor
résigné= docile resigned, accepting, docile
révolté rebellious
sensible sensitive
sévère strict
soumis submissive
tenace résiliant= tenacious
travailleur(-euse) hard working
un feu, un incendie fire
sensible sensitive
se tromper to make a mistake, to be wrong
le sort fate