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French Conversation

Ch3:Un Service, Les Directions, La Vie Estudiante, Les Vacances, L'extrait Lit.

un service a favor
dépanner to help out
Je peux...? Can I...?/ May I...?
Je pourrais...? Could I...?
Ça vous dérange si...? Does it bother you if...?
Vous permettez? May I?
prêter to lend
emprunter to borrow
avoir besoin d'aide to need help
tourner to turn
prendre (à gauche) to take a left, to go left
passer to pass
tout droit straight
à droite (on the) right
à gauche (on the) left
a coin de at the corner of
sur la/ta/votre droite on the/ your right
un bâtiment a building
un feu (aux feux) a traffic light
une faculté a college/ department
la faculté des Lettres/ la fac de Lettres College/ Department of the Humanities
un amphi(théâtre) a lecture hall
un TP, un labo a practical application session, lab session
un maître de conférences a college professor, lecturer
une unité de cours a course credit
une filière a program
une matière a discipline
science-po political science
une licence college three-year superior degree (France)
un master (une maîtrise) college four-year superior degree (France)
s'inscrire à un cours to register for a class
suivre un cours to take a class
aller en cours/ en classe to go to class
aller à l'université to be in college, to go to college
faire des études to study (to be a student)
étudier à l'étranger to study abroad
le bureau des inscriptions registration services
le rectorat school board administrations
laïque secular
la laïcité secularism
titulaire (degree) holder
baccalauréat end of high school diploma (France)/ superior degree (Quebec and the US)
une formation longue college program (as opposed to shorter program at a professional school)
la recherche research
soutenance (de thèse) thesis/Ph.D. defense
soutenir to defend
une thèse a Ph.D. dissertation
un mémoire a thesis (for an M.A. or degree other than Ph.D.)
le resto U (subsidized) campus restaurant
un conseiller, une conseillère an adviser
conseiller, donner un conseil to advise
un bulletin/ un relevé de notes grade report
le logement lodging
une résidence universitaire dorms or on-campus lodging
être en vacances to be on vacation
un voyage organisé a package tour
un billet d'avion a plane ticket
un aller-retour a round-trip ticket
en première/ deuxième classe in first/ second class
le petit-déjeuner inclus breakfast included
une formule tout compris all-included option
louer to rent
une agence de location a rental agency
faire un prix to give a discount
la poste the post office
le taux de change the exchange rate
un pourboire a tip
se mettre en tête de to (somewhat stubbornly) decide to
dispenser (une education) to provide
la foi faith
un coup d'œil a glimpse
repérer to locate, to see
que je sache as far as I know
crépu frizzy
emmêlé entangled
le teint complexion
s'enfuir to run away, to escape
saugrenu crazy, absurd
se procurer to get
un anneau a ring
(visible) à l'œil nu (visible) to the naked eye
faire attention à to be careful about, to pay special attention to
abandonner to give up
un reseignement information
l'accueil the reception desk
un couloir a hallway
un distributeur de besoin a soda machine
un distributeur (d'argent) an ATM
Ça tombe bien! That's lucky!
le menton the chin
des ballons balloons
de la glace ice or ice cream
des sodas sodas
de biscuits apéro crackers
de la bière beer
tomber amoureux(se) to fall in love
le coup de foudre love at first sight
les tourtereaux lovebirds
vérifier (France), checker (Québec) to check
un ascenseur an elevator
les actualitées the news
le permis de conduire driver's license
gratuit free
promouvoir to promote
un souvenir a memory
le Gaulois the Gauls (ancestors of the French)
le savoir knowledge
Ça me rend triste. it makes me sad
On a passé l'examen. We took the exam.
Created by: AdrienneBronner