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Surveillance Society

EnglishFrench
elements to stand out faire ressortir
billboard panneau publicitaire
air ship / dirigible dirigeable
barbed wire fil barbelé
passer-by passant
watchtower tour de garde
binoculars jumelles
tangle up emméler
hover over something survoler
a mesh maillage, treillis
vultures / birds of prey vautours/ oiseaux de proie
stiffling atmosphere atmosphère étouffante
dehumanizing déshumanisant
warn against prévenir
be under surveillance être sous surveillance
spy on people espionner
be spied upon/on être espionné
issues of privacy questions de confidentialité
roughly environ
be caught on camera être filmé
new trend nouvelle tendance
a dystopian novel
an orwellian society
it's about totalitarianism
patrols patrouilles
historical revisionism révisionnisme historique
thoughtcrimes in 1984 crimes de la pensée
keep a diary tenir un journal intime
be unbearable être insoutenable
feel oppressed/ be oppressing se sentir oppressé/ oppressant
become paranoid devenir parano
eery atmosphere atmosphere angoissante
a caption une légende
censorship censure
abuse abus
freedom of speech/ thought liberté de parole/ de pensée
be cautious/ be wary of. something or someone / be on one's guard faire attention / être prudent, méfiant / être sur ses gardes
nightmarish cauchemardesque
threatening menaçant
whisper something murmurer
overhear surprendre une conversation
guesswork suppositions; hypothèses
wire something raccorder
electric wire fil électrique
plug in something brancher
at any rate en tous cas
keep an eye on somebody garder un oeil sur quelqu'un
tell off sermonner, disputer
loudspeaker haut parleur
cut down on crime réduire la criminalité
anti-social behavior comportement, agissement anti-social
offender contrevenant, délinquant
a B-cop ( Beat cop) policier de proximité
night time prowls errances de nuit
cigarette butts mégots
psychological warfare guerre psychologique
be effective être efficace
monitor someone or something contrôler, surveiller
complain to somebody about something se plaindre à quelqu'un de quelque chose
scold somebody gronder, réprimander
Created by: stbenglish
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