Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Les Defis Mondiaux V

Les Defis Mondiaux Vocabulaire 2017-2018

l'environnement the environment
le réchauffement climatique global warming
le pétrole oil
l'essence gasoline
un défi challenge
conscient aware
la chaleur heat
consommer to consume/use
équilibre balance
une inondation flood
la fonte melting
faible weak
un échantillon sample
l'effet de serre greenhouse effect
les ordures trash
la couche d'ozone ozone layer
les catastrophes naturelles natural disasters
un ouragan hurricane
une tornade tornado
la sécheresse drought
une canicule heatwave
un tremblement de terre earthquake
la santé health
le système de santé healthcare system
un vaccin vaccine
un traitement treatment
une guérison cure
un handicapé disabled person
la pauvreté poverty
le seuil de pauvreté poverty line
le seuil d'endettement debt line
le marché market
mendier to beg
une grève strike
SDF (sans domicile fixe) homeless
le chômage unemployment
subventionner to subsidize
l'alimentation diet
la nourriture biologique organic food
les droits de l'être humaine human rights
le travail bénévole volunteer work
le tiers monde
un procès lawsuit/trial
l'économie economy
un emprunt loan
la bourse stock market
le taux d'intérêt interest rate
la valeur value/worth
dérisoire pathetic/ridiculous
bouleversé distressed/jolted
un reportage news report
gaspiller to waste
augmenter to increase
diminuer to diminish
appauvrir to impoverish
économiser to save
dépenser to spend
polluer to polute
asservir to enslave
construire to build
détruire to destroy
salir to dirty
nettoyer to clean
une terre land/earth
la déforestation deforestation
un essor a rise
élevage livestock/farming
la peine de mort death penalty
Created by: Mme. Forberg
Popular French sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards