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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in French.
Hi everybody, my name is Lya.
Welcome to The 800 Core French Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in French.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
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cacao
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"cocoa"
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cacao
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cacao
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"cocoa"
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Je bois du cacao chaud pendant les journées d'hiver, et du thé glacé pendant les journées d'été.
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"I drink hot cocoa on cold winter days, and iced tea on hot summer days."
(SLOW)
Je bois du cacao chaud pendant les journées d'hiver, et du thé glacé pendant les journées d'été.
2.
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boisson sans alcool
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"soft drink"
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boisson sans alcool
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boisson sans alcool
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"soft drink"
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Les boissons sans alcool sont généralement des boissons gazeuses et servies froides.
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"Soft drinks are usually carbonated and served cold."
(SLOW)
Les boissons sans alcool sont généralement des boissons gazeuses et servies froides.
3.
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jus
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"juice"
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jus
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jus
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"juice"
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Mon jus de fruit préféré est le jus d'ananas.
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"My favorite fruit juice is pineapple juice."
(SLOW)
Mon jus de fruit préféré est le jus d'ananas.
4.
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bibliothèque
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"bookcase"
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bibliothèque
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bibliothèque
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"bookcase"
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Il a acheté une bibliothèque pour y mettre ses livres.
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"He bought a bookcase to put his books on."
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Il a acheté une bibliothèque pour y mettre ses livres.
5.
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lit
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"bed"
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lit
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lit
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"bed"
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Je suis enfin dans mon lit après une longue journée de travail.
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"I am finally in my bed after a long day of work."
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Je suis enfin dans mon lit après une longue journée de travail.
6.
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miroir
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"mirror"
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miroir
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miroir
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"mirror"
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Elle a un miroir dans sa chambre.
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"She has a mirror in her room."
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Elle a un miroir dans sa chambre.
7.
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commode
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"dresser"
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commode
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commode
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"dresser"
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Mes chaussettes et mes sous-vêtements sont dans le tiroir du haut de ma commode.
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"My socks and underwear are in the top drawer of my dresser."
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Mes chaussettes et mes sous-vêtements sont dans le tiroir du haut de ma commode.
8.
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balayer
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"sweep"
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balayer
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balayer
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"sweep"
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Mon père balaye les feuilles d'automne.
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"My father is sweeping the autumn leaves."
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Mon père balaye les feuilles d'automne.
9.
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ranger
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"put away"
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ranger
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ranger
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"put away"
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Range tes jouets, s'il te plaît.
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"Put away your toys, please."
(SLOW)
Range tes jouets, s'il te plaît.
10.
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passer la serpillière
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"mop"
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passer la serpillière
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passer la serpillière
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"mop"
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J'ai renversé mon jus d'orange, alors je vais passer la serpillière.
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"I spilled my orange juice, so I'll mop the floor."
(SLOW)
J'ai renversé mon jus d'orange, alors je vais passer la serpillière.
11.
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serveuse
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"waitress"
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serveuse
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serveuse
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"waitress"
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La serveuse tient un plateau avec des verres.
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"The waitress is holding a tray with glasses."
(SLOW)
La serveuse tient un plateau avec des verres.
12.
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degré Fahrenheit
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"Fahrenheit"
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degré Fahrenheit
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degré Fahrenheit
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"Fahrenheit"
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L'eau gèle à trente-deux degrés Fahrenheit.
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"Water freezes at thirty-two degrees Fahrenheit."
(SLOW)
L'eau gèle à trente-deux degrés Fahrenheit.
13.
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température
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"temperature"
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température
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température
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"temperature"
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La température a augmenté jusqu'à 29 degrés aujourd'hui.
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"The temperature has been up to 29 degrees today."
(SLOW)
La température a augmenté jusqu'à 29 degrés aujourd'hui.
14.
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humide
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"humid"
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humide
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humide
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"humid"
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C'est humide en août au Japon.
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"It's humid in August in Japan."
(SLOW)
C'est humide en août au Japon.
15.
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y avoir du vent
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"windy"
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y avoir du vent
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y avoir du vent
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"windy"
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Demain il fera froid et il va y avoir du vent, donc porte une écharpe.
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"Tomorrow will be cold and windy, so wear a scarf."
(SLOW)
Demain il fera froid et il va y avoir du vent, donc porte une écharpe.
16.
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terrain de jeux
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"playground"
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terrain de jeux
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terrain de jeux
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"playground"
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Au terrain de jeux, il y a toujours une file d'attente pour les balançoires et pour les toboggans.
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"At the playground, there is always a line for the swings and slides."
(SLOW)
Au terrain de jeux, il y a toujours une file d'attente pour les balançoires et pour les toboggans.
17.
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piscine
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"pool"
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piscine
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piscine
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"pool"
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On se baigne à la piscine municipale tous les jours en été.
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"We swim at the public pool everyday in the summer."
(SLOW)
On se baigne à la piscine municipale tous les jours en été.
18.
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tennis
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"tennis"
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tennis
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tennis
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"tennis"
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Tu veux jouer au tennis ?
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"Do you want to play tennis?"
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Tu veux jouer au tennis ?
19.
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basket-ball
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"basketball"
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basket-ball
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basket-ball
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"basketball"
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Les filles et les garçons jouent au basket-ball.
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"The boys and girls are playing basketball."
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Les filles et les garçons jouent au basket-ball.
20.
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litre
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"liter"
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litre
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litre
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"liter"
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Ce soir, il a bu un demi-litre de bière.
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"Tonight, he drank half a liter of beer."
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Ce soir, il a bu un demi-litre de bière.
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
Au revoir.

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