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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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sortir les poubelles
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"take out the trash"
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sortir les poubelles
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sortir les poubelles
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"take out the trash"
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Est-ce que tu peux sortir les poubelles, s'il te plaît ?
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"Can you take out the trash, please?"
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Est-ce que tu peux sortir les poubelles, s'il te plaît ?
2.
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serveur
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"waiter"
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serveur
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serveur
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"waiter"
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Je n'arrive pas à y croire ! Les serveurs sont tellement grossiers ici !
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"I can't believe it! The waiters are so rude at this place!"
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Je n'arrive pas à y croire ! Les serveurs sont tellement grossiers ici !
3.
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la météo
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"weather report"
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la météo
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la météo
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"weather report"
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Il faut que l'on vérifie la météo avant d'aller faire de la voile.
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"We need to check the weather report before going sailing."
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Il faut que l'on vérifie la météo avant d'aller faire de la voile.
4.
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Celsius
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"Celsius"
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Celsius
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Celsius
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"Celsius"
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L'eau gèle à zéro degré Celsius.
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"Water freezes at zero degrees Celsius."
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L'eau gèle à zéro degré Celsius.
5.
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programme télé
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"TV show"
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programme télé
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programme télé
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"TV show"
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Je regarde ce programme télé tous les dimanches.
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"I watch this TV show every Sunday."
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Je regarde ce programme télé tous les dimanches.
6.
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jogging
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"jogging"
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jogging
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jogging
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"jogging"
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J'ai perdu trois kilos depuis que j'ai commencé à faire du jogging.
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"I've lost three kilograms since I started jogging."
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J'ai perdu trois kilos depuis que j'ai commencé à faire du jogging.
7.
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restauration rapide
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"fast food"
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restauration rapide
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restauration rapide
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"fast food"
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La restauration rapide me rend malade.
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"Fast food makes me sick."
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La restauration rapide me rend malade.
8.
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parc
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"park"
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parc
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parc
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"park"
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C'est un beau parc.
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"It's a beautiful park."
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C'est un beau parc.
9.
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feu de circulation
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"traffic light"
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feu de circulation
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feu de circulation
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"traffic light"
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Tournez à droite au prochain feu de circulation.
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"Turn right at the next traffic light."
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Tournez à droite au prochain feu de circulation.
10.
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panneau
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"sign"
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panneau
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panneau
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"sign"
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Que veut dire ce panneau ?
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"What does that sign mean?"
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Que veut dire ce panneau ?
11.
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métro
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"subway"
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métro
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métro
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"subway"
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Je prends le métro pour aller au bureau.
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"I take the subway to the office."
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Je prends le métro pour aller au bureau.
12.
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gare
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"train station"
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gare
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gare
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"train station"
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Excusez-moi, où est la gare?
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"Excuse me, where is the train station?"
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Excusez-moi, où est la gare?
13.
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cinq cents
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"five hundred"
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cinq cents
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cinq cents
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"five hundred"
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Le salaire est de mille cinq cents euros.
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"The pay is one thousand five hundred Euros."
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Le salaire est de mille cinq cents euros.
14.
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neuf cent-quatre-vingt-dix-neuf
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"nine hundred ninety nine"
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neuf cent-quatre-vingt-dix-neuf
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neuf cent-quatre-vingt-dix-neuf
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"nine hundred ninety nine"
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Nous avons acheté neuf cent quatre-vingt-dix-neuf chaises pour l'événement.
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"We bought nine hundred ninety nine chairs for the event."
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Nous avons acheté neuf cent quatre-vingt-dix-neuf chaises pour l'événement.
15.
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cent un
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"one hundred and one"
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cent un
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cent un
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"one hundred and one"
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Mon score était de cent un points.
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"My score was one hundred and one."
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Mon score était de cent un points.
16.
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quatre cents
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"four hundred"
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quatre cents
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quatre cents
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"four hundred"
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Mon loyer mensuel est de quatre cents euros, sans les charges.
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"My monthly rent is four hundred euros, without maintenance charges."
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Mon loyer mensuel est de quatre cents euros, sans les charges.
17.
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neuf cents
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"nine hundred"
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neuf cents
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neuf cents
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"nine hundred"
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Cette cuillère ancienne a été forgée il y a neuf cents ans.
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"This antique spoon was forged nine hundred years ago."
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Cette cuillère ancienne a été forgée il y a neuf cents ans.
18.
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pouce
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"inch"
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pouce
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pouce
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"inch"
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Je viens d'acheter une télévision à écran plat de 40 pouces.
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"I just bought a 40 inch flat screen television."
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Je viens d'acheter une télévision à écran plat de 40 pouces.
19.
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kilo
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"kilogram"
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kilo
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kilo
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"kilogram"
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Cet ordinateur pèse deux kilos.
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"This computer weighs two kilograms."
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Cet ordinateur pèse deux kilos.
20.
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centimètre
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"centimeter"
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centimètre
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centimètre
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"centimeter"
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Les écarts entre les plants de tomates sont de 80 centimètres.
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"The gap between tomato plants is 80 centimeters."
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Les écarts entre les plants de tomates sont de 80 centimètres.
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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