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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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inondation
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"flood"
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inondation
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inondation
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"flood"
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La jeep se déplace tant bien que mal malgré l'inondation.
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"The jeep is pushing through the flood."
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La jeep se déplace tant bien que mal malgré l'inondation.
2.
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typhon
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"typhoon"
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typhon
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typhon
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"typhoon"
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Le typhon a frappé.
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"The typhoon has hit."
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Le typhon a frappé.
3.
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ouragan
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"hurricane"
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ouragan
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ouragan
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"hurricane"
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Les radars modernes nous permettent de suivre un ouragan de très près.
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"Modern radar equipment allows us to precisely track a hurricane."
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Les radars modernes nous permettent de suivre un ouragan de très près.
4.
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tornade
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"tornado"
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tornade
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tornade
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"tornado"
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La tornade dévaste la prairie.
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"The tornado is twisting across the prairie."
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La tornade dévaste la prairie.
5.
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sécheresse
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"drought"
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sécheresse
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sécheresse
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"drought"
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Le sol s'est fissuré à cause de la sécheresse.
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"The soil cracked due to the drought."
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Le sol s'est fissuré à cause de la sécheresse.
6.
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Islam
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"Islam"
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Islam
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Islam
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"Islam"
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L'Islam a été fondé par le prophète Mahomet.
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"Islam was founded by the prophet Muhammad."
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L'Islam a été fondé par le prophète Mahomet.
7.
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Protestantisme
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"Protestantism"
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Protestantisme
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Protestantisme
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"Protestantism"
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Le Protestantisme a été créé par une rupture de l’Église Catholique Romaine.
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"Protestantism came as a break from the Roman Catholic Church."
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Le Protestantisme a été créé par une rupture de l’Église Catholique Romaine.
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Catholicisme
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"Catholicism"
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Catholicisme
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Catholicisme
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"Catholicism"
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Le Catholicisme est une religion dont les adeptes acceptent l'autorité du Pape.
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"Catholicism is the religion of those who accept the leadership of the Pope."
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Le Catholicisme est une religion dont les adeptes acceptent l'autorité du Pape.
9.
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Hindouisme
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"Hinduism"
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Hindouisme
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Hindouisme
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"Hinduism"
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On trouve dans l'Hindouisme de l'Inde une croyance à la réincarnation et en plusieurs dieux.
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"Hinduism, from India, involves the belief in reincarnation and many gods."
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On trouve dans l'Hindouisme de l'Inde une croyance à la réincarnation et en plusieurs dieux.
10.
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Bouddhisme
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"Buddhism"
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Bouddhisme
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Bouddhisme
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"Buddhism"
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Le Bouddhisme est basé sur les enseignements de Bouddha, l’Éveillé.
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"Buddhism is based on the teachings of the Buddha, the enlightened one."
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Le Bouddhisme est basé sur les enseignements de Bouddha, l’Éveillé.
11.
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cheville
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"ankle"
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cheville
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cheville
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"ankle"
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J'ai trébuché dans les escaliers, et maintenant j'ai une entorse à la cheville.
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"I tripped on the stairs, and now I have a sprained ankle."
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J'ai trébuché dans les escaliers, et maintenant j'ai une entorse à la cheville.
12.
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coude
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"elbow"
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coude
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coude
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"elbow"
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Le bras ne se plie que d'un côté au niveau du coude.
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"The arm only bends one way at the elbow."
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Le bras ne se plie que d'un côté au niveau du coude.
13.
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poignet
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"wrist"
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poignet
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poignet
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"wrist"
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Le poignet relie la main au bras.
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"The hand is attached to the arm by the wrist."
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Le poignet relie la main au bras.
14.
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genou
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"knee"
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genou
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genou
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"knee"
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Le garçon est tombé et s'est éraflé les genoux.
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"The boy fell and scraped his knees."
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Le garçon est tombé et s'est éraflé les genoux.
15.
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peau
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"skin"
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peau
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peau
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"skin"
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La peau est l'organe le plus grand du corps.
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"Skin is the largest organ in the body."
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La peau est l'organe le plus grand du corps.
16.
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se raser
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"shave"
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se raser
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se raser
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"shave"
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Le garçon a essayé de se raser comme son papa mais il s'est coupé le visage.
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"The boy tried to shave like his daddy but cut his face doing it."
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Le garçon a essayé de se raser comme son papa mais il s'est coupé le visage.
17.
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chef
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"chef"
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chef
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chef
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"chef"
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Le chef cuisine un repas.
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"The chef is making a meal."
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Le chef cuisine un repas.
18.
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non-fumeur
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"non-smoking"
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non-fumeur
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non-fumeur
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"non-smoking"
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Je préfère m'asseoir dans le coin non-fumeur.
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"My preference is to sit in the non-smoking section."
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Je préfère m'asseoir dans le coin non-fumeur.
19.
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fumeur
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"smoking"
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fumeur
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fumeur
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"smoking"
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Il y a un espace séparé pour les fumeurs à côté du restaurant.
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"There is a separate patio for smoking attached to the restaurant."
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Il y a un espace séparé pour les fumeurs à côté du restaurant.
20.
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sang
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"blood"
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sang
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sang
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"blood"
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La patiente a perdu beaucoup de sang et elle a besoin d'une transfusion sanguine.
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"The patient has lost a lot of blood, and she needs a blood transfusion."
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La patiente a perdu beaucoup de sang et elle a besoin d'une transfusion sanguine.
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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