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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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montre
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"watch"
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montre
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montre
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"watch"
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À qui est cette montre ?
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"Whose watch is this?"
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À qui est cette montre ?
2.
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lunettes
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" glasses"
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lunettes
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lunettes
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" glasses"
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Il est temps de mettre nos lunettes 3D.
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"It's time to put on our 3D glasses."
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Il est temps de mettre nos lunettes 3D.
3.
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veste
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"jacket"
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veste
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veste
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"jacket"
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Cette veste vous va très bien.
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"That jacket looks nice on you."
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Cette veste vous va très bien.
4.
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recevoir
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"receive"
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recevoir
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recevoir
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"receive"
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J'adore recevoir des colis.
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"I love to receive packages."
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J'adore recevoir des colis.
5.
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chercher
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"search"
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chercher
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chercher
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"search"
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Il va chercher un emploi stable.
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"He is going to look for a stable job."
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Il va chercher un emploi stable.
6.
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prendre
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" take"
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prendre
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prendre
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" take"
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Je prends mon manteau.
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"I take my coat."
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Je prends mon manteau.
7.
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faible
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"weak"
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faible
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faible
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"weak"
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Ma famille est ma force et ma faiblesse.
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"My family is my strength and my weakness."
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Ma famille est ma force et ma faiblesse.
8.
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fort
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"strong"
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fort
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fort
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"strong"
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Le vent est fort.
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"The wind is strong."
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Le vent est fort.
9.
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froid
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"cold"
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froid
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froid
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"cold"
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Il fait froid.
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"It's cold."
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Il fait froid.
10.
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chaud
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"hot"
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chaud
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chaud
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"hot"
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J'aime le chocolat chaud en hiver.
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"I love hot chocolate in the winter."
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J'aime le chocolat chaud en hiver.
11.
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drôle
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"funny"
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drôle
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drôle
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"funny"
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J'aime trouver des mots drôles en apprenant le français !
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"I like to find funny words in French!"
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J'aime trouver des mots drôles en apprenant le français !
12.
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pêche
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"peach"
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pêche
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pêche
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"peach"
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Je mange une pêche.
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"I am eating a peach."
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Je mange une pêche.
13.
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orange
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"orange"
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orange
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orange
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"orange"
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Je veux du jus d'orange.
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"I want some orange juice."
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Je veux du jus d'orange.
14.
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pomme de terre
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"potato"
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pomme de terre
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pomme de terre
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"potato"
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La pomme de terre provient du Pérou.
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"Potatoes comes from Peru."
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La pomme de terre provient du Pérou.
15.
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graine de soja
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"soybean"
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graine de soja
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graine de soja
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"soybean"
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Le soja est une sorte d'haricot.
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"A soybean is a kind of bean."
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Le soja est une sorte d'haricot.
16.
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légume
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"vegetable"
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légume
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légume
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"vegetable"
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Le brocoli est un légume vert.
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"Broccoli is a green vegetable."
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Le brocoli est un légume vert.
17.
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vache
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"cow"
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vache
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vache
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"cow"
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La vache fait "meuh".
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"The cow goes "moo.""
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La vache fait "meuh".
18.
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cochon
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"pig"
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cochon
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cochon
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"pig"
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Les cochons sont roses.
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"Pigs are pink."
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Les cochons sont roses.
19.
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cheval
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"horse"
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cheval
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cheval
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"horse"
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C'est un cheval sauvage.
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"This is a wild horse."
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C'est un cheval sauvage.
20.
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neige
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"snow"
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neige
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neige
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"snow"
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J'aime la neige en hiver.
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"I like snow in the winter."
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J'aime la neige en hiver.
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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Tuesday at 06:30 PM
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Practice here & get feedback! Pick 1 word from this core list and come up with a sentence. Post the sentence in the comments below to get feedback from our learning community.

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Bonjour Edwin,

Thank you for the kind comment! I'm sure Lya will be pleased! :-)


Bonne journée,

Marion

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edwin purcell
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Best teacher by far !!

Maria Goretti
Friday at 02:21 PM
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Prendre...

Je prends mon petit déjeuner tous les matins après la douche.

Gogo
Friday at 02:15 PM
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J'aime trouver des mots drôles en apprenant le français !

"I like to find funny words in French!"

- Please help me understand why the word ' apprenant' was left out in the english translation.

Marija
Friday at 03:47 AM
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Au revoir pig