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Words used in this podcast
Word Root Meanings
 
prison 1. n. prison
repasser 1. v. to iron (to pass an iron over clothing)
2. v. to pass by again.
3. v. to redo (an exam, a test)
métal 1. n-m. metal
2. n-m. (heraldry) metal
quatre-vingts 1. n-m. eighty, 80
tortue marine 1. turtle
sauvage 1. adj. wild, untamed
2. adj. (especially, Canada, obsolete, offensive) (Louisiana French, offensive) Amerindian
3. n-m. (especially, Canada, obsolete, offensive) (Louisiana, offensive) Amerindian
pommette 1. n. cheekbone
cinquante 1. num. fifty
2. n-m. fifty
rame 1. n. oar, paddle
2. n. , passage=Le fils de Barberousse était si cruel et traitait si mal ses captifs, que ceux qui occupaient les bancs de sa chiourme ne virent pas plutôt la galère la Louve se diriger sur eux et prendre d
3. n. , translation=The son of Barbarossa was so cruel and treated his captives so badly, that those who occupied the benches of his galley no sooner saw the galley la Louve steering to them and advancing
4. n. , chapter=XXXIX
5. n. ream (of paper)
ramer 1. v. (intransitive) to row
2. v. , passage=Le fils de Barberousse était si cruel et traitait si mal ses captifs, que ceux qui occupaient les bancs de sa chiourme ne virent pas plutôt la galère la Louve se diriger sur eux et prendre d
3. v. , translation=The son of Barbarossa was so cruel and treated his captives so badly, that those who occupied the benches of his galley no sooner saw the galley la Louve steering to them and advancing
4. v. , chapter=XXXIX
aller 1. v. (intransitive) to go
2. : Nous devons aller à l’école. - We must go to school.
3. : J’irai au magasin. - I will go to the store.
4. v. (when followed by an infinitive verb) to be going (to)| will soon| forms a near-future tense
5. : Il allait visiter sa famille. - He was going to visit his family.
col 1. n. collar
2. n. col
3. n. neck (now especially of objects, vases etc.)
lampe 1. n. lamp, light
2. n. bulb
3. v. first-person singular present indicative of lamper
4. v. third-person singular present indicative of lamper
5. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of lamper
lamper 1. v. to quaff, to swig
enroulé 1. v. past participle of enrouler
2. adj. wound or curled around
enrouler 1. v. to wind, curl (around)
2. v. (informal) to make out with, to score with, to get off with (to kiss someone)
bague 1. n. ring
baguer 1. v. to ring, tag, band (attach a tag or ring, e.g. to a bird, for tracking)
2. v. (sewing) to collar
parties 1. v. feminine plural past participle of partir
2. n. plural of partie
3. n. (anatomy) genitals
partir 1. v. (obsolete, transitive) to share, to share out, to divide
2. : Avoir maille à partir avec quelqu'un.
3. v. (intransitive) to go away, leave, depart
4. v. (intransitive) to originate
5. : Toutes les artères partent du cœur. - All arteries originate from the heart.
partie 1. n. part (portion, amount)
2. : Il y a deux parties principales de ce truc.
3. :  | There are two main parts to this thing.
4. : faire partie (de) to participate in
5. n. (legal) party


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