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Google Translation:
Cet ouvrage sent la lime, on voit qu'il a été travaillé avec soin

     1. det. this
     1. n. work, labour
     2. n. piece of work
     3. n. work, oeuvre
     4. n. book, volume
     1. v. third-person singular present indicative of sentir
          1. v. (intransitive) to smell (to have a certain odor)
                Ça sent bon. - It smells good.
          3. v. to taste
          4. v. to feel (physical perception)
          5. v. to smell of, taste of
                Ce repas sent l'ail. - This meal smells/tastes of garlic.
          7. v. (transitive, informal) to smack of; to indicate, foreshadow
                Ça sent la pluie. - It looks like rain.
          9. v. to have the character, manner, feeling or appearance of; to give a feeling of
          10. v. to feel, be aware of, be conscious of
          11. v. (reflexive) to feel (in oneself)
          12. v. (reflexive) to show, be felt (of effect, improvement etc.)
     1. art. the (definite article).
     2. pron. her, it (direct object).
     3. n-m. (music) la, the note 'A'.
     1. n. file (tool)
     2. n. lime (fruit, tree)
          1. v. file (to smooth with a file)
          2. v. (vulgar) to fuck, shag, pound
     1. pron. (indefinite) one, people, you, someone (an unspecified individual)
           On ne peut pas pêcher ici - You can’t fish here
     3. pron. (personal, informal) we
           On s’est amusés. - We had fun.
     1. v. third-person singular present indicative of voir
          1. v. to see (visually)
                Je vois ma mère là-bas. - I see my mother over there.
          3. v. to see (to understand)
                Tu vois que tu avais tort ? - Do you see that you were wrong?
          5. v. to see (to visit, to go and see)
          6. adv. (Louisiana French) please (used to mark the imperative)
                Viens voir ici. - Come here please.
     1. conj. that (introduces a noun clause and connects it to its parent clause)
           Je vois que tu parles bien français. — I see that you speak French well.
     3. conj. (used with ne) only (ne ... que parses roughly as (does) not / nothing ... other than)
           Je ne mange que des fruits. — I eat only fruits.
     5. conj. Substitutes for another, previously stated conjunction.
           Si le temps est beau et que tout le monde est d'accord, nous mangerons en plein air. — If the weather is nice and if everyone likes the idea, we'll eat outside.
     7. conj. when, no sooner.
           Il était à peine parti qu'elle a téléphoné à la police. — No sooner had he left when she called the police.
     9. conj. Links two noun phrases in apposition forming a clause without a (finite) verb, such that the complement acts as predicate.
     10. conj. than (introduces a comparison)
           Il est plus grand que son père. — He is taller than his father.
     12. pron. (slightly formal) The inanimate direct-object interrogative pronoun.
           Que pensez-vous de cette peinture ? — What do you think of that painting?
     14. pron. (slightly formal) The subject or predicative interrogative pronoun.
           Qu'est-il arrivé ?
           Que me vaut cette visite ?
     17. pron. The direct object relative pronoun.
           C'est un homme que je connais très bien. — He's a man whom I know very well.
           Je viens de lire la lettre que vous m'avez envoyée. — I've just read the letter that you sent me.
     1. pron. he (third-person singular masculine subject pronoun for human subject)
     2. pron. it (third-person singular subject pronoun for grammarically masculine objects)
     3. pron. Impersonal subject; it
           Il pleut. - It’s raining.
     1. pron. (Quebec, colloquial) alternative form of elle she
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of avoir
           Elle a un chat. - She has a cat.
          1. n. asset, possession
          2. v. to have (to own; to possess)
                J'aimerais avoir 20 dollars. - I would like to have 20 dollars.
          4. v. (intransitive, with à) to have (to), must
                J'ai à vous parler. - I have to talk to you.
          6. v. (auxiliary) to have (auxiliary verb to form compound past tenses of most verbs)
                J'ai parlé. - I have spoken.
          8. v. to have (a condition)
                J'ai faim. - I have hunger.
                J'ai froid. - I have cold.
          11. v. to have (a measure or age)
                Elle a 19 ans. - She has 19 years.
          13. v. to have (to trick)
                Tu t'es fait avoir. - You've been had.
          15. v. to have (to participate in an experience)
                avoir des relations sexuelles - to have sexual relations
     1. prep. (accompaniment) with
           Je suis revenu avec lui. - I have returned with him.
     3. prep. (manner, instrument) with
     1. n. care
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