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Daily French Audio - Words

Words used in this podcast
Word Root Meanings
ils 1. pron. they
demain 1. adv. tomorrow
2. : Demain c'est dimanche. - Tomorrow is Sunday.
pourquoi 1. adv. why
2. : Pourquoi as-tu fait ceci ? - Why did you do this?
relâchée 1. adj. feminine singular of relâché
relâché 1. adj. loose
rondin 1. n. log
pierre 1. n. stone (substance)
2. n. stone (a rock, a pebble)
citrouille 1. adj. pumpkin, pumpkin-colored
2. n. pumpkin (the fruit)
neuf 1. adj. brand new, very new
chien 1. n-m. dog
2. n-m. cock, hammer (of a firearm)
3. adj. (Louisiana French,) greedy, stingy
trente-six 1. num. thirty-six
2. num. many| an indeterminate large number of| umpteen
cinq 1. num. five
2. : Mon père a cinq sœurs. - My father has five sisters.
canard 1. n-m. duck (of either sex)
2. n-m. drake (male duck)
3. n-m. (slang) newspaper
4. : Le canard enchaîné
5. n-m. (slang) a man who complies with every desire of his partner in order to avoid conflict
tenir 1. v. to have| to hold
2. v. to keep
3. v. (intransitive) to stay| to hold
4. v. (reflexive, uncommon) to hold on
5. : Elle descend en se tenant aux racines. - She comes down using the roots for handles (holding on to the roots).
singe 1. n. monkey
2. n. ape
singer 1. v. to ape
2. v. to sprinkle with flour
à l'intérieur de 1. prep. inside, within

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