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Google Translation:
Stendhal dit quelque part que le soldat ne craint pas la mort, parce qu'il espère bien l'éviter par son industrie ; cela s'appliquait tout à fait à ce genre de guerre que nous faisions.

stendhal
dit
     1. v. past participle of dire
           Il a dit son nom. - He said his name.
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of dire
           « Je m'appelle Paul, » dit-il. - “My name is Paul”, he says.
     3. v. third-person singular past historic of dire
     4. v. (in names) Indicating a surname used as a family name.
il dit
dit-il
     dire
          1. v. to say, to tell
          2. n. saying (that which is said)
          3. n. belief, opinion
quelque
     1. pron. some (singular)
pendant quelque temps
au bout de quelque temps
part
     1. n. share
           une grande part - a large share
     2. n. portion, part
           une grande part de tarte - a large portion of cake
           pour ma part - for my part, as far as I'm concerned, as for me
           pour la part de mon ami - as far as my friend's concerned, as for my friend
     3. n. proportion
           une grande part de qch - A high or large proportion of something.
           il y a une grande part de fiction dans son récit - his/her account is highly fictional.
     4. v. third-person singular present indicative of partir
     5. n. newborn
y prit part
mais bientôt s'éleva quelque part
     partir
          1. v. (obsolete, transitive) to share, to share out, to divide
                Avoir maille à partir avec quelqu'un.
          2. v. (intransitive) to go away, leave, depart
          3. v. (intransitive) to originate
                Toutes les artères partent du cœur. - All arteries originate from the heart.
          4. v. (intransitive) to die
                Il ne s'est pas vu partir - He has not seen death
          5. v. (intransitive, figuratively) to emanate
                Cette croyance est partie d'un mauvais principe. - This belief emanates from an evil principle.
          6. v. (Quebec, informal, transitive) to start
                partir une affaire - to start a business
quelque part
     1. adv. somewhere
que
     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.
     2. 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.
     3. 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.
     4. 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.
     5. conj. Links two noun phrases in apposition forming a clause without a (finite) verb, such that the complement acts as predicate.
     6. conj. than (introduces a comparison)
           Il est plus grand que son père. — He is taller than his father.
     7. pron. (slightly formal) The inanimate direct-object interrogative pronoun.
           Que pensez-vous de cette peinture ? — What do you think of that painting?
     8. pron. (slightly formal) The subject or predicative interrogative pronoun.
           Qu'est-il arrivé ?
           Que me vaut cette visite ?
     9. 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.
tandis que
je vous dis que je l'ai vu
le
     1. art. The (definite article).
           Le lait du matin. - The milk of the morning.
           Je suis le valeureux Don Quichotte de la Manche, le défaiseur de torts et le réparateur d’iniquités. - I am the valiant Don Quixote of La Mancha, the undoer of wrongs and the repairer of iniqui
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
           Il s’est cassé la jambe. - He has broken his leg.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
           Cinquante kilomètres à l’heure. - fifty kilometres an hour
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
           Je suis petit et lui, il l’est aussi. - I am small and he is too (he is it too, i.e., he is small too).
le plancher
dit le comte
soldat
     1. n. soldier
avec le soldat étranger
de verser des sacs pleins d'or entre les mains de ce soldat insolent
ne
     1. part. (literary) not (used alone to negate a verb; now chiefly with the verbs pouvoir, m)
     2. part. not, no (used before a verb, with a subsequent element following; see Usage Notes, below)
     3. part. Used in a subordinate clause before a subjunctive verb (especially when the main verb expresses doubt or fear), to provide extra overtones of doubt or uncertainty (but not negating its verb); the so-c
     4. part. In comparative clauses usually translated with the positive sense of the subsequent negative
           apprendre le français est plus facile qu'on ne pense - learning French is easier than you think
che ne feux pas
il ne se leva pas
craint
     1. v. past participle of craindre
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of craindre
     craindre
          1. v. to fear
          2. v. (intransitive, slang) to suck (to be unwanted or bad)
                J'ai perdu mon portefeuille. — Merde, ça craint.
                I've lost my wallet. — Shit, that sucks.
pas
     1. n-m. step, pace, footstep
     2. n-m. (geography) strait (e.g., Pas de Calais, Strait of Dover)
     3. adv. (ne ... pas) not
           Je ne sais pas. - I don't know
     4. adv. (colloquial) not
           J’veux pas travailler. - I don't wanna work. (abbreviation of: Je ne veux pas travailler.)
pas autre chose
ne les salua pas
la
     1. art. the (definite article).
     2. pron. her, it (direct object).
     3. n-m. (music) la, the note 'A'.
la lampe fut allumée
par la petite vérole
mort
     1. v. past participle of mourir
     2. adj. dead
           Le roi est mort.
             The king is dead.
     3. n. death
     4. n-m. dead person
qui traînaient avec arrogance leurs grands outils de mort sur le pavé
     mourir
          1. v. (intransitive) to die; to be dying
          2. v. (figuratively, with de) to be dying (of)
                Je meurs de faim - I'm dying of hunger
parce
     1. prep. (only used in, parce que)
que
     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.
     2. 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.
     3. 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.
     4. 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.
     5. conj. Links two noun phrases in apposition forming a clause without a (finite) verb, such that the complement acts as predicate.
     6. conj. than (introduces a comparison)
           Il est plus grand que son père. — He is taller than his father.
     7. pron. (slightly formal) The inanimate direct-object interrogative pronoun.
           Que pensez-vous de cette peinture ? — What do you think of that painting?
     8. pron. (slightly formal) The subject or predicative interrogative pronoun.
           Qu'est-il arrivé ?
           Que me vaut cette visite ?
     9. 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.
tandis que lui
ce fut plus fort que moi!
parce que
     1. conj. because
il
     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.
dit-il
il remercia
espère
     1. v. first-person singular present indicative of espérer
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of espérer
     3. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of espérer
     4. v. third-person singular present subjunctive of espérer
     5. v. second-person singular imperative of espérer
     espérer
          1. v. (intransitive) to hope
                J’espère réussir. - I hope to succeed.
                J’espère qu’il viendra bientôt. - I hope he will come soon.
          2. v. to hope for
                J’espère un succès rapide. - I hope for quick success
          3. v. (intransitive) to have faith, to trust qualifier, with en
                Il faut espérer. - You must have faith.
                Il faut espérer en Dieu. - You must trust in God.
          4. v. (Louisiana, also) to wait
                Espere-voir un bout. - Please wait a bit.
bien
     1. adj. good, all right, great
     2. adj. good looking, nice
     3. adv. well
     4. adv. indeed; so
           Bien, on peut partir maintenant ? - So, can we leave now?
     5. adv. (+ de, des, du) a lot of
           Macy Gray a traversé bien des épreuves. - Macy Gray got through a lot of ordeals.
     6. adv. (colloquial) really (used as an intensifier)
     7. n. good as opposed to evil
     8. n. a commodity, a good
     9. n. a possession
regarda bien vite
mais si bien dites
le
     1. art. The (definite article).
           Le lait du matin. - The milk of the morning.
           Je suis le valeureux Don Quichotte de la Manche, le défaiseur de torts et le réparateur d’iniquités. - I am the valiant Don Quixote of La Mancha, the undoer of wrongs and the repairer of iniqui
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
           Il s’est cassé la jambe. - He has broken his leg.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
           Cinquante kilomètres à l’heure. - fifty kilometres an hour
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
           Je suis petit et lui, il l’est aussi. - I am small and he is too (he is it too, i.e., he is small too).
le comte
vint le chercher
éviter
     1. v. to avoid
     2. v. to dodge, to shun, to bypass
     3. v. to avert
pour éviter tout rassemblement
par
     1. prep. through
           par la fenêtre - through the window
           aller par le parc - go through the park
     2. prep. by (used to introduce a means; used to introduce an agent in a passive construction))
           voyager par train - travel by train
           par surprise - by surprise
           le bateau est attaqué par des pirates. - the boat is being attacked by pirates.
     3. prep. over (used to express direction)
           Viens par ici ! - Come over here!
     4. prep. from (used to describe the origin of something, especially a view or movement)
           voir par devant - see from the back
           le liquide est arrivé par le robinet - the liquid arrived from the tap
     5. prep. around, round (inside of)
           par tout le cinéma - all around the cinema
     6. prep. on (situated on, used in certain phrases)
           par terre - on the ground
     7. prep. on, at, in (used to denote a time when something occurs)
           par un beau jour - on a nice day
           par un soir - in one evening
     8. prep. in
           marcher par deux - walk in twos
     9. prep. per, a, an
           trois fois par semaine - three times a week
     10. prep. out of (used to describe the reason for something)
           par pure colère - out of pure anger
           par tristesse - out of sadness
     11. prep. for
     12. n. (golf) par
par moments
par politesse
son
     1. n. sound
           Le son de ce piano est agréable. (The sound of this piano is nice.)
     2. det. (possessive) His, her, its (used to qualify masculine nouns and before a vowel).
           Elle a perdu son chapeau. - She lost her hat.
           Il a perdu son chapeau. - He lost his hat.
           J'aime son amie. - I like her/his girlfriend.
           La décision a été prise pendant son absence. - The decision was taken in his absence.
     3. n. bran
           Ceci est du pain de son. - This bread is done with bran.
son front tomba
chacun donnant son avis
industrie
     1. n. an industry, productive enterprise(s)
     2. n. a profession
     3. n. the virtue diligence, zeal
     4. n. the quality of inventiveness, notably for disapproved purposes
cela
     1. pron. that
     2. v. third-person singular past historic of celer
cela ne vous regarde pas
cela jeta un froid d'abord
se
     1. pron. The third-person reflexive and reciprocal direct and indirect object pronoun.
     2. pron. (to) himself
     3. pron. (to) herself
     4. pron. (to) oneself
     5. pron. (to) itself
     6. pron. (to) themselves
     7. pron. (to) each other
on se tut
il se tut
appliquait
     1. v. third-person singular imperfect indicative of appliquer
     appliquer
          1. v. to apply, to put something on something else
          2. v. to apply, to employ, to make use of
          3. v. (reflexive, ~ à) to apply to, to be applicable to
          4. v. (reflexive) to apply one's effort to something, to try hard, to dedicate oneself
tout
     1. adj. all
     2. pron. everything
     3. adv. all
tout à coup
tout au fond
à
     1. Letter. A with grave accent, a letter used in French mostly to distinguish some homographs and in transliteration.
     2. prep. to (destination)
           Je vais à Paris. - I am going to Paris.
           aller au bout - go to the end / go all the way
     3. prep. to (until)
           Le spectacle sera de 18h à 21h. - The show will be from 6 pm to 9 pm.
     4. prep. on the, to (some directions)
           tournez à gauche ! - turn to the left!
           tournez à droite ! - turn to the right!
           Le vent vire au nord. - The wind turns north.
           L'école est à gauche. - The school is on the left.
     5. prep. at (said of a particular time)
           Je pars à cinq heures - I am leaving at five.
           à dix heures et quart - at quarter past ten
     6. prep. at, in, on (said of a particular place)
           à la maison - at home
           à l'hôtel - at the hotel
           au bar - in the bar
           au bois - in the woods
           J'habite à trois kilomètres d'ici. - I live three kilometers from here.
     7. prep. of (belonging to)
           C'est un ami à moi. - This is a friend of mine.
           Cette voiture est à John. - This is John's car.
           le chien à Marie - Mary's dog nonstandard
     8. prep. till, until (used in farewells)
           Salut, à demain. - Bye, till tomorrow. / Bye, see you tomorrow.
           à plus tard - see you later
     9. prep. (cuisine) cooked in or with
           Steak au poivre - Steak with pepper sauce
     10. prep. Used to make compound nouns to state what something is used for
           moulin à poivre - pepper mill
           sac à dos - backpack
           boite à musique - music box
     11. prep. (before an infinitive) to (used to express something not completed)
           Il y a de nombreuses choses à faire. - There are many things to do.
           Il reste deux tâches à finir. - There are two things left to finish.
           Il y a de la bière à boire. - There's some beer to drink.
           l'équipe à battre - the team to beat
     12. prep. Used to describe a part of something, often translated into English as a compound adjective
           un animal à quatre pattes - a four-legged animal
           une femme au visage pâle - a pale-faced woman
           un homme à longue barbe - a long-bearded man OR a man with a long beard
           une chemise à manches courtes - a short-sleeved shirt
           une maison aux murs de brique - a brick-walled house / a house with brick walls
     13. prep. by
           peu à peu - bit by bit
           minute à minute - minute by minute
           jour à jour - day by day
     14. prep. or, to (used to express an approximate number)
           six à sept personnes - six or seven people
           vingt à trente ans - twenty/thirty years
           tous les cinq à six ans - every five or six years
     15. prep. Used to indicate the recipient of certain phrasal verb.
           mettre le feu à - to set fire to
           clouer le bec à - to shut (someone) up
           donner la chasse à - to give chase to
     16. prep. , passage=Bien que la faim et le dénûment nous tourmentassent quelquefois, et même à peu près toujours, rien ne nous causait autant de tourment que d’être témoins des cruautés inouïes que mon maître e
     17. prep. , translation=Even though hunger and destitution tormented us sometimes, and even almost always, nothing caused us as much torment as being witnesses to the unheard-of cruelties that my master exercis
     18. prep. , chapter=XL
mais tout à coup
tout le monde se joignit à lui
fait
     1. n. fact
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of faire
     3. v. past participle of faire
     4. adj. done
     5. adj. cut out
           Je ne suis vraiment pas fait pour l'escalade.
il fait faim
pour ce fait
     faire
          1. v. to do
                Qu'est-ce que tu fais ? - What are you doing?
                Faire la vaisselle. - To do the washing-up.
          2. v. to make
                Faire une erreur. - To make a mistake.
          3. v. to say (of a person), to go (of an animal)
                Je t'aime, fit-il. - I love you, he said.
                Le chat fait miaou. - The cat goes meow.
          4. v. to make (cause someone or something to do something)
                Tu me fais rire. - You make me laugh.
                La chanson me fait pleurer. - The song makes me cry.
          5. v. (impersonal) To be (of the weather or various situations).
                Il fait chaud/froid/noir/beau dehors. - It is hot/cold/dark/nice outside.
                Ça fait dix ans que nous nous connaissons. - We have known each other for ten years.
          6. v. (reflexive) to do, to make (oneself)
                Elle se fait les ongles. - She is doing her nails.
          7. v. (reflexive, followed by an infinitive) to be (used for a passive action)
                Se faire piquer. - To be stung.
                Je me suis fait avoir. - I got screwed.
          8. v. (reflexive) to ripen (of fruit), to mature (, etc.)
          9. v. (reflexive, ~ à) to become used to (see se faire une raison)
          10. v. (slang) to do (to have sex with)
          11. v. (reflexive) to become, to get
tout à fait
     1. adv. entirely, exactly, quite
           L’ouvrage est tout à fait terminé. - The job is entirely finished.
           Il était dans un état tout à fait déplorable. - He was in an entirely deplorable state.
           Il est tout à fait ruiné. - He was entirely ruined.
     2. adv. (idiom) certainly, definitely (emphatic yes)
à
     1. Letter. A with grave accent, a letter used in French mostly to distinguish some homographs and in transliteration.
     2. prep. to (destination)
           Je vais à Paris. - I am going to Paris.
           aller au bout - go to the end / go all the way
     3. prep. to (until)
           Le spectacle sera de 18h à 21h. - The show will be from 6 pm to 9 pm.
     4. prep. on the, to (some directions)
           tournez à gauche ! - turn to the left!
           tournez à droite ! - turn to the right!
           Le vent vire au nord. - The wind turns north.
           L'école est à gauche. - The school is on the left.
     5. prep. at (said of a particular time)
           Je pars à cinq heures - I am leaving at five.
           à dix heures et quart - at quarter past ten
     6. prep. at, in, on (said of a particular place)
           à la maison - at home
           à l'hôtel - at the hotel
           au bar - in the bar
           au bois - in the woods
           J'habite à trois kilomètres d'ici. - I live three kilometers from here.
     7. prep. of (belonging to)
           C'est un ami à moi. - This is a friend of mine.
           Cette voiture est à John. - This is John's car.
           le chien à Marie - Mary's dog nonstandard
     8. prep. till, until (used in farewells)
           Salut, à demain. - Bye, till tomorrow. / Bye, see you tomorrow.
           à plus tard - see you later
     9. prep. (cuisine) cooked in or with
           Steak au poivre - Steak with pepper sauce
     10. prep. Used to make compound nouns to state what something is used for
           moulin à poivre - pepper mill
           sac à dos - backpack
           boite à musique - music box
     11. prep. (before an infinitive) to (used to express something not completed)
           Il y a de nombreuses choses à faire. - There are many things to do.
           Il reste deux tâches à finir. - There are two things left to finish.
           Il y a de la bière à boire. - There's some beer to drink.
           l'équipe à battre - the team to beat
     12. prep. Used to describe a part of something, often translated into English as a compound adjective
           un animal à quatre pattes - a four-legged animal
           une femme au visage pâle - a pale-faced woman
           un homme à longue barbe - a long-bearded man OR a man with a long beard
           une chemise à manches courtes - a short-sleeved shirt
           une maison aux murs de brique - a brick-walled house / a house with brick walls
     13. prep. by
           peu à peu - bit by bit
           minute à minute - minute by minute
           jour à jour - day by day
     14. prep. or, to (used to express an approximate number)
           six à sept personnes - six or seven people
           vingt à trente ans - twenty/thirty years
           tous les cinq à six ans - every five or six years
     15. prep. Used to indicate the recipient of certain phrasal verb.
           mettre le feu à - to set fire to
           clouer le bec à - to shut (someone) up
           donner la chasse à - to give chase to
     16. prep. , passage=Bien que la faim et le dénûment nous tourmentassent quelquefois, et même à peu près toujours, rien ne nous causait autant de tourment que d’être témoins des cruautés inouïes que mon maître e
     17. prep. , translation=Even though hunger and destitution tormented us sometimes, and even almost always, nothing caused us as much torment as being witnesses to the unheard-of cruelties that my master exercis
     18. prep. , chapter=XL
grasse à lard
à trois heures
ce
     1. det. this, that
     2. pron. it, this, that
pour ce fait
ce qu'il veut
genre
     1. n. kind
           Le genre humain.
     2. n. style
           le genre dramatique.
     3. n. (grammar) gender (of nouns)
           Les mots français sont du genre masculin ou du genre féminin.
     4. n. (grammar) voice (of verbs)
     5. n. (biology) genus
           Toute espèce vivante ou ayant vécu est rattachée à un genre, selon la nomenclature binominale introduite par Carl von Linné.
     6. n. look, type
           Il essaie de se donner un genre.
     7. n. (archaic, colloquial) the done thing
     8. part. (colloquial) like
           Je suis genre rarement enervé.
de
     1. prep. of (expresses belonging)
           Paris est la capitale de la France. - Paris is the capital of France.
     2. prep. of (used to express property or association)
           Œuvres de Fermat - Fermat’s Works
           Elle est la femme de mon ami. - She is my friend’s wife.
           le voisin de Gabriel - Gabriel's neighbor
     3. prep. from (used to indicate origin)
           Elle vient de France. - She comes from France.
           Êtes-vous de Suisse ? - Are you from Switzerland?
           Ce fromage vient d’Espagne. - This cheese is from Spain.
           C’est de l’ouest de la France. - It’s from the west of France.
           Le train va de Paris à Bordeaux. - The train goes from Paris to Bordeaux.
     4. prep. of (indicates an amount)
           5 kilos de pommes. - 5 kilograms of apples.
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une portion de frites - A portion of fries
     5. prep. used attributively, often translated into English as a compound word
           Un jus de pomme - Apple juice
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une boîte de nuit - A nightclub
           Un chien de garde - A guarddog
           Une voiture de sport - A sportscar
           Un stade de football - A football stadium
     6. prep. from (used to indicate the start of a time or range)
           De 9:00 à 11:00 je ne serai pas libre. - From 9 to 11 I won’t be free.
           Je travaille de huit heures à midi. - I work from 8 o'clock to noon.
           un groupe de cinq à huit personnes - a group of from five to eight people
     7. prep. used after certain verbs before an infinitive, often translated into English as a gerund or an infinitive
           J’ai arrêté de fumer. - I stopped smoking.
           Il continue de m’embêter. - He keeps annoying me.
           Elle m’a dit de venir. - She told me to come.
           Nous vous exhortons de venir. - We urge you to come.
     8. prep. by (indicates the amount of change)
           Boire trois tasses par jour réduirait de 20 % les risques de contracter une maladie. - Drinking three cups a day would reduce the risks of catching an illness by 20%.
     9. art. (indefinite) some; any (in questions or negatives)
           Je voudrais de la viande. - I would like some meat.
           Est-ce qu'il y a de la bonne musique ? - Is there any good music?
           Nous cherchons du lait. - We're looking for some milk.
     10. art. (negative) a, an, any
           Elle n'a pas de mère. - She does not have a mother.
           Il n'a pas de crayon. - He does not have a pencil.
           Je n'ai pas de temps. - I do not have any time.
et de l'autre
et de temps en temps
guerre
     1. n. war
de par le droit de guerre
ça ne les amuse pas, la guerre, allez!
que
     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.
     2. 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.
     3. 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.
     4. 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.
     5. conj. Links two noun phrases in apposition forming a clause without a (finite) verb, such that the complement acts as predicate.
     6. conj. than (introduces a comparison)
           Il est plus grand que son père. — He is taller than his father.
     7. pron. (slightly formal) The inanimate direct-object interrogative pronoun.
           Que pensez-vous de cette peinture ? — What do you think of that painting?
     8. pron. (slightly formal) The subject or predicative interrogative pronoun.
           Qu'est-il arrivé ?
           Que me vaut cette visite ?
     9. 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.
tandis que
tandis que lui
nous
     1. pron. The plural personal pronoun in the first person:
     2. pron. (subject pronoun) we.
     3. pron. (object pronoun) us, to us.
     4. n-m. The nous, (divine) reason in philosophy.
si nous en faisions autant
toute la confiance qu'on nous enseigne
faisions
     1. v. first-person plural imperfect indicative of faire
si nous en faisions autant
     faire
          1. v. to do
                Qu'est-ce que tu fais ? - What are you doing?
                Faire la vaisselle. - To do the washing-up.
          2. v. to make
                Faire une erreur. - To make a mistake.
          3. v. to say (of a person), to go (of an animal)
                Je t'aime, fit-il. - I love you, he said.
                Le chat fait miaou. - The cat goes meow.
          4. v. to make (cause someone or something to do something)
                Tu me fais rire. - You make me laugh.
                La chanson me fait pleurer. - The song makes me cry.
          5. v. (impersonal) To be (of the weather or various situations).
                Il fait chaud/froid/noir/beau dehors. - It is hot/cold/dark/nice outside.
                Ça fait dix ans que nous nous connaissons. - We have known each other for ten years.
          6. v. (reflexive) to do, to make (oneself)
                Elle se fait les ongles. - She is doing her nails.
          7. v. (reflexive, followed by an infinitive) to be (used for a passive action)
                Se faire piquer. - To be stung.
                Je me suis fait avoir. - I got screwed.
          8. v. (reflexive) to ripen (of fruit), to mature (, etc.)
          9. v. (reflexive, ~ à) to become used to (see se faire une raison)
          10. v. (slang) to do (to have sex with)
          11. v. (reflexive) to become, to get
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