Poitrine (La)

August 27, 2008

Meaning – chest/bosom

Pronunciation – pwuh-treen

Son coeur bat fort dans sa poitrine – Her heart beat strongly in her chest

(Lit. Her heart beat strong in her chest)


Volée (La)

August 26, 2008

Meaning – flock (of birds)/ flight (of stairs)/ volley (sport)

Pronunciation – voh-lay

En hiver des volées d’oiseux émigrent – In winter flocks of birds emigrate


Politique (La)

April 13, 2008

Meaning – politics

Pronunciation – poh-lih-tihk

Je m’interesse à la politique mondiale – I am interested in world politics

(Lit. I interest myself with world politics)


Naissance (La)

April 12, 2008

Meaning – birth

Pronunciation – neih-sahns

Mon lieu de naissance est Paris – My birth place is Paris


Affaire

February 5, 2008

Meaning – deal

Pronunciation – ah-fehr

Il a fait une belle affaire – He got a great deal

(Lit. He has made a beautiful deal)


Destinataire

January 14, 2008

Meaning – addressee/recipient

Pronunciation – dehs-tihnah-tair

Le destinataire n’habite plus à cette adresse – The recipient no longer lives here.

(Lit. The addressee live no more at this address)


Enceinte

January 12, 2008

Meaning – pregnant

Pronunciation – ehn-see-ahnt

Je suis enceinte de trois mois – I am three months pregnant