Journal'ease 10-11-12-13

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to fix

fixer

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to fix (to repair, to mend)

réparer

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to fix sth up

arranger qqch

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to get into a fix

se mettre dans de beaux draps

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to flare (up)

s'embraser, s'emporter

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flare-up

flambée soudaine

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to flaunt (to make a display of, to show off)

étaler, faire étalage de

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to tout

vendre avec insistance, vanter (product, talent, etc.)

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to flee (from)

Fuir, se réfugier (de)

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refugee

réfugié

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to seek refuge

chercher refuge

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political asylum

asile politique

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to fling

jeter, lancer

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to have a fling at (doing) sth

tenter sa chance

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far-flung (remote)

éloigné

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flippant (impertinent)

désinvolte, irrévérencieux

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flippancy

irrévérence, légèreté

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to flourish (to prosper, to thrive)

prospérer, être en plein essor

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to flout (to mock, to scoff at)

bafouer, faire fi de

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to flow

affluer, couler, découler de, circuler

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money flow

flux de capitaux

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to overflow

déborder (river)

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flurry

rafale

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flurry

agitation (fig.)

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a flurry of excitement

un frisson d'agitation

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a flurry of protest

une vague de protestation

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to flutter

voltiger

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to focus on

Porter sur, être axé sur, se concentrer sur

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to foil

déjouer, contrecarrer

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foil

fleuret

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to fool (to trick, to take sb in)

tromper, duper

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foolproof

infaillible

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to fool around, about

ne pas être sérieux, traîner

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I'm only fooling

je blague seulement

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a fool

un imbécile, un idiot

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to be foolish

être imprudent

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foolhardy

téméraire

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foothold

prise (avec le pied)

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to gain a foothold

prendre pied

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to gain a foothold

se faire progressivement accepter

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to forbid (prohibit)

interdire

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to forecast (to foresee, to predict)

prévoir

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forecast

prévision

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foremost (leading)

le plus en vue ou en avance, le principal

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forerunner (predecessor)

avant-coureur, précurseur

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to forestall

prévenir, empêcher qqch de se réaliser en l'anticipant

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to stall

caler (engine)

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to stall

ralentir, retarder, bloquer

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to stall for time

essayer de gagner du temps

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to forge (to contrefeit)

contrefaire

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a forgery

un faux, une falsification

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to forge ahead

pousser de l'avant

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to forgo (to do without)

se priver de, renoncer à

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formal (>< informal)

officiel, cérémonieux, dans les règles, style soutenu, de forme

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formal

de forme

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it was only a formal agreement

ce n'était q'un accord de forme

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official sources

sources officielles

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unofficial, informal sources

sources officieuses

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former

ancien, précédent

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the former deputy

l'ancien député

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the former idea

l'idée précédente

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the former and the latter

celui-là, celui-ci

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formerly (previously)

autrefois, antérieurement, auparavant

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to foster (to favor, to further, to promote)

aider à se développer, entretenir, encourager

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foster parents

parents adoptifs

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foul (dirty, filthy >< straight, fair)

impur, crapuleux, vil

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foul play (>< fair play)

contre les règles

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to suspect foul play

soupçonner qqch de louche

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foul weather

sale temps

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to foul up

ficher en l'air

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to found

fonder

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a founder

fondateur

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foundation

fondation

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basis, foundation

base, fondement

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to founder (to fall through)

patauger et finir par s'écrouler

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to flounder

patauger, se débattre

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the company was floundering

la société battait de l'aile

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frail (fragile)

frêle, fragile

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frailty

Fragilité, faiblesse (morale)

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to frame

encadrer

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frame

cadre

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to frame, to supervise, to train staff

encadrer du personnel

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executive, manager

cadre d'entreprise

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in the framework, context of

dans le cadre de

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to frame sb

monter un coup contre qqn

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a frame-up

un coup monté

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frantic

frénétique, effréné

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to be frantic with rage

être fou de rage

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to get frantic

être dans tous ses états

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to panic

paniquer

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fraught with

lourd, chargé de (qqch d'indésirable)

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free

libre, gratuit

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free enterprise

système capitaliste

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free market

marché libre

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to free (release)

libérer

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freedom

la liberté

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freedom of speech, of the press

liberté de parole, de la presse

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to freeze

geler/ bloquer (salaires, etc)

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price freeze

blocage des prix

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frenzy

frénésie

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