A level French - Unit 7

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l'accueil (m)

welcome, reception

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accueillir

welcome

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accueillir à bras ouverts

to welcome with open arms

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affluer

to flock

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l'afflux

influx

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l'Algérie

Algeria

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un bidonville

shanty town

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un bouc émissaire

scapegoat

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une catastrophe

tragedy

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clandestin

illegal

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un compatriote

fellow countryman

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un conflit

conflict

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contraint

forced to

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une crise économique

economic crisis

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débarquer

to land, arrive by boat

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la décolonisation

decolonialisation

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un demandeur d'asile

asylum seeker

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démuni

deprived

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se déplacer

to move, travel

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la destruction

destruction

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détuire

to destroy

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l'empire colonial

colonial empire

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s'enfuir de

to flee, escape from

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un/e étranger/ére

foreigner

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étranger(ère)

foreign

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un exilé

exile

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faire appel à

to call upon

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faire face à

to confront

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un/e Français/e de souche

a French person of French origins

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fuir

to escape from

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gagner

to reach (a destination)

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une génération

generation

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une guerre

war

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une guerre d'indépendance

independance war

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les HLM

blocks of flats, social housing

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l'indépendance

independence

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issu / en provenance de

from

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un immigré

immigrant

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immigrer

to immigrate

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s'installer

to settle

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s'intégrer

to integrate

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un logement social

social housing

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le Maghreb

area in Northern Africa

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un(e) Maghrébin(e)

person from North Africa

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la main d'oeuvre

workforce

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un manque

lack

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le Maroc

Morocco

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la métropole

mainland France

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les nouveaux arrivants

newcomers

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originaire de

from

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outre-mer

overseas

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un ouvrier

worker

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la patrie

homeland

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un pays d'accueil

host country

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les persécutions ethniques (f)

ethnic persecutions

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les Pieds-Noirs

people of French and other European ancestry who lived in French North Africa

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le préjugé

prejudice

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rejoindre

to reach (a destination)

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un(e) ressortissant(e)

national

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la Seconde Guerre mondiale

Second World War

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le sol français

French soil

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la stabilité

stability

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subsaharien(ne)

Sub-Saharan

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les Trente Glorieuses (fpl)

period of prosperity in France after WW2

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la Tunisie

Tunisia

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une vague

wave

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ardu

hard

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y arriver

to succeed

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l'attirance (f)

attraction

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attirer

to attract

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une aubaine

good opportunity

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la clientèle

customers

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une compétence

skill

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être compétent

to be skilled

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la concurrence

competition

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la croissance

growth

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croître

to grow

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embaucher

to employ

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être en phase

to understand, be on the same wave length

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exercer la profession

to pursue a profession

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un investissement

an investment

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se lancer

to try, dare do something

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marcher

to do well

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méprisé

frowned upon

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monter sa propre boîte

to start one's own business

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se passer de

to do without

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un patron

boss

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une pénurie

lack

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se plaindre

to complain

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en plein essor

growing, soaring

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recruter

to recruit

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les retraites

pensions

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le titre de séjour

visa

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le vieillissement

ageing

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un apport

contribution

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apporter

to contribute

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un auteur

author

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beur

colloquial word: designated people from the Maghreb

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d'ailleurs

from somewhere else

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un écrivain

writer

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