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Virgule
Comma
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Mille
Thousand
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Entier
Whole
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Monde entier
Whole world
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Milliards
Billions
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Déchets
Rubbish
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Remplir
To fill in
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Le charbon
Coal
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Le gaz
Gas
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Le pétrole
Petrol
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L'intrus
Odd one out
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Les calottes
Ice caps
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Indispensable
Cannot live without it
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Emballages
Packaging
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Le taux
The rate
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Le fléau
The curse
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Charte
Charter
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Le patrimoine
The heritage/inheritance
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Les êtres humains
Human beings
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Croissante
Growing
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Chacun
Everyone
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Le droit
The right
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La gestion
Management
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En gros
Basically, to summarise
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faire traiter ses poubelles
Sort out the bins
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Déchets putrescibles
Food waste
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Le bois
Wood
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Venir
To come
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Chauffages
The heating
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Les ordures ménagères
Household Waste
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Les égouts
Sewers
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Canalisations
Network of canals
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écoulement
The flow
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Écouler
To seep/flow
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Le navire
Ship
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Le naufrage
Shipwreck
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Casser
To break
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Rompre
To break
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Agricoles
Agricultural
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Les rejets de navires
Waste from boats
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Provoquer
To provoke
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Voire
Indeed
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Balayeur
Sweeper
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ébouer
Bin men
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Usines
Factories
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Les chantiers de construction
Building sites
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HLM
Council flats
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La courbe
The curb
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Grimper
To climb
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La rapidite
Speed
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Bouleverse
Shake/stun
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La perte
The loss
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Inondation
Floods
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Pyrénéen
Pyrenees
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Quasi
More or less
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Celle de
That of
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Montée des eaux
Rising waters
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Les canicules
Rising temperatures
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Tempêtes
Storms
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Clé
Key (important)
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Untiers de
A third of
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La glace restante
Remaining ice
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Se poursuivre
To pursue, continue
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La serre
Greenhouse
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La terre
Earth
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Vitre
Window
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Méthane
Methane
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Vapeur d'eau
Water vapour
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Les vents
Wind
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Le littoral
Coastline
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Désertifier
To desert, to become lonely
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Le bilan
The total/the number of
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Tuer
To kill
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Récoltes
Crops
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La perte
The loss
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Les convois
Convoys
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Les camions
Lorries
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Vers
Towards
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D'eau potable
Drinking water
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Sans precedent
Without precedence, never happened before
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Territoire
Territory
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Habitants
Inhabitants
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L'espoir
Hope
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Décroitre
To decrease
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L'essence
Petrol
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Couper
To cut
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L’éclairage
Lighting
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Eteindre
To turn off
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Ampoule
Light bulb
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Les traitements chimiques
Chemical treatments, fertiliser
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Le compost
Compost
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Se servir
To make us of
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Le chauffage
Heating
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Isoler
To insulate
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Trier
To separate
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Les ordures
Rubbish
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Le bois
Wood
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Le transport en commun
Public transport
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Piste cyclables
Cycle track
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La mise en veille
To put on standby
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Les courses
Shopping, food shopping
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Bio
Organic
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Les produits bios
Organic products
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Aller à pied
To go by foot
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Le gaspillage
Waste
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Se pencher
Concerned with, interested in
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Un adhérent
A member
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La balade
Walk
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Journalières
Daily basis
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Primordial
Important, fundamental
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Attirer
To attract
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sensible a
To be aware of
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Lutter
To fight
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Citoyen
Citizen
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Kyoto
Agreement about environment
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Baleines
Whales
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Néfaste
Devastating
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Fondre
To melt (ice caps)
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Soutenir
To support
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Le trajet
The trip
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Bretons
People of Brittany
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Envahir
To invade/overrun
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Exploitation
Cultivation
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S'accentuer
Accentuate, emphasise
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Empirant
Worsening
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L’élevage
Livestock farming, cattle farming
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Au mépris de
Without regard to, irrespective of
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L'engrais
Fertiliser
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Périr
To perish
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Sanglier
Wild boar
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Faire marche arrière`
Go into reverse
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Marées noires
Oil slick
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Rechigner
Objecting to doing something
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Le riverain
Local, resident
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Le ramassage
Picking up, collecting
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Néfaste
Harmful
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Bientôt
Nearly, soon
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Immigrer a
To imigrate to
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Croitre
To grow
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Provenir de
To come from
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Louer
To rent
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S'installer dans
To settle in
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Eloigner de
To move away from
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Les immigrés
Immigrants
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Lointains
Far away
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Croisement
Growing
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Puis par
By/because of
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Locataire
Tenant
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Davantage
More
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Le lieu
Place
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La durée
Duration
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L'asile
Asylum, refuge
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Un ouvrier
Worker
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La décennie
Decade
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À peine
Hardly, barely, only just
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À l’inverse
On the contrary
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Désormais
From now on
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Auprès de
From
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La crainte
Fear
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Communauté
Community
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Le regroupement familial
Family regrouping
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Pologne
Poland
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Méridionales
Those who live in the south
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Aveuglement
Blindly
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Obéir
To obey
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Les émeutes
Riots
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Sans papiers
Without documents
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Les passeurs
Smugglers
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Cousu
Sewn in
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Traverser
To cross
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Doublures
Lining/inner coat
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Douaniers
Customs workers
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On verra bien
We'll see
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Salon
Living room
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Mâcher
To chew
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Les racines
Roots
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Un carré
Square
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Poussière
Powder
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Un matelas
Mattress
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Jeter
To throw
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Un grillage
Wire fence
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Échafaudage
Scaffolding
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Au-dessus
Up above
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Au-dessous
Down below
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Fosses
Ditches
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La gestion
Management
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Actuellement
Right now, currently
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Les eaux usées
Sewage
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Les égouts
Sewers
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Militer
To be an activist
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Se procurer
To get yourself something
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Sauvegarder
To protect
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Sinon
Otherwise
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Les cars
Coaches
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Le transport maritime
Sea transport
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Le transport ferroviaire
Rail travel
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Les emballages
Packaging
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Conduire
To drive
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Les étiquettes
Labels
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Le défi
Challenge
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Gourmand
Greedy
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Confier à
To trust
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Bannir
To banish
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Fluvial
Using rivers
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élaborer
To set off
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Nuisible
Harmful
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Avoir la cote
To be very popular
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Courante
Currently, increasing
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Gérer
To manage
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Vis-à-vis
With regard to
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Vide
Empty
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Chargés
Full
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Le fret en mer
Sea freight
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Rouler
To drive around
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Modifier
To modify
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Parmi
Amongst
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En hausse
Increasing
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Urbanisme
Town planning
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Le stationnement
Parking
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Un lobby
A group who are against something
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Libre-service
Self service
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Chouettes
Nice
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Répartir
Spread out
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Reposer
To put/leave
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Se livre bataille
To go into battle
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Dérocher
To land/to win
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En plein
Full
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Fructueux
Profitable
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Marché
Market
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Un dispositif
A plan
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à l'instar de
Just like, like
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Dizaines
Dozens
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Dès que
As soon as
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La vitesse
Speed
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Dioxyde d'azote
Nitrogen oxide
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Le seuil
Threshold
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Franchir
To exceed
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Perdurer
Endure, continue, carry on
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