The French Experience - Health and fitness

Forme et santé

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Key Language for Talking about your body
  • Français
    English
  • la jambe
     
    leg
  • la main
     
    hand
  • le visage
     
    face
  • l'esprit
     
    mind (m)
  • les poumons
     
    lungs (m)
  • les yeux
     
    eyes (m)
  • Quelle est la partie de votre corps que vous soignez le plus ?
     
    Which part of your body do you look after most?
  • Je soigne mes jambes
     
    I look after my legs
  • J'aime bien ...
     
    I like ... a lot
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Key Language for Talking to a chemist
  • Français
    English
  • efficace
     
    effective
  • la pastille à sucer
     
    pastille, lozenge
  • la fièvre
     
    fever, temperature
  • la gorge
     
    throat
  • le suppositoire
     
    suppository
  • de l'aspirine
     
    aspirin
  • avaler
     
    to swallow
  • vaporiser
     
    to spray
  • Je crois que ...
     
    I think that ...
  • J'ai un rhume
     
    I have a cold
  • J'ai mal à la gorge
     
    I have a sore throat
  • J'ai un peu de fièvre
     
    I have a slight fever
  • Qu'est-ce que vous me conseillez ?
     
    What do you recommend?
  • Vous avez du mal à ... ?
     
    Do you have trouble ...?
  • Je vais vous donner...
     
    I am going to give you...
  • Si ça ne va pas mieux...
     
    If it doesn't get better...
  • Il faut aller voir un médecin
     
    You'll have to go and see a doctor

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Talking about your body

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