Voyages

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Key Language for Where you go on holiday
  • Français
    English
  • les vacances d'été
     
    summer holidays
  • très souvent
     
    very often
  • soit... soit
     
    either... or
  • Je vais...
     
    I go...
  • Vous allez...
     
    You go...
  • à l'étranger
     
    abroad
  • en Grèce
     
    in Greece
  • en France
     
    in France
  • aux Antilles
     
    in the Caribbean
  • Vous partez à l'étranger ?
     
    Do you go abroad?
  • Je reste en/au/à...
     
    I stay in...
  • Je vis à l'étranger
     
    I live abroad
  • l'Afrique du Nord, dont je suis originaire
     
    North Africa, of which I am a native
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Key Language for Finding your way around
  • Français
    English
  • un panneau
     
    signpost
  • le village
     
    village
  • la ferme-auberge
     
    farmhouse bed and breakfast
  • la forêt
     
    forest
  • la sortie
     
    way out/exit
  • l'auberge
     
    inn
  • l'église
     
    church
  • à peu près
     
    about/approximately
  • La direction de..., s'il vous plaît ?
     
    The way to..., please?
  • juste après
     
    just after
  • Vous prenez à droite
     
    You go right
  • Vous traversez le village
     
    You go through the village
  • C'est indiqué
     
    It's signposted
  • Vous continuez...
     
    You continue...
  • en haut de la colline
     
    on top of the hill
  • en sortant de la forêt
     
    on leaving the forest
  • Vous verrez
     
    You'll see
  • en sortant de
     
    when you exit
  • Bonne route !
     
    Have a good journey!

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Where you go on holiday

Finding your way around

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