The French Experience 2 - Solving problems

Régler des problèmes

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Key Language for Sorting out a car breakdown
  • Français
    English
  • embêtant
     
    annoying
  • la cabine (téléphonique)
     
    phone box
  • attendre
     
    to wait
  • louer une voiture
     
    to hire a car
  • il me faut
     
    I need
  • envoyer une dépanneuse
     
    to send a breakdown truck
  • Qu'est-ce qui s'est passé ?
     
    What happened?
  • Je viens de tomber en panne
     
    I've just broken down
  • Le moteur a eu des ratés
     
    The engine was misfiring
  • Le moteur s'est complètement arrêté
     
    The engine stopped completely
  • Je n'arrive plus à démarrer
     
    I can't get it to restart
  • Je suis très pressée
     
    I'm in a real hurry (f)
  • Je ne peux pas attendre
     
    I can't wait
  • Ne vous inquiétez pas
     
    Don't worry
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Key Language for Recovering a lost bag
  • Français
    English
  • de grandeur moyenne
     
    medium size
  • le siège
     
    seat
  • la carte d'embarquement
     
    boarding card
  • un agenda
     
    diary
  • une fermeture éclair
     
    zip
  • une trousse de maquillage
     
    make-up bag
  • une paire de lunettes de soleil
     
    a pair of sunglasses
  • se rappeler
     
    to remember
  • décrire
     
    to describe
  • retrouver
     
    to find
  • Comment je peux faire pour le récupérer ?
     
    How can I get it back?
  • Vous pouvez me le décrire ?
     
    Can you describe it to me?
  • Je viens d'arriver
     
    I've just arrived
  • Je dois partir
     
    I've got to leave
  • J'ai laissé mon sac dans l'avion
     
    I've left my bag on the plane
  • Je pense que c'était sous le siège
     
    I think that it was under the seat
  • C'est un sac en tissu noir
     
    It's a black canvas bag
  • À l'intérieur, il y a...
     
    Inside, there is/there are
  • Je vais prendre vos coordonnées
     
    I'll take your details

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Sorting out a car breakdown

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