SOCIALISING AND MEDIA

Vocabulary and Phrases

Vocabulary and Phrases

Here are some of the useful terms and phrases that are relevant to this topic.

accompagner to accompanyGCSE French - Achater

achat l’ (m)purchase (noun)

acheter to buy

aller to go

amusant – amusing

appel l’(m)call (noun)

argent l’ (m) (de poche) pocket money

avantage l’(m)advantage

baigner (se) – to swim

ballon le ball

bande dessine la – comic book

banque la – bank (noun)

basket le basketball

besoin le (avoir…de) – in need (of)

bijouterie la – jeweller’s

billet le – (bank) note

blouson le – blouse

boucherie la – butcher’s

GCSE French - boucle d'oreilleboucle d’oreille la – earring

boulangerie la – baker’s

cadeau le – present/gift

ceinture la – belt

centre commercial le – shopping centre

centre de sport le – sport centre

chanson la – song

chanter – to sing

chanteur le – singer (male)

chanteuse la – singer (female)

chapeau le – hat

chaussette la – sock

chaussure la – shoe

chemise la – shirt

choisir – to choose

clavier le – keyboard

coiffeur le – hairdresser (male)

coiffeuse la – hairdresser (female)

coin le – areaGCSE French - le coin

concours le – exam

couleur la – colour

courir – to run

cravate la – tie (noun)

danser – to dance

dmod – outdated

dpenser – to spend

dessin anim le – cartoon

donner – to give

changer – to exchange

cran l’(m) – screen (noun)

mission l’(f) – programme (TV)

ensemble – together

entre l’(f) – entrance

envie (avoir envie) – desire

envoyer – to send

quipe l’(f) – team

quitation l’(f) – horse-ridingGCSE French - L'Equitation

essayer – to try

faire des conomies – to budget/save money

faire les courses – go shopping

favori – favourite

film d’horreur le – horror film

film de guerre le – war film

film de science-fiction le – sci-fi film

film policier le – crime film

film romantique le – romance film

gagner – to win/earn

gant le – glove

gratuit – free of charge

ide l'(f) – idea

jean le – jeans

jeu le (de cartes/de socit) – card/board game

jeu vido le – video game

jouer – to play

jouet le – toy (noun)GCSE Frence - le jouet

journal le – newspaper

jupe la – skirt

lecteur DVD le – DVD player

librairie la – library

libre – free

lire – to read

livre sterling la – pounds sterling

magasin le – shop (noun)

maillot de bain le – bathing suit

manteau le – coat/jacket

maquillage le – make-up

marchand le (de fruits et de lgumes) – grocer’s

march le – market

mettre de l’argent ct – put money aside

mode la ( la mode) – fashion (in fashion)

monnaie la – cash/change

montre la – watch (noun)

musique la ( classique/pop/rap/rock) – music (classic/pop/rap/rock)

nager – to swimGCSE Frence - la natation

natation la – swimming

numro le (de tlphone) – telephone number

ordinateur l’ (m) – computer

pantalon le – trousers

parapluie le – umbrella

parfum le – perfume

patin roulettes le – rollerblading

patinage le – skating

patiner – to skate

pique-nique le – picnic

piscine la – swimming pool

poche la – pocket

portable le – mobile (phone)

portefeuille le – wallet

pousser – to push

prix le – price (noun)

(se) promener – to walk

pull le – jumperGCSE French - le pull

recevoir – receive

rduit – reduced

regarder – to watch

remplir – to fill

(se) rencontrer – to meet (up)

rentrer – to go (home)

retourner – to go back

robe la – dress (noun)

rouge lvres le – (lip stick)

sac le ( main) – (hand)bag

sauter – to jump

ski nautique le (faire du…) – water skiing

soldes les (m) – sales

sortie la – exit (noun)

sortir – to exit/go out

sous-titr – sub-titled

GCSE French - sports d'hiversports d’hiver les (m) – winter sports

sports nautiques les (m) – water sports

stade le – stadium

supermarch le – supermarket

surf le (de neige) – snowboarding

surfer – surfing

vtements les – clothing

Useful Phrases

Le centre commercial est au fond de la rue votre droite.

The shopping centre is at the end of the street, to your right.

Est-ce que tu as envie de faire du patin roulettes le samedi?

Do you feel like rollerblading this Saturday?

J’ai achet plein de vtements pendant les soldes.

I bought lots of clothes during the sales.

GCSE French - un cafeJ’ai besoin d’un caf les matins pour me rveiller.

I need coffee in the morning to wake me up.

Elle ne porte pas de maquillage – sauf du rouge levres.

She isn’t wearing any make-up – except lipstick.

J’essaie de faire des conomies, alors je ne sors pas ce soir.

I’m trying to save money, so I’m not going out tonight.

Elizabeth achte seulement les articles la mode.

Elizabethonly buys clothes which are in fashion.

Le chanteur portait un chapeau et une cravate.

The singer was wearing a hat and tie.

Mon fils aime regarder les dessins anims sur la tlvision.

My son likes to watch cartoons on TV.

Elle a achet des fruits comme des pommes, des oranges, et des abricots au march.

She bought fruits like apples, oranges and apricots at the market.

Si tu achtes un article, le deuxime est gratuit.

If you buy one item, the second is free of charge.

GCSE French - CadeauGeorge a donn des boucles d’oreille Mlanie comme cadeau d’anniversaire.

George gave Melanie some earrings as a birthday present.

Je veux aller me baigner, mais malheureusement j’ai oubli mon maillot de bain.

I want to go swimming, but sadly I have forgotten my swimming suit.

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