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Words used in this podcast
Word Root Meanings
cascade 1. n. cascade (waterfall)
2. n. cascade (series of event)
3. n. (juggling) cascade
4. n. A stunt performed for cinematic imitation or entertainment.
5. v. first-person singular present indicative of cascader
cascader 1. v. to cascade
quelle 1. adj. feminine singular of quel:
2. adj.  | | which?
3. adj.  | |: C'est quelle femme ?
4. adj.  | |:: Which woman is it?
5. adj.  | | (exclamation) What a ...!
décembre 1. n. December
au 1. contraction. contraction of à le (to the, for the, at the)
2. : Il étudie la musique au Conservatoire. - He studies music at the Conservatory.
à 1. Letter. A with grave accent, a letter used in French mostly to distinguish some homographs and in transliteration.
2. prep. to (destination)
3. : Je vais à Paris. - I am going to Paris.
4. : aller au bout - go to the end / go all the way
5. prep. to (until)
le 1. art. The (definite article).
2. : Le lait du matin. - The milk of the morning.
3. : Je suis le valeureux Don Quichotte de la Manche, le défaiseur de torts et le réparateur d’iniquités. - I am the valiant Don Quixote of La Mancha, the undoer of wrongs and the repairer of iniqui
4. art. Used before abstract nouns| not translated in English.
5. art. (before parts of the body) The| my, your, etc.
lait 1. n. milk
poignée 1. n. handful (amount held in hand)
2. n. handful (a small number)
3. n. (also poignée de main) handshake
4. n. grip (part of an object someone grips)
5. n. handle
étagère 1. n. shelf
2. n. a piece of furniture equipped with shelves, such as a rack or bookcase
pince 1. n. pincer, claw
2. n. pliers
3. n. tongs
4. n. crowbar
5. v. second-person singular present imperative of pincer
pincer 1. v. to pinch (skin)
2. v. (informal) to pinch (to arrest)
3. v. (music) To pluck (a stringed instrument)
étoiles 1. n. plural of étoile
étoile 1. n. star
2. n. (heraldiccharge) mullet
jeune 1. adj. young
2. n. youth, a young person
opération 1. n. operation (method by which a device performs its function)
2. n. Operation (medical operation)
chaise 1. n. chair, seat.
pneu 1. n-m. tyre, tire
bus 1. n. bus
2. v. first-person singular past historic of boire
3. v. second-person singular past historic of boire
4. v. masculine plural past participle of boire
boire 1. v. (ambitransitive) to drink
boire 1. v. (ambitransitive) to drink
médecine 1. n. medicine (field of study)
2. v. first-person singular present indicative of médeciner
3. v. third-person singular present indicative of médeciner
4. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of médeciner
5. v. third-person singular present subjunctive of médeciner
médeciner 1. v. (obsolete, transitive) to treat medically| with medicines

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