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French WJEC: Key Vocab – Verbs

FrenchEnglish
accepterto accept
accompagnerto accompany
acheterto buy
adorerto adore/love
aiderto help
aimerto like/love
ajouterto add
allumerto light
améliorerto improve
annulerto cancel
appelerto call
apprendreto learn
arriverto arrive
attendreto wait for
atterrirto land
avoirto have
bavarderto chat
boireto drink
changerto exchange
chargerto load
choisirto choose
cliquerto click
collerto stick/glue
commanderto order
commencerto start/begin
comprendreto understand
compterto count
conduireto take/drive
connaîtreto know (a person/thing)
conseillerto advise
contacterto contact
coûterto cost
croireto believe
déciderto decide
décrireto describe
décrocherto unhook
demanderto ask for
dépenserto spend
descendreto go down
désirerto want
détesterto hate
devoir
direto say
discuterto discuss
donnerto give [to a charity]
dormirto sleep
durerto last
écouterto listen to
écrireto write
empêcherto prevent/stop
emprunterto borrow
entendreto hear
entrerto enter
envoyerto send
espérerto hope (for/to do)
essayerto try/test [a car]
êtreto be
étudierto study/examine
fermerto close
finirto finish
frapperto hit/strike
gagnerto win
garerto park [vehicle]
habiterto live in
informerto inform
introduireto insert
inviterto invite
jeterto throw/hurl [an object]
laisserto leave
louerto let/rent
mangerto eat
manquerto miss
marcherto walk
mériterto deserve
mettreto put
monterto take
montrerto show
neigerto snow
noterto note down
offrirto buy
organiserto organise
oublierto forget
pardonnerto forgive
parlerto speak
partirto leave/go
passerto cross/go through/get over
penserto think
perdreto lose [sight of]
permettreto allow
plaireto like [oneself/each other/it here]
pleurerto mourn/lament
poserto put down [your coat]
pousserto push/move/shift [aside]
pouvoirto be able/allowed to
préférerto prefer
prendreto take
présenterto introduce/present [my son]
prêterto lend [a hand/one's assistance]
prévenirto tell/warn
produireto produce/grow/yield
quitterto leave [my house]
raconterto tell/describe [in detail]
raterto fail
recevoirto receive/get
rechercherto search out/look for
recommanderto advise
regretterto regret
rembourserto pay off/repay
remercierto thank [for [doing]]
remettreto put back in/on
remplacerto (stand in/cover) for
remplirto fill up/refill
rencontrerto meet/come across
rendre visite à
rentrerto put/bring/take/raise
réparerto repair
répéterto repeat
répondreto answer/reply
réserverto reserve/put aside
ressembler àto appear like
resterto stay/remain
retournerto turn [over/inside-out]
réussirto achieve/have success
réviserto revise/review
rireto laugh
roulerto roll [up]
s'adresser àto address oneself
s'amuserto play/have fun
s'appelerto be called/named
s'arrêterto stop/come to a hault
s'asseoirto sit
sauterto jump [over]
sauverto save/rescue
savoirTo know (a fact/how to do something)
s'échapperto break away/get loose
se disputerto argue
se trouverto find oneself
signerto sign [e.g. a contract]
s'intéresser àto take an interest in
s'occuper deto take care of
se débrouillerto (cope/get along) with
se dépêcherto rush
se fâcherto become angry
se promenerto walk around/stroll
se rappelerto remember
servirto serve
se servir deto help oneself
se terminerto end/finish [your lunch]
semblerto seem [e.g. time seemed to pass slowly]
sonnerto ring/strike/sound
souhaiterto hope for/that
sourireto smile
stationnerto park
suivreto follow/accompany
surfer sur internetto surf the internet
taperto hit/tap [on the shoulder]
téléphonerto make a phone call
tenirto hold [onto the banisters]
tomberto fall [over/down]
toucherto touch
travaillerto work
trouverto find
utiliserto make use of
vendreto sell
venirto come
vérifierto check
vivreto live
visiterto visit
voirTo see
volerTo steal
vouloirTo want

Jobs (French)

A list of jobs in French:

EnglishFrançais
un bouchera butcher
un chanteura singer
un chauffeura driver
un chirurgiena surgeon
un chefa chef
un coiffeura hairdresser
un comptablean accountant
un conciergea caretaker
un dentistea dentist
un directeura head teacher
un électricienan electrician
un facteura postman
un géranta manager
un infirmiera nurse
un informaticienan IT specialist
un ingénieuran engineer
un jardiniera gardener
un journalistea journalist
un maçona builder/bricklayer
un mécaniciena mechanic
un médecina doctor
un pompiera fireman
un professeura teacher
un routiera lorry driver
un sécretairea secretary
un serveura waiter
un vendeura sales assistant