AQA GCSE French Local area – Home, town, neighbourhood and region – Le foyer, la ville, le quartier et la région

Learn the AQA GCSE French local area about home, town, neighbourhood and region from the table below. It contains a list of 144 words and phrases. Read and listen carefully and check the translations.

Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 1 to 20 - Foundation tier
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aider
to help
animé
lively
l’arbre (m)
tree
l’armoire (f)
wardrobe
le bâtiment
building
le besoin
need
avoir besoin de
to need
la bibliothèque
library
la boucherie
butcher’s shop

les baskets (f)

trainers
la boulangerie
bakery
le bijou
jewel, jewellery
la bijouterie
jeweller’s shop
le blouson
coat/jacket
bon marché
cheap
le bruit
noise
le bureau
office, study
bruyant
noisy
la caisse
till
calme
quiet
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 21 to 40 - Foundation tier
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la campagne
countryside
la carte bancaire
bank card
la cave
cellar
la ceinture
belt
célèbre
famous
le centre commercial
shopping centre
le champ
field
le chapeau
hat
la charcuterie
delicatessen

la chaussette

sock
la chaussure
shoe
la chemise
shirt
le choix
choice
la chose
thing
la circulation
traffic
les commerces (m)
shops
la colline
hill
le commissariat
police station
la cravate
tie
la cuisine
kitchen/cooking
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 41 to 60 - Foundation tier
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déménager
to move house
démodé
old-fashioned
dépenser
to spend (money)
devoir
to have to
économiser
to save
l’escalier (m)
staircase
essayer
to try on
l’étage (m)
floor, storey
la fenêtre
window

la ferme

farm
la fleur
flower
la gare
railway station
la gare routière
bus station
les gens (m)
people
le gilet
waistcoat
le grand magasin
department store
gratuit
free (of charge)
l’habitant (m)
inhabitant
l’hôtel de ville (m)
town hall
l’immeuble (m)
block of flats
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 61 to 80 - Foundation tier
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le jardinage
gardening
la jupe
skirt
laver
to wash
la librairie
bookshop
livrer
to deliver
la maison (individuelle/jumelée/mitoyenne)
house (detached/semi-detached/terraced)
la mairie
town hall
le manteau
overcoat
le marché
market

les meubles (m)

furniture
la mode
fashion
(à la) montagne / la montagne
(in the) mountain(s) / the mountain
le mur
wall
le musée
museum
nettoyer
to clean
le pantalon
trousers
le parc
park
le parfum
perfume
la pâtisserie
cake shop
pauvre
poor
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 81 to 100 - Foundation tier
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perdre
to lose
la pièce
room
la place
square
le portefeuille
wallet
le porte-monnaie
purse
poser
to put down
la poste
post office
pouvoir
to be able
le prix
price

propre

clean, tidy
Le pull
jumper
le quartier
quarter, area
quitter
to leave
ranger
to tidy
réduire
to reduce
réduit
reduced
le rez-de-chaussée
ground floor
le risque
risk
la robe
dress
sale
dirty
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 101 to 122 - Foundation tier
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la salle à manger
dining room
la salle de bains
bathroom
le salon
living room, lounge
la sécurité
safety
les soldes (m)
sale
le sous-sol
basement
la station-service
service station/petrol station
le tabac
newsagent’s
le transport en commun
public transport

travailler

to work
se trouver
to be situated
l’usine (f)
factory
le vendeur/la vendeuse
shop assistant
vendre
to sell
la veste
clothes
les vêtements (m)
clothes
la vie
life
la ville
town
la vitrine
shop window
vivre
to live
le voisin
neighbour
la zone piétonne
pedestrian zone
Learn your AQA GCSE French home, town, neighbourhood and region - 1 to 22 - Higher tier
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le bricolage
DIY (do it yourself)
les distractions (f)
things to do
l’écharpe (f)
scarf
l’embouteillage (m)
traffic jam
l’endroit (m)
place
la fermeture
closure
le foulard
scarf
le four
oven
le foyer
home

garder

to look after
la grande surface
superstore
le lèche-vitrine
window shopping
faire du lèche-vitrine
to go window shopping
le loyer
rent
la lumière
light
la marque
make, label, brand
la pelouse
lawn
le pull à capuche
hoodie
le rayon
department
rembourser
to reimburse
surchargé
overcrowded
la tâche
task

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