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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