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Vocabulaire anglais/français : les faux amis (liste et exercices)
Préparation au TCF - l'essentiel du vocabulaire

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Pour améliorer votre niveau de français et réussir vos examens (TCF, DALF, DELF, TFI...), il est nécessaire de réviser et d'acquérir de nouveaux mots de vocabulaire.

Petits rappels pour éviter quelques pièges et vous remettre en tête l'essentiel...

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Anglais - Français (109)

(Exercice d'entraînement pour mémoriser les faux amis anglais-français)

Français - Anglais (109)

(Exercice d'entraînement pour mémoriser les faux amis français-anglais : 109 faux amis)

ability = aptitude habilité = skill
achieve = réaliser, atteindre (performance) achever = finish, complete
actual = réel Actuel = current
actually = en fait actuellement = at present
affair = liaison (amoureuse) affaire/affaires = business, Gears
agreement = accord agrément = pleasantness, amenity
cabinet = armoire cabinet = closet, toilet...
capital = majuscule capital = capital
card = cartes de jeux carte géographique = map
caution = prudence, attention caution = garantie
character = personnage caractère = nature
check = contrôle chèque = cheque
close = proche, serré clos = closed
commodity = marchandise commodité = convenience
compass = boussole compas = compasses, pair of compasses, calliper
complete = achever, parachever compléter, remplir = fill up, out
comprehensive = complet, exhaustif compréhensif = understanding
concurrent = simultané, concordant concurrent = competitor
conductor = contrôleur conducteur = driver
confection = friandise confection = ready-made clothes
consistent with = compatible, logique avec, cohérent consistant = sound, substantial
confidence = confiance confidence = secret
copy = exemplaire copie = reproduction
countenance = expression (visage) contenance = capacity
crane = grue crâne = skull
curently = actuellement couramment = commonly/fluently (language)
(to)cry = pleurer crier = shout
deceive = tromper, duper décevoir = disappoint
delay = retard délai = time limit
(to)deliver = livrer délivrer = free, release, issue
(to)demand = exiger demander = ask
deserve = mériter desservir = to clear the table
design = concevoir, dessiner les plans désigner = point out, name, refer
devise = imaginer, concevoir deviser = dig up
(to)dispose = se débarrasser  
dispute = conflit, désaccord, litige, controverse dispute = quarrel, argument
distracted = fou, égaré distrait = absent-minded
edit = préparer pour la publication, corriger éditer = publish, issue
engaged = occupé engagé = committed (artist)
entertain = amuser, distraire, recevoir entretenir = maintain
estate = domaine état = state, condition
eventually = finalement, en fin de compte éventuellement = possibly, may be, need be
evidence = preuve évidence = obviousness
executive = cadre (entreprise) exécuter = to carry out, to implement, to perform
expertise = compétence expertise = expert's report
extra = supplémentaire extra = first-rate
fabric = tissu fabrique = factory
facile = simpliste facile = easy
facilities = installations, équipements facilités = easiness
figure = chiffre/silhouette figure = diagram, chart, illustration,...
formerly = autrefois formellement = formally
fortunate = chanceux fortuné = wealthy, well-off
gentle = aimable, doux gentil = nice, kind
grand = grandiose grand = tall
grapes = raisin grappe = bunch (of grapes)
habit = habitude habit = dress, clothes
hazard = danger, risque hasard = chance
inconvenient = inopportun inconvénient = drawback
indulge = se laisser aller indulgence = leniency
invaluable = inestimable non valable = invalid, not valid
isolation = isolement isolation = insulation
issue = problème, question issue = exit
intelligence = renseignement intelligence = understanding
journey = voyage journée = day
large = grand large = wide
lecture = conférence lecture = reading
library = bibliothèque librairie = bookshop
location = emplacement location = renting, lease
mechanic = mécanicien mécanique = engineering
medecine = médicament médecin = doctor
mercy = miséricorde merci = thanks
notice = avis, préavis notice = note, instructions
novel = roman nouvelle = short-story
nurse= infirmière nurse (nounou) = nanny
pain = douleur peine = sorrow, sadness, trouble...
partition = séparation partition = (musical) score
petrol = essence pétrole = oil, petroleum
photograph = photographie photographe = photographer
phrase = expression, locution phrase = sentence
physician = médecin physicien = physicist
proper = adéquat propre = clean, decent
prune = élaguer/réduire, simplifier prune = plum
question (to) = remettre en question, en doute questionner = interrogate
qui pro quo = contrepartie qui pro quo = mistake
queue = file d'attente queue (animal) = tail
real = réel (existe) réel = actual
refuse = déchets refus = refusal
(to)regard = considérer regarder = to look at
relieve = soulager relever = to raise
(to)rest = se reposer rester = to stay
(to)resume = reprendre résumer = summarise
(to)retire = prendre sa retraite retirer = withdraw
route = itinéraire route = road
rude = grossier, impoli, indécent rude = rough, hard
sensible = raisonnable sensible = sensitive
socket = prise (courant), douille socquette = sock
stationery = fournitures (de bureau) stationnaire = stationary
store = grand magasin store = blind, shade
suit = costume suite = sequel, rest
surname = nom de famille surnom = nickname
(to) supply = approvisionner supplier = to beg
(to) survey = examiner surveiller = to supervise
standard = norme standard = common, standard
subject = objet sujet = topic
sympathetic = compatissant sympathique = nice, friendly
tape = ruban, bande (magnétique) tape = slap
tentative = timide tentative = attempt
trainee = stagiaire trainée = streak, trail
vacation = vacances vacation = session, sitting
(Exercice d'entraînement pour mémoriser les faux amis anglais-français) (Exercice d'entraînement pour mémoriser les faux amis français-anglais : 109 faux amis)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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