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“How is your garden doing?!”
One of our listeners asked that we would prepare a lesson with some gardening vocabulary and that’s what we did, over WhatsApp! We have lots of interesting vocabulary to learn – let’s start with a conversation.
Our lesson contains a range of interesting, garden-related vocabulary. To discover how to use expressions such as the following, let's get started!
- (faire) pousser [qqc] = (to grow [s.t.])
- être émerveillé par = (to be amazed by)
- faire découvrir [qqc] à [qqn] = (to show [s.t.] to [s.o.])
- dallage (m) = (paving)
- mauvaise herbe (f) = (weed)
- haie (f) = (hedge)
- étang (m) = (pond)
- nénuphar (m) = (water lily)
- grenouille (f) = (frog)
- nicher = (to next)
- épervier (m) = (sparrowhawk)
- corbeau (m) = (crow)
- pie (m) = (magpie)
- merle (m) = (blackbird)
- se désaltérer = (to quench one's thirst)
- saule (m) pleureur = (weeping willow)
- pinson (m) = (chaffinch)
- mésange (bleue) = (blue tit)
- hérisson (m) = (hedgehog)
- écaille (f) = (scale)
- piquant = (thorny, spiky)
- lierre (m) = (ivy)
- potager (m) = (vegetable garden)
- perler (f) = (to form beads [of water])
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