Красивые французские слова, которые бы пригодились в английском языке

1) The daily grind. Literally commute-work-sleep

 

2) Exhausted. Deflated

 

3) Someone who wanders the streets aimlessly for pleasure

 

4) The joy of reuniting with a  friend you’ve not seen in a long time

 

5) To be depressed. Literally to have the cockroach

 

6) Extremely, truly. Literally cow-ly

 

7) An eccentric person. A scatterbrain

 

8) To be done, or fed up. A feeling of despair

 

9) The disorientation felt in a foreign culture or country

 

10) Childish self-absorption. Literally bellybuttonism

 

11) To daydream, let your mind wander. Literally to be west

 

12) A funny comeback of thought of too late. Literally a staircase wit

 

13) Someone you can’t be seen with in public for fear they will embarrass you

 

14) To be on form. Literally to have the peach

 

Полезные слова:

 

Grind - a difficult or boring activity that needs a lot of effort
The daily grind of taking care of three children was wearing her down.

Deflated- feeling less confident and positive than before
Her criticism left me feeling a bit deflated.

To wander - to walk around slowly in a relaxed way or without any clear purpose
We spent the morning wandering around the old part of the city.

Truly – really
She was a truly great actress.

Scatterbrain - a person who forgets things easily or does not think seriously about things
I'm such a scatterbrain - I'm always leaving my bag behind. 

fed up - bored, annoyed, or disappointed
He got fed up with all the travelling he had to do.

self-absorption - only interested in yourself and your own activities
Her self-absorption is total - she talks you to death about her health problems.

Daydream - pleasant thoughts about something you would prefer to be doing
Stop daydreaming and do some work!

Comeback – return
Her comeback to the stage was successful

To embarrass - to cause someone to feel nervous, worried, or uncomfortable
You're embarrassing him with your compliments!

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Языковая школа LEXXIS выбрала 14 французских слов, которые бы хорошо вписались в английский язык.