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True Cognates | Des vrais amis

F - J | f - j


An important reading strategy in learning to read French as a second language is the use of cognates. Cognates are words that sound and/or look the same and have the same meaning between two or more languages.

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F

fable  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fable.mp3
face  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/face.mp3
famine  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/famine.mp3
fascination  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fascination.mp3
fax  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fax.mp3
festival  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/festival.mp3
fiction  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fiction.mp3
film  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/film.mp3
final  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/finale.mp3
flexible  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/flexible.mp3
floral  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/floral.mp3
folklore  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/folklore.mp3
force  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/force.mp3
fort  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fort.mp3
fragile  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fragile.mp3
friction  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/friction.mp3
fruit  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/fruit.mp3
frustration  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/frustration.mp3

G

garage  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/gargae.mp3
gel  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/gel.mp3
ghetto  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/ghetto.mp3
glacier  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/glacier.mp3
globe  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/globe.mp3
golf  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/golf.mp3
gourmet  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/gourmet.mp3
graduation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/graduation.mp3
graffiti  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/graffiti.mp3
gratitude  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/gratitiude.mp3
guide  f noun, m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/guide.mp3
gym  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/gym.mp3

H

habitat  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/habitat.mp3
hamster  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/hamster.mp3
handicap  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/handicap.mp3
herbivore  adjective, m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/herbivore.mp3
hibernation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/hibernation.mp3
hobby  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/hobby.mp3
hockey  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/hockey.mp3
horizon  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/horizon.mp3
horizontal  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/horizontal.mp3
horoscope  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/horoscope.mp3
horrible  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/horrible.mp3
humble  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/humble.mp3

I

iceberg  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/iceberg.mp3
identification  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/identification.mp3
igloo  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/igloo.mp3
illustration  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/illustration.mp3
image  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/image.mp3
imagination  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/imagination.mp3
immersion  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/immersion.mp3
immigration  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/immigration.mp3
immobile  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/immobile.mp3
impatience  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/impatience.mp3
impatient  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/impatient.mp3
import  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/import.mp3
important  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/important.mp3
impossible  adjective, m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/impossible.mp3
impression  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/impression.mp3
incapable  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/incapable.mp3
incorrect  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/incorrect.mp3
influence  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/influence.mp3
information  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/information.mp3
initial  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/initial.mp3
initiative  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/initiative.mp3
innocent  adjective, m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/innocent.mp3
inspiration  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/inspiration.mp3
instrument  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/instrument.mp3
intelligence  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/inteligence.mp3
intelligent  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/intelligent.mp3
international  adjective, m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/international.mp3
interrogation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/interrogation.mp3
interview  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/interview.mp3
intimidation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/intimidation.mp3
intrigue  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/intrigue.mp3
introduction  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/introduction.mp3
invention  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/invention.mp3
investigation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/investigation.mp3
invisible  adjective/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/invisible.mp3
invitation  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/invitation.mp3

J

jaguar  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/jaguar.mp3
jazz  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/jazz.mp3
job  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/job.mp3
judo  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/judo.mp3
jungle  f noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/jungle.mp3
jury  m noun/toolbox/true_cognates/audio/jury.mp3