English Vietnamese dictionary

french /frentʃ/
  • tính từ
    • (thuộc) Pháp
    • to take French leave
      • đánh bài chuồn
  • danh từ
    • tiếng Pháp
    • (the French) nhân dân Pháp

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
of or connected with France, its people or its language
Idioms: take French leave (BrE) to leave work without asking permission first

Collocation dictionary

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excellent, fluent, good, perfect ~
He speaks fluent Japanese.

bad, broken, poor~
I got by with broken Chinese and sign language.

colloquial, idiomatic, non-standard, pidgin, standard ~
The inhabitants speak a kind of pidgin Spanish.

spoken, written ~
My spoken Polish is better than my written Polish.

business ~
She is doing a course in business English.

original ~
The fable is translated from the original French.

know, read, speak, understand, use ~
I am more comfortable using Spanish, if you don't mind.

be fluent in ~
She was fluent in German, Urdu and Swahili.

do, learn ~
I did German at school but I've forgotten most of it. I've been learning Arabic for four years.

improve, practise ~
I spent a month in Rome to improve my Italian.

master ~
I never really mastered Latin.

translate sth into ~
He has translated her latest book into Korean.

~ class, course, lesson
I'm late for my Russian class.

~ interpreter, speaker, a speaker of ~
the need for Gujarati interpreters

a command/knowledge of ~
He has a poor command of English.

in ~
What is ‘apple’ in French?He addressed me in his best Portuguese.

Concise English dictionary

+the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
+the people of France
+United States sculptor who created the seated marble figure of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. (1850-1931)
+snap (bean) lengthwise in preparation for cooking
+of or pertaining to France or the people of France