Example sentences for: dictionnaire

How can you use “dictionnaire” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Office of the Commissioner General for the French Language, a supervisory body, has recently published a new edition of the Dictionnaire des Né ologismes Officiels , which lists the 2,000-odd terms so far approved (plus some 400 “recommended” ones whose use is obligatory for certain publications only).

  • The cardinal also created the Académie Française in 1635 to ensure the purity and clarity of the French language through its Dictionnaire and its Grammaire.

  • More than that, the Dictionnaire gives its blessing also to several words of blatantly English stock, such as hall, drugstore , and pipeline (pronounce: pea-PLEAN), even including portmanteau words ( bit, pixel ) and acronyms ( laser, radar ).

  • Dictionnaire de Franglais

  • ' The Dictionnaire offers many such ingenious coinages but they generally lack the pithiness and sprightliness that enliven such a great deal of scientific and technological terminology in English.


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