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Questions concernant l'équivalent français d'une expression ou d'un mot d'une autre langue.

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Le « election denialism » : est-ce une forme de « dénialisme » ?

Le titre d'une manchette contenait le terme « election denialism ». Le denialism c'est la « [...] practice of rejecting propositions which are strongly supported by scientific or historical evidence, ...
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What do the percentages refer to in this sentence?

I'm not sure if the percentages here are referring to the percentage of businesses i.e 80% of businesses surveyed said the main cause was loss of opportunities, compared to 77% in July.. or does it ...
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Has any 19th century author used the term “Galles” for “Gauls” except Étienne Pivert de Senancour in “Obermann”?

Asking other questions (How and when was the name "Pays de Galles" constructed in French?) I found from a comment (see username in last part of that question) about an entry from a 19th ...
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What is the French word for “retrodict”?

I was wondering what was the French word for retrodict, which means: State a fact about the past based on inference or deduction, rather than evidence. I looked up rétrodicter, which seems to be ...
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Are there any translator collectives that are willing to consider requests for English subtitles of French documentaries?

Recently, I discovered a French documentary on the poet Paul Celan. It seems very interesting. Unfortunately, my command of the French language is not particularly good. I would therefore be ...
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Conveying “learn/know enough (sth) to be dangerous”

This is something that it has puzzled me for some time. I'm feeling that a word-by-word translation would not work in French. How can one convey colloquially in French: Learn (or know) Enough to Be ...
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La « crosse amovible de mitraillage/tir par rafales » : emploi et autres propositions ?

Je lisais qu'un an après la tuerie de la Saint-Valentin à Parkland en Floride (États-Unis) on avait réussi à faire étendre « en décembre l'interdiction des bump stocks à l'ensemble des États-Unis » ...