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French-English translation for: were
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VERB  to be | [I/he/she/it] was/wis [Scot.]// [you/we/they] were | been ... 
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À ta place ...If I were you ...
À votre place ...If I were you ...
C'étaient les beaux jours ! [loc.]Those were the days ! [idiom]
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citation Je ne suis pas gay, quoique j'aimerais bien l'être, rien que pour faire chier les homophobes.I am not gay although I wish I were just to piss off homophobes. [Kurt Cobain]
Je dois admettre que tu avais raison.I have to admit you were right.
Excusez-moi, je vous ai pris pour quelqu'un d'autre.I'm sorry, I thought you were someone else.
Vivement vendredi !If only it were Friday!
Vivement que cela finisse ! [fam.] [loc.]If only it were over and done! [idiom]
Je te ferai observer que tu t'es trompé.Let me point out to you that you were wrong.
bien avant ta naissance {adv}long before you were born
Ils étaient trois.The three of them were together.
Ils étaient trois.There were three of them.
Ils faisaient un bruit à réveiller les morts ! [loc.]They were making enough noise to wake the dead! [idiom]
Ils ont été refoulés à la frontièreThey were turned back at the border.
Nous allions partir lorsqu'on a sonné.We were about to leave when the door bell rang.
bien avant ta naissance {adv}well before you were born
Que faisais-tu au juste ?What exactly were you doing?
À quoi pensiez-vous ?What were you thinking about?
Tu compromettais la mission.You were compromising the mission.
Tu compromettais la mission.You were risking the mission.
loi {f} du talionprinciple, to give back as you were given
Fiction (Literature and Film)
film F La Perle noire [film de 1953]All the Brothers Were Valiant [Richard Thorpe]
littérat. F Quand nous étions grandsBack When We Were Grownups [Anne Tyler]
film F Don Juan 73 ou si Don Juan était une femme [Roger Vadim (1973)]Don Juan, or If Don Juan Were a Woman
BD F Non, Obélix ! ... Tu n'auras pas de potion magique ! Je t'ai dit mille fois que tu étais tombé dedans étant petit ! [citation]No, Obelix! ... You cannot have the magic potion! I've told you a thousand times that you fell into the potion when you were little!
film F Nos plus belles annéesThe Way We Were [Sydney Pollock (1973)]
film F Les SacrifiésThey Were Expendable [John Ford]
littérat. F Quand nous étions orphelinsWhen We Were Orphans [Kazuo Ishiguro]
littérat. F J'aimerais tellement que tu sois Wish You Were Here [Graham Swift]
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