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before his/her sentencing
lit: before the rendering of his sentence
- the rendering
- to render, to give back

avant le rendu de sa sentence
- le rendu
- rendre (2)

and no one will have seen it coming

et personne ne l'aura vu venir
(voir - futur antérieur i.e., future perfect)

in the crosshairs (2)
- the sights

dans la mire, dans le collimateur
- la mire

henceforth

désormais

the prosecutor
the prosecution (i.e., the body of prosecutors

le procureur
le parquet

Everything could collapse during the operation.
- to collapse (not "s'écrouler")

Tout pourrait s'éffondrer pendant l'opération.
- s'éffondrer

The ocean liner sunk off the coast of Greenland.
- the ocean liner
- to sink
- off the coast of
- Greenland

Le paquebot a coulé au large du Groenland.
- le paquebot
- couler (intrans and trans))
- au large de
- le Groenland (gro-en)

Water does not flow because there is a kink in the pipe.
- to flow
- the kink, the knot
- to knot

L'eau ne coule pas parce qu'il y a un noeud dans le tuyau.
- couler
- le noeud (2)
- nouer

Four Canadians are missing. (2)

Quatre Canadiens
(1) manquent à l'appel
(2) sont portés disparus

the replacement
the alternative solution
the replacement parts

le rechange
la solution de rechange
les pièces de rechange

Stop coddling him.
- to brood (when a bird sits on eggs)

Arrête de le couver.
- couver

the gasping, the gasp
the thrilling story

le halètement
(la) histoire haletante

The nurse treats his patients.
The nurse treats them.

L'infirmier soigne ses patients.
L'infirmier les soigne.
direct object: imm follows verb without a prep.
Replaced by: me te le/la nous vous les

the squealing/crunching of tires

le crissement des pneus

the brawl (2)

la rixe, la bagarre

The investigation was botched.
- to botch, to rush

L'enquête a été bâclée.
- bâcler (2)

This aging is furthermore inevitable.
- furthermore

Ce vieillissement est de surcroît inévitable.
- de surcroît

the dipstick
the gauge, the capacity

la jauge d'huile
la jauge (2)

the rubble (2)

les décombres, les gravats
(both masculine)

He really wanted to show a more playful side.
- playful

Il avait très envie de montrer un côté plus ludique.
- ludique

the bone marrow
... transplant
... aspiration

la moelle osseuse (pronounced: moile)
la greffe de ...
la ponction de ...

the oatmeal

la gruau

I'm too incompetent at renovation to maintain a house.
- to be incompetent (not "être incompétent")
- to maintain (not "maintenir")

Je suis trop poche en rénovation pour entretenir une maison.
- être poche (QC)
- entretenir

I failed my test.
- to fail (2) (QC)

J'ai poché mon examen.
- pocher, couler

What's more, the Lightning outrageously dominated the meet.
- what's more

Qui plus est, le Lightning a outrageusement dominé la rencontre.
- qui plus est

the imbecile (not "l'imbécile")
a stupid question
- stupid

le niaiseux (QC)
une question niaiseuse
- niaiseux (QC)

it's time to be quick on your feet
hint: phrase in QC, do not translate

c'est le temps d'être vite sur tes patins (QC)

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