that… in the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary

Translations for that… in the English»French Dictionary (Go to French»English)

I.that <pl those> ADJ dem [Am ðæt]

II.that <pl those> PRON dem [Brit ðat, Am ðæt]

2. that (the thing or person observed or mentioned):

III.that PRON rel [Brit ðat, ðət, Am ðæt]

IV.that CONJ [Brit ðat, ðət, Am ðæt]

V.that ADV [Brit ðat, Am ðæt]

I.how [Brit haʊ, Am haʊ] ADV CONJ When how is used as a question word meaning in what way? or by what means? ( how did you get here?, how will you do it?) it is almost always translated by comment: comment es-tu arrivé ici?; comment le feras-tu?
When how is used as a conjunction meaning the way in which it is often translated by comment: I don't know how they did it = je ne sais pas comment ils l'ont fait; tell me how you make a curry = dis-moi comment on fait un curry.
When how is used as a conjunction meaning that it is almost always translated by que: he told me how he had stolen the money = il m'a dit qu'il avait volé l'argent; it's amazing how they survived = c'est étonnant qu'ils aient survécu.
For more examples and particular usages see below.

1. how (in what way, by what means):

2. how (enquiring about success, health etc):

3. how (in number, quantity etc questions):

4. how (in exclamations):

I.in [ɪn] PREP In is often used after verbs in English ( join in, tuck in, result in, write in etc.). For translations, consult the appropriate verb entry ( join in, tuck in, result, write etc.).
If you have doubts about how to translate a phrase or expression beginning with in ( in a huff, in business, in trouble etc.) you should consult the appropriate noun entry ( huff, business, trouble etc.).
This dictionary contains Usage Notes on such topics as age, countries, dates, islands, months, towns and cities etc. Many of these use the preposition in. For the index to these notes .
For examples of the above and particular functions and uses of in, see the entry below.

14. in (expressing manner or medium):

V.in [ɪn] ADJ inf (fashionable)

See also write, vote, tuck in, trouble, stay, result, power, keep, join in, itself, huff, get, expert, degree, course, come, business, BEd, bath

I.write <prét wrote, part passé written> [Brit rʌɪt, Am raɪt] VERB trans

1. write (put down on paper):

II.write <prét wrote, part passé written> [Brit rʌɪt, Am raɪt] VERB intr

1. write (form words):

I.vote [Brit vəʊt, Am voʊt] NOUN

II.vote [Brit vəʊt, Am voʊt] VERB trans

III.vote [Brit vəʊt, Am voʊt] VERB intr

IV.vote [Brit vəʊt, Am voʊt]

I.tuck in VERB [Brit tʌk -, Am tək -] (tuck in) (start eating)

II.tuck in VERB [Brit tʌk -, Am tək -] (tuck in [sth], tuck [sth] in)

III.tuck in VERB [Brit tʌk -, Am tək -] (tuck [sb] in, tuck in [sb])

I.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles NOUN

1. trouble U (problems):

2. trouble (difficulties):

3. trouble (effort, inconvenience):

4. trouble:

III.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles VERB trans

1. trouble (bother) person:

V.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles

I.stay [Brit steɪ, Am steɪ] NOUN

III.stay [Brit steɪ, Am steɪ] VERB trans