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choisir in English:

1. choose choose


Choose one.
Those who choose not to read have no advantage over those who can't read.
If you want to sound like a native speaker, it's easier if you choose one dialect and stick with it. Native speakers don't usually mix dialects in everyday speaking.
The best way to really know a person is to see how he behaves when he is absolutely free to choose.
If it were absolutely necessary to choose, I would rather be guilty of an immoral act than of a cruel one.
Parents have a prior right to choose the kind of education that shall be given to their children.
The best thing in the world for a man is to choose a good wife, the worst being to mistakenly choose an ill-suited one.
Would you send, by real mail, some brochures that will help me to choose a hotel?
One of the important differences between Japanese and Americans is that Japanese tend to choose a safe course in life, while Americans choose to explore and challenge life.
When I use a word, Humpty Dumpty said, it means just what I choose it to mean - neither more nor less.
Those who choose to retire can do so as early as sixty-two, although starting to draw their Social Security distributions at that age would mean that the payments would be reduced by twenty percent.
Choose three words or phrases relating to your topic that other students might find interesting and useful and present them to the class.
I was surprised to come across vending machines that sell cans of coffee, where you can even choose between hot and cold ones.

English word "choisir"(choose) occurs in sets:

500 most important French verbs 276 - 300
Fiches du livre - "Sterne" (H.D. Traill)
Fiches du livre - "Odd" (Amy Le Feuvre)
Fiches du livre - "Dracula" (Bram Stoker)
Fiches du livre - "Bayou Folk" (Kate Chopin)

2. pick pick


A pick is a long handled tool used for breaking up hard ground surfaces.
pick mushrooms
The way some people see it, associating with the opposite sex is just like going to the seaside and gathering stones; everyone can pick up the ones they like.
If the tip was a dime in one glass, the waitress, in her haste to get the table ready for the next customer, would pick up the glass, the water would spill out, and that would be the end of it.
Pick a few random sentences (just 2 or 3), record them, and send us the samples at team@tatoeba.org, with the title "Audio for Tatoeba in <language_name>".
If you had to characterize your wife in three words, which ones would you pick?
If you're at all wishy-washy during a negotiation the other side will pick up on it and get the upper hand.
When I'm home and I'm going to the corner drugstore to pick up some shampoo, why do you always tell me to be careful how I cross the street?
I forgot about pickaxe!
When the manager picked the team, Sam was disappointed not to be in it.
if you pick fruit or vegetables or flowers, you take them from the plant that they are growing on so that you can eat them or show them indoors
Whether you pick the Lions or Tigers to win, the result will be a toss-up because both teams are equally strong.
In countries with electoral colleges, citizens vote for representatives to pick heads of state for them, adding an extra layer to what would otherwise be a direct election.
Calina needs to go back to the doctor next week. And while I'm on the subject, don't forget to pick up her prescription on your way home from work.
If you have a bone to pick with a person, tell it to his face instead of saying things behind his back.

English word "choisir"(pick) occurs in sets:

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