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Principal Translations/Principales traductions
de rien it's nothing
  (you're) welcome
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Compound Forms/Formes composées
beaucoup de bruit pour rien much ado about nothing exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
ça ne coûte rien de demander It doesn't cost anything to ask
ça ne présage rien de bon
cela ne présage rien de bon
that doesn't look too good
ça ne vous ferait rien de + [infinitif] Would you mind + [gerund]
 Would you mind moving your car parked in front of my garage door?
comme si de rien n'était as if nothing had happened
en un rien de temps in no time at all
faire semblant de rien loc vlocution verbale: groupe de mots fonctionnant comme un verbe. Ex : "faire référence à" (feindre d'ignorer qch)pretend not to notice/see v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Il a écouté en faisant semblant de rien pour connaître tous les sons de cloche.
l'air de rien you wouldn't think, it doesn't look like it
mine de rien nonchalantly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  quietly, casually advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
n'avoir rien de surprenant viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (ne pas être étonnant)come as no surprise v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Paul n'a pas eu son permis de conduire ? cela n'a rien de surprenant.
 Paul didn't pass his driving test? That comes as no surprise.
ne manquer de rien want for nothing v
ne rien savoir faire de ses dix doigts loc vlocution verbale: groupe de mots fonctionnant comme un verbe. Ex : "faire référence à" (être un incapable)be completely useless, be of no use at all v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (UK, vulgar)not know your arse from your elbow, couldn't organise a piss-up in a brewery v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (US, vulgar)not know your ass from your elbow v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Ce stagiaire ne sait rien faire de ses dix doigts.
ne se douter de rien not suspect anything, not suspect a thing v
parler de tout et de rien talk about everything and nothing v
parti de rien loc adjlocution adjectivale: groupe de mots qui servent d'adjectif. Se place normalement après le nom et reste identique au plurielEx : "ballon de football, des ballons de football"having started from scratch, having started with nothing exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Parti de rien, René est devenu le directeur d'une multinationale prospère.
partir de rien viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri."start out with nothing viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
rien de neuf nothing new
  no news
rien de nouveau nothing new
  no news
rien de plus phrasenothing else
rien de plus facile nothing could be easier
rien de plus simple nothing could be more simple
rien de rien nothing at all
rien de spécial nothing special
rien de tel phrasenothing like
rien de tel que loc advlocution adverbiale: groupe de mots qui servent d'adverbe. Toujours invariable ! Ex : "avec souplesse" (aucune chose pareille)there's nothing better than exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  there's nothing like exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 En hiver, rien de tel qu'une bonne soupe pour vous réchauffer.
rien ne nous empêche de + [infinitif] there's nothing stopping/preventing us from + [gerund]
Rien ne sert de courir
il faut partir à point
Slow and steady wins the race
rien qu'à l'idée de even the idea of
  the mere idea of
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