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charge

English translation of charge

charge

The French word 'charge' is similar to the English 'charge' but it can have different meanings based on context. It can mean a responsibility or duty, as in 'J'ai beaucoup de charges à la maison' (I have lots of responsibilities at home). It also can refer to a load or a burden, as in a physical object being carried. Just like in English, 'charge' in French can also refer to a financial cost or fee. Its usage depends on the context within sentences.


Example sentences using: charge

Le professeur a demandé à Pierre de prendre en charge la classe.

English translation of Le professeur a demandé à Pierre de prendre en charge la classe.

The teacher asked Pierre to take charge of the class.

In this example, 'prendre en charge' means to take control or responsibility for something or someone.

La charge de travail est trop importante, je vais avoir besoin d'aide.

English translation of La charge de travail est trop importante, je vais avoir besoin d'aide.

The workload is too heavy, I'm going to need help.

Here, 'charge' refers to the amount of work that someone has to do within a certain period of time.

La batterie de mon téléphone est à charge complète.

English translation of La batterie de mon téléphone est à charge complète.

The battery of my phone is fully charged.

In this context, 'charge' refers to the level of energy stored in the battery of an electronic device.

L'entreprise prend en charge les frais de formation de ses employés.

English translation of L'entreprise prend en charge les frais de formation de ses employés.

The company covers the training costs for its employees.

In this instance, 'prend en charge' means to financially cover or provide for something.

La voiture ne peut pas prendre plus de charge.

English translation of La voiture ne peut pas prendre plus de charge.

The car cannot take more load.

In this sentence, 'charge' refers to the physical weight or load that something can carry.

La charge virale est un indicateur clé de la progression de la maladie.

English translation of La charge virale est un indicateur clé de la progression de la maladie.

The viral load is a key indicator of disease progression.

In the medical field, 'charge' refers to the amount or level of virus in a person's body.

Le soldat a mené une charge héroïque contre les forces ennemies.

English translation of Le soldat a mené une charge héroïque contre les forces ennemies.

The soldier led a heroic charge against the enemy forces.

In a military context, 'charge' refers to a forward movement in attack.

La charge du paquet est indiquée sur l'étiquette.

English translation of La charge du paquet est indiquée sur l'étiquette.

The charge of the package is indicated on the label.

Here, 'charge' means the weight or load of the package.

Je suis en charge de préparer le dîner ce soir.

English translation of Je suis en charge de préparer le dîner ce soir.

I am in charge of preparing dinner tonight.

This phrase uses 'charge' in the sense of responsibility. When somebody is 'en charge de' something, it means they are responsible for that task.

Ne faites pas de promesses que vous ne pouvez pas prendre en charge.

English translation of Ne faites pas de promesses que vous ne pouvez pas prendre en charge.

Don't make promises that you can't take responsibility for.

In this example, 'prendre en charge' means taking responsibility for something.

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