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connaissance

English translation of connaissance

acquaintance

'Connaissance' is used to describe someone you know but not close enough to call a 'friend'. It's the French equivalent of the English 'acquaintance'.


Example sentences using: connaissance

Votre connaissance du cinéma est impressionnante.

English translation of Votre connaissance du cinéma est impressionnante.

Your knowledge of cinema is impressive.

This sentence compliments the listener's extensive familiarity or 'connaissance' with the subject of cinema.

La connaissance des films classiques est indispensable pour tout cinéphile.

English translation of La connaissance des films classiques est indispensable pour tout cinéphile.

Knowledge of classic films is essential for any film lover.

In this sentence, the term 'connaissance des films classiques' suggests that understanding or being familiar with classic movies is important for a film enthusiast.

Sa connaissance du cinéma français est assez rudimentaire.

English translation of Sa connaissance du cinéma français est assez rudimentaire.

His knowledge of French cinema is quite rudimentary.

In this example, 'connaissance rudimentaire' signifies a basic understanding, referring here to a person's minimal or fundamental familiarity with French cinema.

Avec ma connaissance des films d'action, je peux te recommander quelques-uns.

English translation of Avec ma connaissance des films d'action, je peux te recommander quelques-uns.

With my knowledge of action movies, I can recommend some to you.

In this sentence, 'connaissance des films d'action' implies familiarity with action films, which allows the speaker to give recommendations.

Il a amélioré sa connaissance des films de science-fiction récents.

English translation of Il a amélioré sa connaissance des films de science-fiction récents.

He has improved his knowledge of recent science fiction films.

Here, 'amélioré sa connaissance' refers to an enhancement or improvement in one's understanding or familiarity, in this case, of recent science fiction films.

Elle a partagé sa connaissance des films d'animation avec ses amis.

English translation of Elle a partagé sa connaissance des films d'animation avec ses amis.

She shared her knowledge of animated films with her friends.

In this example, 'partagé sa connaissance' means the person has distributed or imparted her understanding or familiarity, here talking about animated movies, with others.

Mon connaissance des films romantiques est assez limité.

English translation of Mon connaissance des films romantiques est assez limité.

My knowledge of romantic films is quite limited.

In this sentence, 'connaissance limitée' means having only a small understanding or familiarity, in this case of romantic movies.

J'ai une connaissance limitée des films français.

English translation of J'ai une connaissance limitée des films français.

I have limited knowledge of French films.

In this sentence, 'une connaissance limitée' (a limited knowledge) of 'des films français' refers to having a small understanding or familiarity with French movies.

Elle a une connaissance approfondie des films d'horreur.

English translation of Elle a une connaissance approfondie des films d'horreur.

She has an in-depth knowledge of horror movies.

The phrase 'une connaissance approfondie' means having a deep or extensive understanding, in this case, of horror films.

Il cherche à élargir sa connaissance des films indépendants.

English translation of Il cherche à élargir sa connaissance des films indépendants.

He is looking to broaden his knowledge of independent films.

Here the term 'élargir sa connaissance' refers to the desire to expand or broaden one's understanding or familiarity with independent films.

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