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copain

English translation of copain

buddy

'Copain' is a colloquial way to refer to a 'buddy' or a 'pal' in French. This term is often used among close friends or peers.


Example sentences using: copain

Mon copain et moi allons au cinéma ce soir.

English translation of Mon copain et moi allons au cinéma ce soir.

My boyfriend and I are going to the cinema tonight.

'copain' is French for boyfriend or male friend. 'au cinéma' means to the cinema. Here, the speaker is conveying their plans for the evening.

Mon copain préfère les films d'action.

English translation of Mon copain préfère les films d'action.

My boyfriend prefers action movies.

'préfère' is the French word for 'prefer'. The speaker is discussing their boyfriend's movie genre preference.

Je vais voir un film avec mon copain.

English translation of Je vais voir un film avec mon copain.

I am going to watch a movie with my boyfriend.

In French, 'voir un film' translates directly as 'see a movie' but it is understood as 'watch a movie'.

Mon copain aime les films de Wes Anderson.

English translation of Mon copain aime les films de Wes Anderson.

My boyfriend likes Wes Anderson's movies.

This sentence is expressing a preference for a specific filmmaker's work.

Mon copain ne peut pas tolérer les films d'horreur.

English translation of Mon copain ne peut pas tolérer les films d'horreur.

My boyfriend can't stand horror movies.

'tolérer' means tolerate or stand. So, the speaker's boyfriend finds horror movies unbearable.

Mon copain et moi nous adorons les films romantiques.

English translation of Mon copain et moi nous adorons les films romantiques.

My boyfriend and I, we love romantic movies.

In this context, 'adorons' is used to indicate a strong liking or love for something - in this case, romantic movies.

Nous avons vu ce film ensemble, mon copain l'a adoré.

English translation of Nous avons vu ce film ensemble, mon copain l'a adoré.

We watched this movie together, my boyfriend loved it.

'adoré' is the past participle of 'adorer', meaning to adore or love. Here, the speaker's boyfriend greatly enjoyed the movie they watched together.

Mon copain achète toujours du pop-corn au cinéma.

English translation of Mon copain achète toujours du pop-corn au cinéma.

My boyfriend always buys popcorn at the cinema.

This is a simple sentence expressing the habit of the speaker's boyfriend at the cinema. 'achète' is the third person singular of 'acheter', meaning to buy.

Mon copain ne manque jamais un film de Marvel.

English translation of Mon copain ne manque jamais un film de Marvel.

My boyfriend never misses a Marvel movie.

'manque' translates to 'miss' in English. The speaker's boyfriend always ensures to watch every Marvel film.

Mon copain pleure toujours à la fin des films dramatiques.

English translation of Mon copain pleure toujours à la fin des films dramatiques.

My boyfriend always cries at the end of dramatic movies.

'pleure' means cry in French. Here, the speaker is suggesting that their boyfriend is emotional when it comes to dramatic movies.

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