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entretien

English translation of entretien

interview

The French word for 'interview' is 'entretien'. It is used in the same way as in English - during job application processes, journalistic inquiries, academic research, etc. However, it can also mean 'maintenance' in some contexts, so it's important to pay attention to its usage.


Example sentences using: entretien

J'ai un entretien d'embauche demain.

English translation of J'ai un entretien d'embauche demain.

I have a job interview tomorrow.

In this sentence, 'entretien' is used to mean 'interview'. It's specifically referring to a job interview.

L'entretien de la voiture est primordial.

English translation of L'entretien de la voiture est primordial.

Car maintenance is paramount.

In this context, 'entretien' is used in the sense of maintenance, indicating the upkeep of the car.

Je dois faire l'entretien de ma maison.

English translation of Je dois faire l'entretien de ma maison.

I have to take care of the maintenance of my house.

'Entretien' here is used to mean 'maintenance', specifically in reference to maintaining a house.

Elle prépare son entretien d'embauche.

English translation of Elle prépare son entretien d'embauche.

She is preparing her job interview.

In this example, 'entretien' is used to represent 'interview', more specifically a job interview that she is preparing for.

L'entretien régulier de la climatisation est nécessaire.

English translation of L'entretien régulier de la climatisation est nécessaire.

Regular maintenance of the air conditioning is necessary.

Here 'entretien' is meaning 'maintenance'. It refers to the upkeep of the air conditioning system in this case.

L'entretien de la pelouse nécessite beaucoup d'efforts.

English translation of L'entretien de la pelouse nécessite beaucoup d'efforts.

Lawn maintenance requires a lot of effort.

In this sentence, 'entretien' is being used in the sense of 'maintenance', in reference to maintaining a lawn.

Nous avons discuté lors de l'entretien préliminaire.

English translation of Nous avons discuté lors de l'entretien préliminaire.

We discussed during the preliminary interview.

In this case, 'entretien' is used to describe a 'discussion' or 'interview'. A preliminary interview often takes place early in the hiring process.

Il a réussi son entretien d'embauche.

English translation of Il a réussi son entretien d'embauche.

He successful in his job interview.

In this example, 'entretien' represents a 'job interview'. The sentence talks about the person being successful in his job interview.

L'entretien du vélo prolonge sa durabilité.

English translation of L'entretien du vélo prolonge sa durabilité.

Bike maintenance extends its durability.

In this context, 'entretien' is being used to mean 'maintenance'. It suggests that taking care of a bike can extend its life and usability.

L'entretien des plantes est obligatoire pour leur bonne croissance.

English translation of L'entretien des plantes est obligatoire pour leur bonne croissance.

Plant care is mandatory for their good growth.

Here 'entretien' is used in the context of care or maintenance of plants. It points out the necessity of taking care of plants for their healthy growth.

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