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local

English translation of local

local

The French word 'local' is very similar to its English equivalent 'local'. It is used to describe something that is situated or taking place in an area near you, or in the particular area that you are talking about. The usage can depend on the context; it could refer to a local establishment (like a restaurant or a shop), local produce, or local news, among others.


Example sentences using: local

Je suis le guide touristique local.

English translation of Je suis le guide touristique local.

I am the local tour guide.

This sentence is used when someone is expressing themselves as a local guide, often possessing great knowledge of a specific area.

Alan travaille dans un magasin local.

English translation of Alan travaille dans un magasin local.

Alan works in a local shop.

This statement gives information about Alan, implying that Alan is an employee at a shop in the area.

Le bar local est mon prefere.

English translation of Le bar local est mon prefere.

The local bar is my favorite.

This sentence is used when expressing a personal preference for a bar that exists within the speaker’s local area or community.

Nous devons soutenir les agriculteurs locaux.

English translation of Nous devons soutenir les agriculteurs locaux.

We have to support the local farmers.

This sentence is a statement urging support for farmers in one's own local area.

Les nouvelles locales sont toujours intéressantes.

English translation of Les nouvelles locales sont toujours intéressantes.

The local news is always interesting.

This phrase expresses an opinion about the news from the speaker's local area, stating that it's always interesting.

C'est un produit local.

English translation of C'est un produit local.

This is a local product.

This sentence is used to describe a product that has been produced or made within the local surroundings.

L'autorité locale a approuvé le plan.

English translation of L'autorité locale a approuvé le plan.

The local authority approved the plan.

This sentence is used when conveying that the governing body of an area has given its approval for a plan.

La gare locale est à deux kilomètres.

English translation of La gare locale est à deux kilomètres.

The local train station is two kilometers away.

This statement provides information on the location of the nearest train station.

Le marché local a de la bonne nourriture.

English translation of Le marché local a de la bonne nourriture.

The local market has good food.

This sentence is expressing a positive opinion about the quality of food being sold at the local market.

Elle est membre du conseil local.

English translation of Elle est membre du conseil local.

She is a member of the local council.

This statement identifies a woman as a member of her area’s council.

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