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modifier

English translation of modifier

edit

The French word for 'edit' is 'modifier'. It is used in scenarios such as modifying a document, image or video. Like in English, it can be used both as a verb and a noun. For example, 'Je veux modifier ce document' translates to 'I want to edit this document'.


Example sentences using: modifier

Je dois modifier mon emploi du temps.

English translation of Je dois modifier mon emploi du temps.

I must modify my schedule.

This phrase represents a daily situation where the speaker needs to change their schedule due to certain situations. It could be due to new tasks or meetings.

Tu peux modifier la réservation.

English translation of Tu peux modifier la réservation.

You can modify the reservation.

In this case the speaker is telling someone that they can change or amend a reservation, perhaps for a hotel or a dinner.

Il va modifier le programme.

English translation of Il va modifier le programme.

He's gonna modify the program.

This phrase can be used in the context of software development or in a TV broadcasting context, where a program needs to be changed.

Nous devons modifier la loi.

English translation of Nous devons modifier la loi.

We must modify the law.

This phrase would be used in a political context where a law needs to be changed or amended for different reasons.

Elle peut modifier son style.

English translation of Elle peut modifier son style.

She can modify her style.

This sentence could be used in a fashion context where a woman is considering changing or altering her style.

Ils vont modifier le contrat.

English translation of Ils vont modifier le contrat.

They are going to modify the contract.

This phrase could be used in a business context, where a contract needs to be renegotiated or changed.

Je veux modifier ma commande.

English translation of Je veux modifier ma commande.

I want to modify my order.

This phrase could be used in a restaurant or ecommerce setting, where the speaker has made an order but now wishes to change it.

Elle va modifier son testament.

English translation of Elle va modifier son testament.

She is going to modify her will.

This phrase refers to the act of someone changing their legal declaration, in this case a testament, which specifies who will manage their estate after they die.

Vous pouvez modifier votre vote.

English translation of Vous pouvez modifier votre vote.

You can modify your vote.

This is a sentence which might be used in the context of an ongoing poll or election, implying that it's possible for a voter to change their vote.

Ils devraient modifier leurs habitudes alimentaires.

English translation of Ils devraient modifier leurs habitudes alimentaires.

They should modify their eating habits.

This sentence could be used in a health or diet context, suggesting that someone needs to change their eating habits for their wellbeing.

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