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English to French translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase:mid-terrace / end-terrace
A dwelling type means a dwelling of the same generic form (detached, semi-detached, end-terrace, mid-terrace, mid-floor flat, ground- floor flat, top-floor flat) and where the same construction methods are used for each of the main elements (walls, floors, roofs etc).
Explanation: I live in a terrace-house. Adjoining houses all in a row are called terraces or terrace-houses in England (and in Australia). I imagine that if you want to differentiate between those in the middle and those at the end you'd have to describe it this way.
Maurice Thibaux Local time: 01:36 Native speaker of: French PRO pts in category: 4
Explanation: Balcon ou terrasse, c´est presque la même chose, excépté que terrasse est sur le toit de la maison. Terrasse au milieu, cela pourrait être une sorte de cour. Terrasse en dernier, ça, c´est en relation avec l´ordre des pièces, la terrasse arrive en dernier dans l´appartement.
manaa Native speaker of: French PRO pts in category: 7