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to do crafts

French translation: bricoler

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English term or phrase:to do crafts
French translation:bricoler
Entered by: Maya Jurt
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11:49 Sep 25, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: to do crafts
The children like to do crafts. (meaning, they like to make things, build things, do art, etc.)
Mimi7
Local time: 13:31
bricoler
Explanation:
Les enfants aiment bricoler.

Le bricolage comprend tout ce qu'on fait soi-même. Pour les adultes, cela correspond au 'do-it'yourself'; pour les enfants, c'est une activité experimentale ou artisanale. On peint, fabrique des marionnettes, travaille le bois etc.
HTH
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Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 21:31
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bricoler


Explanation:
Les enfants aiment bricoler.

Le bricolage comprend tout ce qu'on fait soi-même. Pour les adultes, cela correspond au 'do-it'yourself'; pour les enfants, c'est une activité experimentale ou artisanale. On peint, fabrique des marionnettes, travaille le bois etc.
HTH

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 21:31
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 491
Grading comment
Merci beaucoup!

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