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15:56 Nov 3, 2008
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French to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
French term or phrase: assis/levé
This is in a French Canadian physical education lesson plan

Piste d'Exploitation
En 6e année demander à l'élève :
- de relever des défis : pyramides, catapulte, **assis/levé**, roulade à deux
- d'improviser différentes situations de lancer/attraper où la distance, la vitesse, la trajectoire et la nature du lancer varient

No idea on this one...

Thanks!
Hattie Hill
Local time: 23:13
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Summary of answers provided
4sit-down squatsMatthewLaSon
3sitting (position) getting up
Ingeborg Gowans
3squats
kashew
2sit-ups
Jenae Spry


  

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54 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
squats


Explanation:
Another guess!

kashew
France
Local time: 05:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 62
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sit-ups


Explanation:
I couldn't really find anything to support this but it seems to make sense in the context.

Jenae Spry
United States
Local time: 20:13
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
sitting (position) getting up


Explanation:
changing from one position to the other I would say here

Ingeborg Gowans
Canada
Local time: 00:13
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
sit-down squats


Explanation:
Hello,

I think this is what they're talking about.

"Sit-down squats. Start by standing in front of a chair and then sit down on the seat and stand back up. Do three sets of 15 reps... "

A woman who's had plastic surgery complains about the pain she has when getting up and down out of a chair (quand je fais des assis/levés

I hope this helps.


    Reference: http://fitlist.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2007/11/13/465172.aspx
MatthewLaSon
Local time: 23:13
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  kashew: And stand-up squats? No vulgarity please, Matt!
10 mins
  -> Sorry, but that's what they're called. It's not my fault. LOL.
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