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lecture
British English: /ˈlɛktʃə/
American English: /ˈlɛk(t)ʃər/

Translation of lecture in French:

noun

  • 1 (public talk)
    (British English) (University)
    cours (m) magistral (on sur)
    to give a lecture (public talk)
    donner une conférence (to à)
    (British English) (University)
    faire un cours (to à)
  • 2 (scolding)he gave me a lecture
    il m'a sermonné, il m'a fait la leçon

transitive verb

  • 1 (British English) (University)
    donner un cours à
    she lectures new students on computing
    elle donne des cours d'informatique aux nouveaux étudiants
  • 2 (scold)
    sermonner [informal]
    faire la leçon à
    to lecture somebody for having done something
    sermonner quelqu'un pour avoir fait quelque chose

intransitive verb

  • 1 (British English) (University)
    faire un cours (to à) (on sur)
    next term he'll be lecturing on Sartre
    le trimestre prochain il fera un cours sur Sartre
    she lectures in mathematics
    elle enseigne les mathématiques (à l'université)
  • 2 (give public talk)
    donner une conférence (on sur)

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