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art

Translation of art in English:

nom masculin

also: arts nom masculin pluriel

Compounds

art contemporain

art déco

art dramatique

art floral

art de la guerre

art lyrique

art martial

art nouveau

art oratoire

art poétique

  • (versification, ouvrage)
    art of poetry

art de la table

  • art of entertaining

art de vivre

  • art of living
    être célibataire c'est plus que vivre seul, c'est un art de vivre
    there's more to being a bachelor than living on your own, it's an art

arts appliqués

arts décoratifs

arts graphiques

arts libéraux

arts mécaniques

  • mechanical arts

arts ménagers

arts plastiques

arts premiers

  • primitive art

Cultural Note: École

The French school system has three tiers: l'école maternelle (from the age of two); l'école primaire comprising cours préparatoire ( CP), cours élémentaire 1 et 2 ( CE1, CE2), cours moyen 1 et 2 ( CM1, CM2); and l'école secondaire ( collège and lycée). School attendance is compulsory between the ages of 6 and 16.

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