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Pronunciation: / pʀatik /

Translation of pratique in English:


nom féminin

  • 1 (exercice d'une activité) See examples: inciter les jeunes à la pratique d'un sport
    to encourage young people to play a sport
    la pratique des arts martiaux est très répandue
    many people practise (british) martial arts
    la pratique des langues vivantes
    speaking foreign languages
    cela nécessite de longues heures de pratique
    it takes hours of practice
    avoir une bonne pratique de l'anglais
    to have a good working knowledge of English
    la pratique religieuse
    religious observance
  • 2 (expérience)
    practical experience
    manquer de pratique
    to lack practical experience
    avoir une longue pratique de la médecine
    to have many years of experience in medicine
    avoir la pratique des affaires
    to have practical business experience

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