French translation of they
ils (elles) m f
⇒ "Are there any tickets left?" — "No, they're all sold."
"Est-ce qu'il reste des billets?" — "Non, ils sont tous vendus."
⇒ "Do you like those shoes?" — "No, they're horrible."
"Tu aimes ces chaussures?" — "Non, elles sont affreuses."
eux (elles) m f
⇒ They are the guilty ones, not us.
Ce sont eux les coupables, pas nous.
- (= people in general)
onthey say that ...
on dit que ...
- (= he or she)
⇒ The teacher is not responsible for the student's success or failure. They are only there to help the student learn.
Le professeur n'est pas responsable du succès ou de l'échec de l'étudiant. Il est là seulement pour aider l'étudiant à apprendre.
⇒ Anyone who does this is unwise; in fact they are downright idiotic.
Quiconque fait ça est imprudent, et même franchement idiot.
Example Sentences Including 'they'
Now I could see quite clearly that they weren't designs at all.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Now they 're on a tour of world capitals, to drum up support.THE EXECUTION (2002)
The police didn't seem at all fazed at her shaved head but of course they 'd never seen her any different.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Trends of 'they'
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'they' in Other Languages
- Arabic: هُمْ
- Brazilian Portuguese: eles elas
- Chinese: 他们
- Croatian: oni
- Czech: oni ony
- Danish: de
- Dutch: zij meervoud
- European Spanish: ellos ellas
- Finnish: he
- French: ils elles
- German: sie
- Greek: αυτοί αυτές
- Italian: loro
- Japanese: 彼らは
- Korean: 그들
- Norwegian: de
- Polish: oni
- Portuguese: eles elas
- Romanian: ei ele
- Russian: они
- Spanish: ellos ellas
- Swedish: de
- Thai: พวกเขาทั้งหลาย
- Turkish: onlar
- Ukrainian: вони
- Vietnamese: họ những người đó
Translation of they from the Collins English to French Dictionary