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English
affectation
French
affectation
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Cette affectation déplut à Julien.
This affectation was not to Julien's liking.
Ce jour-là, qu’il y eût ou non de l’affectation de sa part, elle fut cruelle pour les ennuyeux.
That evening, whether with deliberate affectation or not, she was cruel in her treatment of the bores.
Accoutumé au naturel parfait qui brillait dans toute la conduite de Mme de Rênal, Julien ne voyait qu’affectation dans toutes les femmes de Paris ; et pour peu qu’il fût disposé à la tristesse, ne trouvait rien à leur dire.
Accustomed to the perfect naturalness that shone through the whole of Madame de Renal's conduct, Julien saw nothing but affectation in all the women of Paris, and even without feeling disposed to melancholy, could think of nothing to say to them.
C'était, au fond, ce qui outrait les systemes, jetant l'un a une exagération révolutionnaire, poussant l'autre a une affectation de prudence, les emportant malgré eux au-dela de leurs idées vraies, dans ces fatalités des rôles qu'on ne choisit pas soi-meme.
It was at bottom that which always strains systems, making one man revolutionary in the extreme, pushing the other to an affectation of prudence, carrying them, in spite of themselves, beyond their true ideas into those fatal parts which men do not choose for themselves.
En présence de cet ami d'autrefois, devant la scène tragique qui se jouait devant lui, le voile de trivialité et d'affectation venait de se déchirer et je sentais toute ma gratitude envers lui s'accroître et se changer en affection, lorsque je considérais sa figure pâle et anxieuse, l'ardent espoir qui s'y peignait en attendant les explications de son ami.
In the presence of this old friend and of the tragedy which girt him round, the veil of triviality and affectation had been rent, and I felt all my gratitude towards him deepening for the first time into affection whilst I watched his pale, anxious face, and the eager hops which shone in his eyes as he awaited his friend's explanation.
Fleur-de-Lys répondit au capitaine avec une doucereuse affectation de dédain : « Pas mal. »
Fleur−de−Lys replied to the captain with a bland affectation of disdain;−−"Not bad."
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