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nous y viendrons
we'll get to that shortly
avoir des points communs
to have points in common
être une forte tête
to be willfull, pigheaded
avoir du caractère
to have a strong personality, to be no pushover
se donner la peine
to take the trouble to
faire la crêpe
to go tanning
ça chauffe
things are getting heated
être à la botte de
to be under someone's thumb, to be someone's puppet
faire avaler des couleuvres
to make someone believe anything
souffler dans le ballon
to take a breathalzer test
avoir la dalle
to be famished
j'en doute
I doubt it
je m'en doute
I suspect so
c'est dans la boîte
That's a take! That's a wrap!
en venir à
to lead to, to get to
mettre de la baume au coeur
to make one feel warm and fuzzy (like "feel-good" movie)
prendre à la légère
to take lightly
tirer les vers du nez à
to squeeze information out of someone
être grippe-sou
to be moneygrubbing
être échaudé
to get burned (figurative - by a bad deal, etc.)