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It is common ground that the Boar received grain of the kind, grade and quantity to which it was entitled.
Il n'est pas contesté que la Commission a reçu du grain dont le genre, la classc et la quantité étaient ceux auxquels elle avait droit.
whose verdict is affirmed on that ground by the court of appeal, or
dont le verdict est confirmé par la cour d’appel pour ce motif,
He is on the ground; he has a knife-thrust somewhere."
Il est par terre, il a un coup de couteau quelque part. »
Zola, Emile / The Three Cities - RomeZola, Emile / Les Trois Villes - Rome
Les Trois Villes - Rome
Zola, Emile
The Three Cities - Rome
Zola, Emile
The three bandits, Alexandre, Richard, and Alfred, who had been crouching low, sprang forward and threw themselves upon Madame Angelin with such hungry, wolfish violence that she was thrown to the ground.
Les trois bandits, Alexandre, Richard et Alfred, terrés dans l’ombre, bondirent, se jetèrent sur Mme Angelin, d’un tel choc de loups dévorants, qu’elle fut renversée.
Zola, Emile / FruitfulnessZola, Emile / Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Zola, Emile
Fruitfulness
Zola, Emile
She remained motionless, with drooping head, as if dreaming, and unconscious of the cold ground that chilled her knees.
Elle restait immobile, la tête basse, comme perdue et ne sentant pas la froide terre qui lui glaçait les genoux.
Zola, Emile / A Love EpisodeZola, Emile / Une page d'amour
Une page d'amour
Zola, Emile
© 2009 GRIN Verlag
A Love Episode
Zola, Emile
© 2005 Mondial
With their eyes fixed on the ground level, they see the darkness moving on the right, and then a shadow with legs detaches itself, approaches, and passes.
Leurs yeux braqués à ras de terre voient la nuit remuer, à droite, puis une ombre avec des jambes, se détache, approche, passe…
Barbusse, Henri / Under fireBarbusse, Henri / Le feu
Le feu
Barbusse, Henri
© BELENUS, 2008
Under fire
Barbusse, Henri
© 1917 by E. P. DUTTON & CO
The little black hen was lying on the ground, dead, killed as by lightning.
Par terre, la petite poule noire gisait foudroyée, morte.
Zola, Emile / The Three Cities - RomeZola, Emile / Les Trois Villes - Rome
Les Trois Villes - Rome
Zola, Emile
The Three Cities - Rome
Zola, Emile
During "bad air days", 50 per cent of the ground level ozone comes from the U.S.
Les jours où l'air est jugé de mauvaise qualité, 50 p. 100 de l'ozone troposphérique provient des États-Unis.
As soon as she saw Renardet she began to shriek: "My little girl! Where's my little girl?" so distractedly that she did not glance down at the ground.
Dès qu'elle aperçut Renardet, elle se mit à hurler: «Ma p'tite, ous qu'est ma p'tite?» tellement affolée qu'elle ne regardait point par terre.
Maupassant, Guy de / Little Louise RoqueMaupassant, Guy de / La petite Roque
La petite Roque
Maupassant, Guy de
Little Louise Roque
Maupassant, Guy de
The appelant argued that he had been denied "equal benefit of the law" on the basis of his Jewish identity (an enumerated ground) and his place of birth (an analogous ground).
L'appelant a soutenu qu'on l'a privé du « même bénéfice de la loi » sur le fondement de son identité juive (un motif énuméré) et de son lieu de naissance (un motif analogue).
Why did he not clear and fertilize those far-spreading lands, those woods, those heaths, those stretches of stony ground which were left sterile around him ?
Pourquoi donc ne défrichait-il pas, ne fécondait-il pas ces immenses terrains, ces bois, ces landes, ces pierrailles, qui l’entouraient et qu’on laissait stériles ?
Zola, Emile / FruitfulnessZola, Emile / Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Zola, Emile
Fruitfulness
Zola, Emile
Sounds of digging alongside the cultivated strips of ground again roused him from his abstraction.
Des bruits de bêche, le long des pièces de terre, le sortaient encore de son recueillement.
Zola, Emile / Abbe Mouret's TransgressionZola, Emile / La Faute de l'Abbe Mouret
La Faute de l'Abbe Mouret
Zola, Emile
Abbe Mouret's Transgression
Zola, Emile
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
And he, Blaise, took yet a further step, still advancing quietly and confidently over that friendly ground, without even a glance before him, absorbed as he was in thoughts of his work.
Et ce fut un pas encore, de cette tranquille marche confiante sur un sol ami, sans même un regard, tout à la préoccupation du travail.
Zola, Emile / FruitfulnessZola, Emile / Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Les Quatre Evangiles - Fecondite
Zola, Emile
Fruitfulness
Zola, Emile
Such points shall be situated, vertically, between 800 mm and 1100 mm above the ground or above the surface of each step, and horizontally:
Ces prises doivent être situées à une hauteur comprise entre 800 mm et 1100 mm au-dessus du sol ou de la surface d'une marche, et:
After drying, the nuts should be placed in a storage facility that has floors that are at least 50 cm above ground level; protected against rain and pests and allow good air circulation.
Après séchage, les noix devraient être placées dans une installation d'entreposage dont le plancher se trouve au moins à 50 cm au dessus du sol, où elles seront protégées de la pluie et des animaux et où il y aura une bonne circulation de l'air.
© FAO et OMS 2011
© FAO and WHO 2011

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Collocations

gathering ground
bassin versant
ground clearance
garde au sol
desired ground zero
point zéro désiré
ground signal
signal de trafic
down on the ground
par terre
fishing ground
zone de pêche
ground coffee
café moulu
ground connection
prise de terre
ground control
contrôle au sol
ground force
force terrestre
ground rent
rente foncière
ground troop
troupe au sol
ground resistance
résistance de diffusion
ground rod
électrode de terre
ground rod
piquet de terre

Word forms

grind

verb
Basic forms
Pastground
Imperativegrind
Present Participle (Participle I)grinding
Past Participle (Participle II)ground
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I grindwe grind
you grindyou grind
he/she/it grindsthey grind
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am grindingwe are grinding
you are grindingyou are grinding
he/she/it is grindingthey are grinding
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have groundwe have ground
you have groundyou have ground
he/she/it has groundthey have ground
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been grindingwe have been grinding
you have been grindingyou have been grinding
he/she/it has been grindingthey have been grinding
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I groundwe ground
you groundyou ground
he/she/it groundthey ground
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was grindingwe were grinding
you were grindingyou were grinding
he/she/it was grindingthey were grinding
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had groundwe had ground
you had groundyou had ground
he/she/it had groundthey had ground
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been grindingwe had been grinding
you had been grindingyou had been grinding
he/she/it had been grindingthey had been grinding
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will grindwe shall/will grind
you will grindyou will grind
he/she/it will grindthey will grind
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be grindingwe shall/will be grinding
you will be grindingyou will be grinding
he/she/it will be grindingthey will be grinding
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have groundwe shall/will have ground
you will have groundyou will have ground
he/she/it will have groundthey will have ground
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been grindingwe shall/will have been grinding
you will have been grindingyou will have been grinding
he/she/it will have been grindingthey will have been grinding
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would grindwe should/would grind
you would grindyou would grind
he/she/it would grindthey would grind
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be grindingwe should/would be grinding
you would be grindingyou would be grinding
he/she/it would be grindingthey would be grinding
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have groundwe should/would have ground
you would have groundyou would have ground
he/she/it would have groundthey would have ground
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been grindingwe should/would have been grinding
you would have been grindingyou would have been grinding
he/she/it would have been grindingthey would have been grinding
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am groundwe are ground
you are groundyou are ground
he/she/it is groundthey are ground
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being groundwe are being ground
you are being groundyou are being ground
he/she/it is being groundthey are being ground
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been groundwe have been ground
you have been groundyou have been ground
he/she/it has been groundthey have been ground
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was groundwe were ground
you were groundyou were ground
he/she/it was groundthey were ground
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being groundwe were being ground
you were being groundyou were being ground
he/she/it was being groundthey were being ground
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been groundwe had been ground
you had been groundyou had been ground
he/she/it had been groundthey had been ground
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be groundwe shall/will be ground
you will be groundyou will be ground
he/she/it will be groundthey will be ground
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been groundwe shall/will have been ground
you will have been groundyou will have been ground
he/she/it will have been groundthey will have been ground

ground

noun
SingularPlural
Common casegroundgrounds
Possessive caseground'sgrounds'

ground

verb
Basic forms
Pastgrounded
Imperativeground
Present Participle (Participle I)grounding
Past Participle (Participle II)grounded
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I groundwe ground
you groundyou ground
he/she/it groundsthey ground
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am groundingwe are grounding
you are groundingyou are grounding
he/she/it is groundingthey are grounding
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have groundedwe have grounded
you have groundedyou have grounded
he/she/it has groundedthey have grounded
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been groundingwe have been grounding
you have been groundingyou have been grounding
he/she/it has been groundingthey have been grounding
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I groundedwe grounded
you groundedyou grounded
he/she/it groundedthey grounded
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was groundingwe were grounding
you were groundingyou were grounding
he/she/it was groundingthey were grounding
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had groundedwe had grounded
you had groundedyou had grounded
he/she/it had groundedthey had grounded
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been groundingwe had been grounding
you had been groundingyou had been grounding
he/she/it had been groundingthey had been grounding
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will groundwe shall/will ground
you will groundyou will ground
he/she/it will groundthey will ground
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be groundingwe shall/will be grounding
you will be groundingyou will be grounding
he/she/it will be groundingthey will be grounding
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have groundedwe shall/will have grounded
you will have groundedyou will have grounded
he/she/it will have groundedthey will have grounded
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been groundingwe shall/will have been grounding
you will have been groundingyou will have been grounding
he/she/it will have been groundingthey will have been grounding
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would groundwe should/would ground
you would groundyou would ground
he/she/it would groundthey would ground
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be groundingwe should/would be grounding
you would be groundingyou would be grounding
he/she/it would be groundingthey would be grounding
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have groundedwe should/would have grounded
you would have groundedyou would have grounded
he/she/it would have groundedthey would have grounded
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been groundingwe should/would have been grounding
you would have been groundingyou would have been grounding
he/she/it would have been groundingthey would have been grounding
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am groundedwe are grounded
you are groundedyou are grounded
he/she/it is groundedthey are grounded
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being groundedwe are being grounded
you are being groundedyou are being grounded
he/she/it is being groundedthey are being grounded
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been groundedwe have been grounded
you have been groundedyou have been grounded
he/she/it has been groundedthey have been grounded
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was groundedwe were grounded
you were groundedyou were grounded
he/she/it was groundedthey were grounded
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being groundedwe were being grounded
you were being groundedyou were being grounded
he/she/it was being groundedthey were being grounded
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been groundedwe had been grounded
you had been groundedyou had been grounded
he/she/it had been groundedthey had been grounded
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be groundedwe shall/will be grounded
you will be groundedyou will be grounded
he/she/it will be groundedthey will be grounded
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been groundedwe shall/will have been grounded
you will have been groundedyou will have been grounded
he/she/it will have been groundedthey will have been grounded