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To begin your search, go to the alphabetical index below and click on the first letter of the word you are searching for.


action, address, assistance, comment, contribute, contribution, feedback, incident, input, intervene, intervention, involvement, operation, presentation, procedure, remark, response, say, speak, speech, submission, treatment

  • la surpêche constitue un grave problème qui exige une intervention immédiate - overfishing is a serious issue that requires immediate action
  • ce sont exactement les gens dont je parlais dans mon intervention - those are the very people of whom I was speaking in my address
  • grâce à son intervention, ils ont empêché un crime - his assistance was instrumental in preventing a crime
  • je vous remercie de votre intervention - I thank you for your comments (feedback, remarks)
  • l’intervention des pompiers canadiens s’est avérée cruciale - Canadian firefighters made a significant contribution
  • le gestionnaire doit faire rapport sur cette intervention - the manager must report on this incident
  • nous remercions le député de son intervention dans ce débat - we thank the member for his input into this debate
  • les parties arriveront à une entente sans intervention de l’extérieur - the parties will come to a resolution without outside intervention
  • noter l’intervention des organismes de bienfaisance canadiens dans les efforts de secours - note the involvement of Canadian charities in relief efforts
  • le Canada joue un rôle de premier plan dans l’intervention des Nations Unies - Canada plays a lead role in the United Nations operation
  • elle a fait une excellente intervention - she made an excellent presentation
  • subir une intervention chirurgicale - undergo a surgical procedure
  • assurer une intervention plus rapide en situation d’urgence - provide a quicker response in emergency situations
  • je félicite ma collègue de son intervention éclairée sur la question - I congratulate my colleague on an insightful speech on the issue
  • le ministre a bien accueilli l’intervention - the minister welcomed the submission
  • les équipes d’urgences fournissent une intervention médicale tout de suite - emergency crews provide medical treatment immediately

NOTE: The noun intervention may often be translated into English by a verb, as in the examples below:

  • grâce à son intervention cruciale, nous avons pu ramasser les fonds nécessaires - he contributed greatly to raising the funds we needed
  • il faut donner plus de force d’intervention au Conseil - we must give the Commission more power to intervene
  • le directeur écoutait attentivement les interventions de sa collègue - the director listened carefully to what his colleague had to say
  • il a reçu un courriel pendant son intervention - he received an email while she was speaking