Sentence examples of "foundation stone" in English

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The rumor had no foundation in fact. La rumeur était en fait infondée.
I can no more swim than a stone can. Je ne peux pas nager du tout. Je coule comme une pierre.
The rumor was completely without foundation. La rumeur était complètement infondée.
This book says the earliest man-made bridges date back to the New Stone Age. Ce livre dit que les premiers ponts remontent au Néolithique.
The skyscraper was built on a solid foundation. Le gratte-ciel a été érigé sur de solides fondations.
I threw a stone at the bird. J'ai jeté une pierre en direction de l'oiseau.
A house is built on top of a solid foundation of cement. Une maison est construite sur de solides fondations en ciment.
You may as well talk to a stone wall as to him. Autant s'adresser à un mur si vous devez lui parler.
This house has a solid foundation. Cette maison a de solides fondations.
The statue is carved out of stone. La statue est taillée dans la pierre.
The rumor was without foundation. La rumeur était infondée.
He has a heart of stone. Il a un cœur de pierre.
The Mozilla Foundation released the latest version of its email/news-client software, "Thunderbird 2.0.0.14" on May 1st. La Fondation Mozilla a sorti sa toute dernière version de son logiciel client de messagerie/news, "Thunderbird 2.0.0.14" le 1er mai.
That proposal may be a way to kill two birds with one stone, but we also have to be careful not to get greedy and spoil everything. Cette proposition pourrait faire d'une pierre deux coups, mais nous devons aussi faire attention à ne pas devenir gourmands et ainsi tout gâcher.
It is important to strengthen the foundation. Il est important de renforcer les fondations.
The bear left no stone unturned in his search for fat bugs under the rocks. L'ours n'omit de chercher dans aucun endroit alors qu'il cherchait des insectes juteux.
Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves. La désobéissance est le vrai fondement de la liberté. Ceux qui obéissent doivent être esclaves.
Could an almighty god create a stone that he would not be able to subsequently lift? Un dieu tout puissant pourrait-il créer une pierre qu'il ne pourrait pas lui-même soulever ensuite ?
It was Socrates who laid the foundation of logic. Ce fut Socrate qui posa les bases de la logique.
"A rolling stone gathers no moss" is a saying. "Pierre qui roule n'amasse pas mousse" est un proverbe.
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