Sentence examples of "were" in English with translation "exister"

Primitive calculating machines existed long before computers were developed. Il existait des machines à calculer primitives longtemps avant le développement des ordinateurs.
There is honor even among thieves. L'honneur existe même parmi les voleurs.
There are twelve pairs of cranial nerves. Il existe douze paires de nerfs crâniens.
There are many Americans who can speak Japanese. Il existe de nombreux Américains qui peuvent parler le japonais.
Again, there is another side to the story. Encore une fois, il existe un autre à-côté de l'histoire.
It was accepted that the problem indeed existed. On admit que le problème existait bien.
Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear. La peur ne peut exister sans l'espoir, ni l'espoir sans la peur.
There must be some way of traversing the river. Il doit exister un moyen de traverser la rivière.
There is an unbreakable link between language and culture. Il existe un lien incassable entre la langue et la culture.
There are a lot of stars larger than our own Sun. Il existe de nombreuses étoiles plus grandes que notre propre Soleil.
There are wavelengths of light that the human eye cannot perceive. Il existe des longueurs d'onde de la lumière que l'œil humain ne peut percevoir.
I was nine years old when I asked my mom if Santa Claus really existed. J'avais neuf ans lorsque je demandai à ma mère si le Père Noël existait vraiment.
There are two types of people: those who know how to write "Libya", and those who don't know that. Il existe deux types de gens : ceux qui savent comment écrire Libye, et ceux qui l'ignorent.
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