to bleed: saigner
Help, my pinkie is bleeding! Au secours, je saigne de l'auriculaire!
Notons que ce verbe est irrégulier :
I bleed / I bled / I have bled
blood: le sang
The verb "to bleed" is almost always used in the present progressive form to indicate that someone is in the act of bleeding. We rarely use the present simple tense to express this action.
UK: Oh no, your head is bleeding!
US: Yes, it bled like that all last week. It's nothing serious.
- "Today, at San Francisco's historic Bleeding Heart Theatre, in the heart of the Rainbow District, the Delavigne Corporation will announce its latest charitable endeavor."
- "I suppose it's hard to say "no" to a man wearing a full-body cast and bleeding from his head."
- "There was a disagreement, and next thing I know the big guy was on the floor bleeding."
- "I'm bleeding, man!"
- "Jean : Please do not shout again, my ears are bleeding."
- "Oh, he's bleeding now."
- "Oh my goodness, are you bleeding?"
- "Yes, I am bleeding."
- "Food is only for blood donors: no bleeding, no feeding, that's the rule."
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