my identity papers have been stolen   in French

  my identity papers have been stolen   in French  ?   on m’a volé mes papiers

  to clean one’s teeth   in French

  to clean one’s teeth   in French  ?   se laver les dents

  retired   (from job)   in French

  retired   (from job)   in French  ?   retraité

  alcohol   in French

  alcohol   in French  ?   alcool

  to express oneself   in French

  to express oneself   in French  ?   s’exprimer

  shop assistant   in French

  shop assistant   in French  ?   vendeur

  starter   in French

  starter   in French  ?   entrée

  Greece   in French

  Greece   in French  ?   Grèce

  date   in French

  date   in French  ?   rendez-vous

  I can understand English but I can’t speak it   in French

  I can understand English but I can’t speak it   in French  ?   j’arrive à comprendre l’anglais mais je ne peux pas le parler