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Essential Words and Phrases in French for Travelers

Essential Words and Phrases in French for Travelers

Headed to France, or a French speaking country.. We are already thrilled to hear your experiences. But believe me they will turn up good, if you get a little hang of French Language. IT will help you feel like a local, will give you confidence, warm welcome by French people, will keep you away from hostility, strengthen your linguistic capability, and enrich your knowledge.

Should we mention that you don’t need year-long French classes for a week-long trip.. Yes you don’t need it, all you need is to memorize few local words and phrases which we have compiled for you.

English -> French

Hello                                                                      – Bonjour

Good Evening                                                    – Bonsoir

Hi/Bye                                                                  – Salut

Thanks                                                                  – Merci

Please                                                                   – S’ilvousplait

What’s your name                                           – Comment vousappelez-vous?

I am                                                                       – Je suis

Yes                                                                         – Oui

No                                                                          – Non

How are you                                                      – Comment allez-vous?

Excuse me                                                          – Excusez-moi

Sorry                                                                     – Pardon

I don’t understand                                          – Je ne comprends pas

What does that mean                                    – Que veut dire ça?

Where is….?                                                       – Oùest…?

How much is it?                                                – C’estcombien?

The Menu, Please                                           – La carte, s’ilvousplaît.

Thanks a lot                                                        – Merci beaucoup

Goodbye                                                             – Au revoir

See you soon                                                                     – À bientôt

Sir                                                                                           – Monsieur

Madam                                                                                – Madame

My name is….                                                                    – Je m’appelle…

Do you speak English                                                      – Parlez-vousanglais?

What?                                                                                   – Comment?

I don’t know                                                                      – Je ne sais pas.

I have a Question                                                             – J’aiune question

You look beautiful                                                           – Vousêtes belle

Where to get best Wine                                               – Oùtrouver le meilleurvin

Is there any good restaurant around                       – Y a-t-ilun bon restaurant autour

Have a good Meal                                                            – Bon appétit

Please hurry up                                                                                – S’ilteplaîtdépechetoi

I’m sorry                                                                              – Je suisdésolé

Where is the Taxi stand                                                                 – Oùest la station de taxis?

It is very costly                                                                  – C’esttrèscoûteux

Side please                                                                         – Côtés’ilvousplait

How much for the ticket                                               – Combien pour le billet

Bill please                                                                            – L’additions’il-vous-plaît

I don’t have change                                                        – Je n’ai pas de monnaie

You are a good man                                                        – Vousêtesun homme bon

What are the directions to…                                        – Quellessont les instructions pour…

I love French people                                                       – J’aime les francais

France waits for you / La France vous attend


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