Useful French Phrases For Traveling

Useful French Phrases For Traveling

Are you planning a trip or holiday to France or a French speaking country? Possibly you are looking to work, study or volunteer here too? When visiting France, or French speaking countries it is recommend you learn some basic French language phrases. It really helps if you can speak or understand some of the language and we have put together some useful French words and phrases for tourists which will hopefully be helpful to you...

 

The Basics

  • Hello - Salut
  • Good bye - Au revoir
  • Good evening - Bon soir
  • Good morning - Bon jour
  • How are you? - Sava / Comment allez-vous?
  • Do you speak English? - Parlez-vous anglais?
  • Excuse me - Excusez-moi
  • Fine thanks and you? - Merci et vous?
  • No - Non
  • Yes - Oui
  • Pardon me - Pardon
  • Please speak slowly - Parlez lentement
  • I don't understand - Je ne comprends pas
  • I'm sorry - Pardon
  • My name is - Je m'appelle
  • Thank you - Merci

 

 

Days of the Week

  • Lundi - Monday
  • Tuesday - Mardi 
  • Wednesday - Mercredi
  • Thursday - Jeudi
  • Friday - Vendredi
  • Saturday - Samedi
  • Sunday - Dimanche

 

 

Numbers

  • 0 - zéro
  • 1 - un
  • 2 - deux
  • 3 - trois
  • 4 - quatre
  • 5 - cinq
  • 6 - six
  • 7 - sept
  • 8 - huit
  • 9 - neuf
  • 10 - dix
  • 11 - onze
  • 12 - douze
  • 13 - treize
  • 14 - quatorze
  • 15 - quinze
  • 16 - seize
  • 17 - dix-sept
  • 18 - dix-huit
  • 19 - dix-neuf
  • 20 - vingt
  • 21 - vingt et un
  • 22 - vingt-deux
  • 23 - vingt-trois
  • 24 - vingt-quatre
  • 25 - vingt-cinq
  • 30 - trente
  • 40 - quarante
  • 50 - cinquante
  • 60 - soixante
  • 70 - soixante-dix
  • 80 - quatre-vingts
  • 90 - quatre-vingt-dix
  • 100 - cent

 

 

 

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