French Culture
French Grammar
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Vocabulary: French to English
Vocabulary: English To French
100

Often considered the proper form of greeting, shaking hands, some native French people also greet one another in which way?

Friends may greet eachother by lightly kissing on the cheeks, once on the left cheek and once on the right cheek.

100
What is the meaning of the pronoun 'Je'?
I
100
Quelle est la date aujourd'hui?
What is the date today?
100
What is the English term for 'Aujord'hui'?
Today
100
What is the French term for 'I'm thirsty'?
J'ai Soif
200

When entering shops in France what are you expected to do?

Say 'bonjour' or 'bonsoir' when entering a shop.

200

How do you say "A / AN" in French? (such as "a friend or an apple)

Un, and Une

200

Cest le premier mars.

It is the first of March.

200
What is the English term for 'C'est Combien'?
How much is it?
200

What is the French term for 'January'?

Janvier

300

If eating out you are not allowed to eat until who says what?

The server or host / hostess says 'bon appetit'

300

How do you say "the" in French?

Le, La or Les

300
Quelle heure est-il?
What time is it?
300
What is the English term for 'Quelle est la date'?
What's the date?
300

What is the French term for 'I don't know...'?

Je ne sais pas.

400

Some older French retain old style prohibitions against receiving red carnations. Why?

Flowers/red carnations because they symbolize ill wishes.

400
How do you say "MY friend"?
Mon ami or Mon amie
400

I like to eat. 

J'aime manger.


400
What is the English term for 'Quelle heure est-il'?
What time is it?
400

What is the French term for 'See you soon'?

A bientot

500

If invited to a French house hold for dinner you should...?

Arrive on time and ALWAYS dress well.

500

What French pronoun means 'You all'?

Vous

500

I do not like cats. 

Je n'aime pas les chats. (ou Je deteste les chats).

500
What is the English term for 'Comment s'appelle...'?
What's the name of...?
500

What is the French term for 'Please'?

S'il te plait 

or S'il vous plait

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