Start to learn some basic phrases
Here are some very easy phrases to learn and get you started in French. There are audio examples on most pages, so you can listen and repeat lessons as many times as you want.
Lesson 1 : Hello : How to say say hello, for any time of the day.
Lesson 2 : Goodbye : Saying goodbye and when you'll meet again.
Lesson 3 : Who am I... : Tell a French person who you are and where you come from.
Lesson 4 : Please.. Thank you : Everyday politness
Translation exercise : Translate two conversations
Lesson 5 : Numbers : Introduction to the numbers
- Number vocabulary : All you need to know about numbers
- The days of the week
- The months of the year
- Times and dates : Now you know the numbers, days of the week and the months, we can put them all together so you can understand and translate these sentences.
Lesson 6 : Reserve a hotel room : What to say in the hotel
Lesson 7 : Take a taxi : How to get a taxi
Lesson 8 : Movement and directions, phrases such as "turn left", "walk the other way"
Translation exercise : With phrases containing numbers, vocabulary, masculine and feminine words
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