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The Most Useful French Phrases for Travelers!

June 03, 20241 min read

Ah, so you find yourself in France, a country renowned for its breathtaking beauty and undeniable allure, not just in Europe but globally! From the majestic peaks of the Alps to the iconic silhouette of the Eiffel Tower, and the opulent grandeur of the Palace of Versailles, the wonders are indeed aplenty.

Yet, if you're entertaining the idea of learning French now, it might seem like you're fashionably late to the party.

However, don't stress! While achieving complete French mastery might be a tad ambitious in the span of this post, you'll certainly glean enough to navigate conversations with locals and savor the essence of your journey.

Here's a handy list of essential French travel phrases for your repertoire:

Bonjour: Hello

Au revoir: Goodbye

Merci: Thank you

S'il vous plaît: Please

Oui: Yes

Non: No

Pardon: Sorry

Parlez-vous anglais?: Do you speak English?

Excusez-moi: Excuse me

Je ne comprends pas: I don't understand

Combien ça coûte?: How much does it cost?

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