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MeryMonday 24th of January 2005 07:33:09 AM
French PHRASES 03 - Format used:
English phrase
French phrase
Informal phrase
Formal phrase


[color=red]BASIC CONVERSATION[/color]

How are you doing?
Comment vas-tu?
Comment allez-vous

I'm doing great!
Je vais très bien!

I'm fine
Je vais bien

I'm alright
ça va

I'm not so well
Je ne vais pas très bien /ça ne va pas trop

How old are you?
Quel âge as-tu?
Quel âge avez-vous?

I'm...years old

I don't know
Je ne sais pas

I don't like that
Je n'aime pas ça

I'm ready
Je suis prêt(e) [color=red]2)[/color]

Let's go!

I'm sorry
Je suis désolé(e)


[color=red]1)[/color]In French you must have a noun which follows the number, otherwise your sentence will make no sense.
J'ai 20 [colour=purple]ans[/colour] = I'm 20

[color=red]2)[/color]The e in parenthesis indicated the feminine form.

A man would say: Je suis prêt (I'm ready)/ je suis désolé (I'm sorry)
A woman would say: Je suis prête / je suis désolée

jimozMonday 24th of January 2005 04:40:20 PM
Conversation de Base - This is very useful. I will search for others like this.
telorMonday 24th of January 2005 06:36:34 PM
- Hi.. thanks for the phrases u posted. Very useful.. look forward for others..