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Formal French Greetings

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  • Alyce R comment: Thank you! I'm planning a trip to France soon and Je ne comprends pas francais.
  • Diana G comment: How do you say "I play soccer"?
    • Learn French Now! comment: Oui! C'est correct! It's correct!
    • Penny R comment: Je Joue au football is "I play foot ball"
  • anna a comment: i love this website so much
  • Stephanie V comment: Can you do a lesson on sports and the regions in France?
  • wayne m comment: thanks mate
  • amanuel k comment: French lesson in this site . cool
  • ren b comment: elle a l'air si doux
  • ren b comment: how do you say she looks so sweet
  • Belen S comment: Really good!
  • Sandra B comment: Merci! What a lovely lesson - went to France last year but was too intimidated to say but a word or two!
  • Julieta I comment: thank you I learned a lot and I want to continue learning.
  • bodinda w comment: a little to fast but great job also sound out the word a little more!
  • Joel T S comment: merci!
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  • Darlene F comment: Really enjoyed this lesson. merci
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  • Ricky S comment: Very good lesson
  • Brittany C comment: I want to learn about France and its culture because it is where my family is from.
  • Jennifer Z comment: what does je suis aime mean in english
  • Walter W comment: I am so thrilled at the way you present your lesson.
  • Margrit K comment: I like the lesson but would like to learn more.
  • Jesse V comment: Very easy and understandable :)
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  • james l comment: it was ok I live in a French English community the lesson helped I get confused on simple French words and when to use them
  • shabnam k comment: this was a first time of my class i have learn some words which can help me in future
  • Stephanie C comment: just a general question, but would it be offensive to say Salut to someone you just met? I remember saying it to a french teacher and he went mad, saying that I was using it wrong?
    • Learn French Now! comment: Salut is a little too casual for a person in position of authority like a school teacher. If in doubt, always use bonjour
  • Anna E comment: REALLY HELPED MERCI!
  • Kaleena O comment: Je m'appelle Kaleena. I will type more as I learn more. A bientot! (I do not have the characters needed for certain punctuation but still I want to practice!)
  • Lindrea R comment: I'm having trouble remembering the first sentence in every lesson
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  • Carol N comment: It is easy to understand and well explained! Merci :)
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  • Regina D comment: Je vais bien. Comment allez-vous? I appreciate learning French via a method that will help me to comprehend it better. Thanks.
  • Chance B comment: well... it's a start as everyone here speaks french
  • Kelly J comment: Simplified and well done
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  • Joceline V comment: Je veux apprand des lecons beaucoup plus diffiicile.
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  • K C comment: The last two sections of this module do not have audio.
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  • emma c comment: It was fun. I'll tell my mom salut allez-vous when she gets home
  • Jaskiran s comment: How do you say"She respond to the telephone and informs them about the bad news."
    • Learn French Now! comment: Elle répond au téléphone et leur dit les mauvaises nouvelles. (present tense)
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    • Curious Support comment: Hi Valencia, there are many more lessons from this teacher at curious.com/learnfrench
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  • Marah A comment: I don't have any trouble with this but it would be better to have some how to pronounce French letters lessons
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    • smiley v comment: bonjure j'ai appelar smiley \ or my name is smiley
    • Learn French Now! comment: I will put it on the list. ;)
  • Emota W comment: merci je vais tre's bien thank i am doing very well in my first few lessons
  • J N comment: Thank you for explaining the meaning of each words in the phases so it's easier to remember:)
  • Teetu K comment: Bonjour comment allez vous........easy way to learn french language.
  • Samuel M comment: ladies and Gentlemen!
  • tashi d comment: thanks and its was quite good...Marsa.
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  • jailene g comment: my name is jailene(jay-leen) how would i pronounce that in french?
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  • Norma M comment: How do you say Thanks?
    • Khalid O comment: Thanks or thank you is (merci)
    • Cleo J comment: Me and my grandchildren enjoyed the lesson.
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  • Claudia T comment: I like this. My mother is from France and I always wanted to speak French. I think it is the most beautiful language ever. But I waited, an now I'm 60 years old. They say you are never to old to learn.
    • Lisa F comment: Good luck! I agree French is beautiful. I am a non-native speaker, and my daughter wants to learn. I am trying to prepare myself after a 10-20 year break for her classes. I am so excited she wants to learn. I wish you the best as you learn French. Lisa
  • isha o comment: how do i take an actual free french class whick i get a scholarship for takin the class and passing so my other school can see?
  • John S comment: Good start for someone who has never taken french
  • Beverly B comment: I want to start over as I missed the question in 1 the greeting
    • Curious Support comment: Hi Beverly, don't forget that you can pause, repeat, and rewatch the lesson as many times as you like!
  • Gia H comment: Je m'appelle Gia
  • Morgan L comment: My grandmother and I are going to visit family in France next month so I am learning French last minute
  • shirley w comment: Tres bien, merci.
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  • Russell B comment: Merci beaucoup pour cette leçon
  • Matheus V comment: How do you say "That's awesome!" in French?
  • Raffi S comment: Merci pour aide
  • Allison B comment: Merci beaucoup. Je suis tres heurux avec cette classe. <3
  • George B comment: the lesson was very helpful
  • Ann T comment: Merci. I enjoyed this very practical lesson
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  • h8ergirl a comment: merci je suis aime
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  • Kollol C comment: I want to learn french fluently.
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  • Margrit K comment: Thank you so very much, it was a great lesson and I hope to remember. It was very good to understand the spoken word and I wish to learn. We as students have so little chance to learn French from a native speaker. Please continue this service. With love Margrit
  • Joshua M comment: Merci merci je suisse presque couramment
  • angela s comment: how do u say i love u
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    • Linda J comment: Oui. toujours~~~
  • Susan W comment: how to repeat a lesson?
    • Curious Support comment: Hi there! To re-watch any lesson you have enrolled in or paid for, in the upper right hand corner of your screen, click your username (you must be logged in to do so). A menu will pop up - select "enrolled lessons." From your list of enrolled lessons, click on the one you'd like to re-watch. Enjoy!
  • abby s comment: will there be a reveiw
  • Jennifer B comment: how do you say.. I can't live without you?
    • jamal m comment: I just started, am i supposed to answer
    • Austin D comment: Je ne peux pas vivre sans toi.
  • abby s comment: How do you get to the next lesson?
    • Penny R comment: I'm going to Moroco with my mom and thats mostly french speaking.
    • america b comment: this is maing me learn so fast and easy thank you merci merci
    • Curious Support comment: You can find all the lessons from this teacher at curious.com/learnfrench
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  • Linda J comment: je adore~~~
  • abby s comment: does any one know how to get to the next lesson
    • Tommy S comment: Are there any more lessens ?
    • Curious Support comment: Have you seen the latest lessons at curious.com/learnfrench ?
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    • Kamana C comment: more lessons
    • Anastasia G comment: there are tabs on the left side of the lesson with numbers and those are the lessons
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  • Linda J comment: Bonjour! Je marque de mots fancais. Ar revoir. Votre bon and LOL je suce!!! Hello! I miss French words. Simple good bye. Your good and lol I suck. Fais de beau ux reves: Sweet dreams. Heeeeeellllllp!!! I love the romance languages, and French is my favorite.
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  • Clemencia P comment: salut, j'ai etudie francais
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    • Lynda B comment: I AM ON MY WAY TO SPEAKING FLUENT FRENCH, WILL SOMEBODY PLEASE TAKE THIS WITH ME, SO THAT I WILL HAVE SOMEONE TO TALK FRENCH TO, ASIDE FROM ANY NEW FRENCH SPEAKING FRIENDS I PLAN TO MEET LATER ON. LET ME KNOW?
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  • Gary K comment: Add More- Merci Beaucoup
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    • Ajeet K comment: bonjour
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  • Hannah S comment: awesome, but there should be pronunciation
    • Timmy G comment: i agree there should be
  • Jamya D comment: WILL THERE BE A REVIEW
  • Dharam J comment: very easy to follow, Merci
  • Jamya D comment: Yes how do i saw my name is jamya in french?
    • Emily S comment: Je m'apelle Jamya. (My name is Jamya.) Does that help?
    • Learn French Now! comment: Both answers are correct!
    • Radhe S comment: Je t'aime.
    • Olivia K comment: How do u say I love you?
    • Anastasia G comment: typically names dont translate, there are too many and people come up with new ones all the time, trust me, i know russian
  • Anne D comment: thank you for this lesson. Au revoir
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    • h8ergirl a comment: D'accord mean okay. my french teacher says it all the time when she is handing out the work.
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  • MoonDark S comment: how do you say good evening?
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  • Anastasia G comment: How do you say GooseLover? you can tell someones new to a languege if they cant even say thier name in that languege! XD lol!
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  • Lisa F comment: Merci, je l'ai aimeé.
  • Khalil A comment: Merci beaucoup, simple and clear.
  • Isela C comment: can i have a lesson on how to practice the french accent
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