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France Phrasebook

French Phrasebook

English FrenchPronounciation
hello bonjour boh-jhour
goodbye au revoir au rev wahr
thank you merci mehr see
please s'il vous plait seel vu play
yes/no oui/non wee/noh
my name is je m'appelle juhm up el
where is ou est oo eh
do you speak English? parlez-vous anglais? par lay vu on glay
I don't understand je ne comprends pas juh nuh cohn praw pa
I need a doctor j'ai besoin d'un docteur je buh zwa da dok tur
one, two, three, four, five un, deux, trois, quatre, cinq oon, dew, twa, quart-re, seenk

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