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French: Phrases > Shopping

The sentences presented in this section will help you with the most basic expressions in French. It will certainly not be enough in order to start a conversation in French, however being able to say a few words in the country's native language will evoke sympathy and understanding.

Not everyone speaks very good English in France. Therefore it is certainly recommended that you buy a professional language guide or language course before you travel.

English
French
"Where is …
… the nearest bank?
… the nearest supermarket?
… the nearest butcher?
… the nearest post office?
… the nearest shopping centre?"
"Où est…
- ... la banque la plus proche?
- ... le supermarché le plus proche?
- ... le boucher le plus proche?
- ... la poste la plus proche?
- ... le centre commercial le plus proche?
- ... la pharmacie la plus proche?"
Could you give me some small change please? Pourriez-vous me donner de monnaie, s'il-vous-plaît ?
How do I get there? Comment est-ce que j'y arrive?
Is it far to go by foot? Est-il loin à aller à le pied?
Can I pay with my credit card? Est-ce que je peux payer avec ma carte de crédit?
How much does this cost? And that? Combien ce coût ? Et cela?
It is not exactly what I am looking for. N'est pas exactement ce que je cherche.
It is nice. C'est jolie.
Can you change this for me? Pouvez-vous changer ceci pour moi?
Can you give me something against sunburn? Pouvez-vous me donner quelque chose contre le coup de soleil?
That is very expensive / cheap. C'est très cher / bon marché.
I'll buy it. Je l'achèterai.

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