French phrases

Marie-ClaireIt’s easy to learn French phrases with these free French audio lessons. The Rocket French team has created online lists of common French phrases to help you survive in a French-speaking environment.

We’ve included the English translation, audio for French pronunciation, and helpful cultural tips along the way!

Check out these free audio lessons on French phrases from Rocket French!

Hello in French

How many ways can you say hello in French? After this free French lesson for beginners you’ll know more than just a simple bonjour! Listen to the audio and follow the French pronunciation. And don't be shy - go ahead and practice each French word aloud!

Goodbye in French

Once you’re feeling confident with French hellos, we’ll cover several ways to say goodbye in French as well. 

Thank you in French

Knowing how to be polite in French is essential for any French language learner. After today’s free French audio lesson you’ll be able to say thank you in French, excuse me, sorry, and use other polite French expressions with confidence.
Listen carefully to the French pronunciation and practice saying the French phrases aloud – you’ll have these mastered in no time! 

French expressions

This French audio lesson is full of useful French expressions that will help you blend in with the locals! After this lesson you'll have a range of common French phrases to use when socializing with French people.
Whether you want to wish someone well or apologize for standing on their toes, this French language lesson is the one for you. Listen carefully to the French pronunciation and practice speaking aloud until you feel confident. 

I like in French

How do you tell people what you like to do in French? In this free audio lesson you’ll learn how to say I like in French. Whether it’s football, cooking or traveling, you’ll learn how to speak in French about the things you enjoy.
In French conversation, talking about shared interests is a great way to establish common ground. Being able to talk about yourself to French people in the French language will help you make friends and ensure you enjoy your time in France.
So tell me about yourself…

Describe people in French

This online audio lesson will teach you how to describe people in French. You’ll learn some French adjectives and learn to talk about a person’s appearance in French. Being able to share descriptions in French will really help with your French conversation skills.
What’s their hair like? How tall are they? What color are their eyes? What else can you tell me about them? You’ll be able to describe a person in French so that you can find just who you are looking for.

I love you in French

Are you ready for the ultimate dating in French lesson? Listen to the audio and learn how to say ‘I love you’ in French, along with other very important French phrases – after all, French is world renowned as the language of love and romance!
Whether you’re dating in France or just making some friendly French conversation, you never know when you might need to use these…
If you want to talk about sports in French, this free lesson with audio is for you! Listen carefully to the French pronunciation and practice saying the French words and phrases aloud.
Perhaps you want to play sport in France or join a conversation with French-speaking people. Either way, learning these sports words in French will get you started! 

Weather in French

Want to know some words for the weather in French?  In this French audio lesson you will learn some French words for weather and how to talk about the conditions.

Is it going to rain, snow, or hail? Will the sun shine all day? Will it be a great day for going to the beach or shall we go to the art gallery instead? You will need to be able to ask about the weather in French before making any plans.

Medical French

You never know when you’ll need to know some medical French. This online audio lesson will help you learn medical French phrases just in case you ever need to visit French doctors or a French hospital.

You may need to access health care in France if you’re feeling unwell or if you pick up an injury. This French audio lesson will show you how to communicate your symptoms in French, and how to contact an ambulance or the fire department if necessary.

Health in French

You never know when you’ll need to talk about your health in French, so it’s best to be prepared.

After this French language lesson with audio you’ll be able to say if you’re not feeling well, and recognize the French words for a health shop, natural medicine and more.

But it’s not always about medical French…

Ever heard French people saying santé when they raise their glasses for a toast and wondered what it meant? It’s the expression for cheers in French!

I hope you find these free French language lessons helpful. 

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Happy learning!

Marie-Claire Rivière and the Rocket French Team

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