Thank you in French

This free audio lesson is all about how to say 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.
 
There are a few different ways to say Thanks in French! Listen carefully to the French pronunciation and practice saying the French phrases aloud – you’ll have these mastered in no time!

How to say Thank you in French

Thank you in French

Saying Thanks often follows a request that used the word s'il te plait or s'il vous plait, two different ways of saying please depending on whether you know the other person or not.

Other useful expressions to say Thanks in French

Whether you are travelling to a French speaking country or simply interacting with French people, acting in a courteous way will win you friends and gain you respect. French people tend to be more formal and place more emphasis on courtesy than you might be used to.

Use all of the phrases above liberally, and you’ll find that people will treat you better.

À bientôt!
Marie-Claire Rivière and the Rocket French Team


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