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Survival French #1: Questions you have to know!

#1 French questions about a dish or food:

Est-ce que c’est salé ?

Est-ce que c’est sucré ? 

Quels sont les ingrédients ? 

Il y a quoi dedans ? 

Est-ce que c’est végétarien ? 

Est-ce que c’est fait sur place ?

#2 French Questions to ask to someone: 

Comment ça va ?

Comment vous appelez-vous ?

Comment tu t’appelles ?

Quelle est votre profession ?

Quel est ton métier ? 

Tu fais quoi dans la vie ? 

Vous venez d’où ?

Tu viens d’où ?

#3 French questions to ask about things:

Est-ce que c’est lourd ? 

Est-ce que c’est fragile ? 

Combien ça coûte ? 

#4 French questions about clothes:

Est-ce que vous avez d’autres couleurs ?

Est-ce que vous avez plus grand ?

Est-ce que vous avez plus petit ? 

#5 French questions about places:

A quelle heure vous fermez ? 

Est-ce  que vous avez un tarif réduit ? 

Est-ce que je peux prendre des photos ?

#6 Practice!

Do you have a smaller size?

What time do you close?

Is it salty?

Is it heavy?

What’s your occupation?

Can I take pictures?

#7 What you must know about asking a question in French!

  • Always use ‘Est-ce que’ to start a Yes/No question such as Est-ce que je peux avoir = Can I have…
  • Always use ‘Quel est’ to star a question such as ‘what is’
  • Always use ‘A quelle heure’ for ‘at what time…

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