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Video:French Dialogues: Shopping

with Soraya Garré

Looking to practice your French pronunciation? Buff up on your shopping lingo with this vocabulary-packed French dialogue.See Transcript

Transcript:French Dialogues: Shopping

Coucou!  I'm Soraya and I'm here with About.com - today, let's learn some French.

About.com French Dialogues:  Shopping

Video Transcript: French Translation

Le shopping, c’est une des choses essentielles de la vie.  Que ce soit la nourriture, les vêtements, les produits santé ou les affaires maison - ça aide de savoir où aller, et ce qu’il faut demander une fois sur place.

On peut regarder? 
Je regarde seulement.  
Je voudrais deux cartes postales, s'il vous plaît.
Avez-vous une pellicule? 
Est-ce que je peux l'essayer? 
C'est quelle taille?
C'est pour offrir.
Pouvez-vous faire un paquet-cadeau, s'il vous plaît.
C'est combien?
Je le prends.
C'est tout.
Vous l'avez d'une autre couleur?
Est-ce que vous acceptez les chèques?
Je n'ai qu'un billet de cinquante euros.
Puis-je payer avec la carte de crédit?
Je n’en veux plus.
Pouvez vous baisser le prix?
Je ne suis pas interessé.

Video Transcript: English Translation

Shopping is one of life's essentials.  Whether it's food, clothing, or supplies for your health or home - it's helpful to know where to go, and what to ask once you get there.
vCan we have a look around?
I'm just browsing.

I would like two postcards, please.
Do you have any film?
Can I try it on?
What size is it?
It's for a present.
Can you gift-wrap it for me, please.
How much is it?
I'll take it.
That's all.
Do you have it in a different color?
Do you take checks?
I only have a 50-euro bill.
Can I pay with a credit card?
I don’t want it anymore.
Can you lower the price?
I am not interested.

French Shopping Vocabulary: French Translation

L'épicerie, le marché, le supermarché, la boulangerie, la pâtisserie, la confiserie, la laiterie, la boucherie, la charcuterie, la poissonnerie, le kiosque, le tabac, la droguerie, la pharmacie, la blanchisserie, le pressing, le magasin de confection,le grand magasin.

French Shopping Vocabulary: English Translation

Grocery store, outdoor market, supermarket, bakery, pastry shop, candy store, dairy, butcher shop, pork butcher, fish shop, newsstand, tobacco shop, drugstore, pharmacy, laundromat, dry cleaner, clothing store, department store.

French Shopping Vocabulary: French Translation

le marché
le supermarché
la boulangerie
la pâtisserie
la confiserie
la laiterie
la boucherie
la charcuterie
la poissonnerie
le kiosque
le tabac
la droguerie
la pharmacie
la blanchisserie
le pressing
le magasin de confection
le grand magasin

French Shopping Vocabulary: English Translation

grocery store
outdoor market
pastry shop
candy store
butcher shop
pork butcher
fish shop
tobacco shop
dry cleaner
clothing store
department store

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