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The French definite article (plural)

For nouns in the plural, the English definite article the is les in French.

Examples of the French definite article

les livres
the books
les portes
the doors
les maisons
the houses
les fenêtres
the windows
les tables
the tables

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Basic words and phrases in French

Get by in French with these basic French words & phrases.

Excuse me.



Plus doucement.

How are you?

Comment allez-vous?

Speak slowly.

Parlez doucement.

Where do you come from?

D'où êtes-vous ?

How old are you?

Quel âge avez-vous ?

Do you speak English?

Parlez-vous anglais?

Fine, thank you.

Bien, merci.