FrenchGreetingsBy: GraceConley
Learn some FrenchQuitSectionsSaying HelloSaying Good-byeMeeting a new personA Closer LookCulturePracticeAsk the AuthorReso...
Saying HelloQuitFormal- Bonjour Informal- SalutA formal hello can be used with anyone butespecially in business situations...
Saying Good-byeQuitGood-bye - Au revoir, SalutSee you soon. - À bientôtSee you tomorrow. - À demainSee you later. - À plus...
Meeting a new personQuitWhat is your name? – Comment vous appelez-vous?My name is _____. – Je m’appelle _____.Delighted/ N...
French CultureQuitLa poignée de main – handshake La bise– kissShaking hands and kissing on the cheek are twoways to greet ...
La poignée de main –handshakeQuitMale friends will shake hands whengreeting each other.Business associates and co-workersw...
La bise – kissQuitFriends and family will exchange a kisson the cheek. It can be anywhere from 1to 4. It starting on the r...
QuitPracticeMatching__1. Enchanté(e) A. What is your name__2. Bonjour. B. Delighted/ Nice tomeet you__3. Au revoir C. My n...
QuitPractice AnswersMatching_B_1. Enchanté(e) A. What is your name_D_2. Bonjour. B. Delighted/ Nice tomeet you_E_3. Au rev...
QuitAsk the AuthorHello my name is Grace Conley. I am currently astudent at Grand Valley State University. I ammajoring in...
Resource Page•http://www.worldhum.com/features/how-to/kiss_hello_in_france/•http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXIAHhbdeQwQuit
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  1. 1. FrenchGreetingsBy: GraceConley
  2. 2. Learn some FrenchQuitSectionsSaying HelloSaying Good-byeMeeting a new personA Closer LookCulturePracticeAsk the AuthorResources
  3. 3. Saying HelloQuitFormal- Bonjour Informal- SalutA formal hello can be used with anyone butespecially in business situations, on firstmeetings, and to show respect. The informalhello can be used with friends and family; itcan also be used to say good-bye.
  4. 4. Saying Good-byeQuitGood-bye - Au revoir, SalutSee you soon. - À bientôtSee you tomorrow. - À demainSee you later. - À plus tard, À tout àl’heureAll of these leave-takings can be used withpeople you are familiar with; the most formal wayto say good-bye is au revoir.
  5. 5. Meeting a new personQuitWhat is your name? – Comment vous appelez-vous?My name is _____. – Je m’appelle _____.Delighted/ Nice to meet you.- Enchanté(e)These sayings can be used when asking for someone’sname and introducing yourself.You will notice an e in parenthesis for “Enchanté(e).” Thisdeals with masculine and feminine forms. This does notaffect the pronunciation of the word.
  6. 6. French CultureQuitLa poignée de main – handshake La bise– kissShaking hands and kissing on the cheek are twoways to greet a person.In France, deciding which greeting to chose dependson the people involved.The way in which it is done is also specific to Frenchculture.
  7. 7. La poignée de main –handshakeQuitMale friends will shake hands whengreeting each other.Business associates and co-workerswill also shake hands upon meetingand again when leaving.A French handshake is firm but brief; itis a single downward motion.
  8. 8. La bise – kissQuitFriends and family will exchange a kisson the cheek. It can be anywhere from 1to 4. It starting on the right cheek andalternates between cheeks.Sometimes friends of friends will alsokiss cheeks when first meeting eachother.How to “faire la bise”
  9. 9. QuitPracticeMatching__1. Enchanté(e) A. What is your name__2. Bonjour. B. Delighted/ Nice tomeet you__3. Au revoir C. My name is__4. Comment vous appellez-vous D. Hello__5. Je m’appelle E. Good-byePut the conversation in logical order._____ Enchanté, Marie. Je m’appelle Marc._____ Bonjour. Je m’appelle Marie._____ Comment vous appellez-vous?_____ Au revoir Marc.
  10. 10. QuitPractice AnswersMatching_B_1. Enchanté(e) A. What is your name_D_2. Bonjour. B. Delighted/ Nice tomeet you_E_3. Au revoir C. My name is_A_4. Comment vous appellez-vous D. Hello_C_5. Je m’appelle E. Good-byePut the conversation in logical order._3___ Enchanté, Marie. Je m’appelle Marc._1___ Bonjour. Je m’appelle Marie._2___ Comment vous appellez-vous?_4___ Au revoir Marc.
  11. 11. QuitAsk the AuthorHello my name is Grace Conley. I am currently astudent at Grand Valley State University. I ammajoring in French for secondary education.If you have any questions or comments feel free toe-mail me.E-mail Grace
  12. 12. Resource Page•http://www.worldhum.com/features/how-to/kiss_hello_in_france/•http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXIAHhbdeQwQuit

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