French Fruits & Vegetables

This is a list of fruits and vegetables in French. Knowing these plants can be helpful when shopping in a grocery store or even restaurant.

Lemons: Les citrons
Apples: Les pommes
Oranges: Les oranges
Peaches: Les pêches
Figs: Les figues
Pears: Les poires
Pineapples: Les ananas
Grapes: Les raisins
Strawberries: Les fraises
Bananas: Les bananes
Watermelon: La pastèche
Avocados: Les avocats

Now here is the list of some commonly used vegetables:

Carrots : Les carottes
Corn: Le maïs
Cucumbers: Les concombres
Garlic: L'ail
Lettuce: La laitue
Olives: Les olives
Onions: Les oignons
Peppers: Les poivrons
Potatoes: Les pommes de terre
Pumpkin: Le potiron
Beans: Les haricots verts
Tomatoes: Les tomates

The following sentences include some fruits and vegetables mentioned above to show you how you can use them in your daily conversation.

This fruit is delicious: Ce fruit est délicieux
Vegetables are healthy: les légumes sont bons pour la santé
I like bananas: J'aime les bananes
I don't like cucumber: Je n'aime pas le concombre
Bananas taste sweet: Les bananes sont sucrées
Lemons taste sour: Les citrons sont sûrs

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