French Jobs

This is a list of jobs in French. This will help you describe what you do for a living. It is especially useful when introducing yourself.

Doctor: médecin
Policeman: policier
Teacher: professeur
Businessman: homme d'affaires
Student: étudiant
Singer: chanteur
Engineer: ingénieur
Artist: artiste
Actor: acteur
Actress: actrice
Nurse: infirmière
Translator: traducteur

These examples will help you answer the question "What do you do?" or "What do you do for a living?". Note how the personal pronouns are used with the nouns in this sentence.

I'm looking for a job: Je cherche un emploi
I'm an artist: Je suis artiste
He is a policeman: Il est policier
She is a singer: Elle est chanteuse
I'm a new employee: Je suis un nouvel employé
I have a long experience: J'ai beaucoup d'expérience

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