French Mistakes

This is a list of mistakes in French. Helpful when trying to learn a new word. Also useful when there is a misunderstanding or confusion.

My French is bad: Mon français est mauvais
I need to practice my French: Je dois pratiquer mon français
Don't worry!: Ne t'en fais pas!
Excuse me? : Pardon?
Sorry: Pardon
No problem!: Pas de soucis!
Can you repeat?: Pouvez-vous répéter?
Can you speak slowly?: Pouvez-vous parler doucement?
Write it down please!: Notez-le s'il vous plait!
I don't understand!: Je ne comprends pas!
Did you understand what I said?: M'avez-vous compris?
What is this?: Qu'est-ce que c'est?
I don't know!: Je ne sais pas!
What's that called in French?: Comment est-ce qu'on appelle ça en français?
What does that word mean in English?: Que veut dire ce mot en anglais?
How do you say "OK" in French?: Comment dit-on "OK" en français?
Is that right?: C'est juste?
Is that wrong?: C'est faux?
What should I say?: Qu'est-ce que je devrais dire?
What?: Quoi?

These are some words from the above sentences that you might also need to use by themselves.

Mistake: Erreur / faute
To speak: parler
Slowly: lentement
Quickly: vite / rapidement

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