asking questions in French

Phrases (Asking questions 1) in French

Learning how to ask questions in French is important for several reasons:

  1. Communication: Questions are a fundamental part of any conversation. By learning how to ask questions in French, you enhance your ability to engage in meaningful communication with French speakers. Questions enable you to seek information, express curiosity, clarify understanding, and initiate conversations.
  2. Information gathering: Questions allow you to obtain specific information or details from others. Whether you’re asking about someone’s name, location, preferences, or opinions, being able to ask questions in French helps you gather the information you need to navigate various situations.
French English
Comment ça va ? How are you?
Quel est ton nom ? [responsivevoice voice="French Female" rate="0.8" buttontext="►"]What is your name?
Où habites-tu ? Where do you live?
Qu’est-ce que tu fais ? What are you doing?
Quelle est ta nationalité ? What is your nationality?
Quel âge as-tu ? How old are you?
Qu’est-ce que tu aimes faire ? What do you like to do?
Pourquoi as-tu fait ça ? Why did you do that?
Où est la gare ? Where is the train station?
Quand est ton anniversaire ? When is your birthday?
Combien ça coûte ? How much does it cost?
Est-ce que tu parles anglais ? Do you speak English?
Que fais-tu ce week-end ? What are you doing this weekend?
Quel est ton plat préféré ? What is your favorite dish?
À quelle heure est le rendez-vous ? At what time is the appointment?
Quel est ton film préféré ? What is your favorite movie?
Comment s’appelle-t-il/elle ? What is his/her name?
Est-ce que tu as des frères ou des sœurs ? Do you have any brothers or sisters?
Où est la bibliothèque la plus proche ? Where is the nearest library?
Quelle est ta couleur préférée ? What is your favorite color?