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Question by  Tsewang (16)

How do you say, "How are you" in French?

I am trying to impress the new foreign exchange student.


Answer by  Xavier (25)

Say "Comment ca va," ('How goes it? ') or, a more familiar forms, "ca va" ('It goes? ') or "ca va bien? " ('It goes well? ').


Answer by  MelindaS (1694)

The formal way is to say, "Comment allez-vous? " It is pronounced, "Co-mo ta-lay-voo? " A more informal way to ask is, "Comment vas-tu? " or "Comment ca va? " For the first meeting, the formal way is more appropriate.

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