Before we take a deep dive into French conversations, let’s get some basics down. This lesson will teach you how to say hello, goodbye, see you tomorrow and other useful phrases in French.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning French“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Saying Hello and Goodbye

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Hello / ByeSalut!
Good morning / Good DayBonjour!
Good eveningBonsoir!
Good nightBonne nuit!
Welcome! (informal)Bienvenue!
Welcome! (formal)Bienvenue!
Welcome back!Bon retour!


Goodbye!Au revoir!
Sleep well!Dormez bien!
So long!Si longtemps!
See you tomorrow!À demain!
Get out of here!Batte-le!
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