BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 1033

Greetings in French

Greetings in French
Key Info
  • Greetings in French
  • Duration: 03:04
  • How to greet people in French including a look at the cultural differences in greetings. Demonstrates formal, informal, regional and cultural greetings dependent on the time of day.
  • Subject:



    Greeting and Leave Taking

  • Keywords: hello, sir, madame, goodbye, good, evening, morning, fine, kiss, well, pleased, meet, thanks
Ideas for use in class
  • Useful way to introduce students to different ways of greeting someone. Also as a good listening activity to ensure pronunciation is heard and emulated correctly.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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