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French Time Days Months Colors

Learn the French Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Seasons, Colors and How to Tell the Time. Here you will learn the French names for days, months, seasons and colors. Lesson provided by edvog.com


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Telling Time in French

Here you will learn how to tell time in French and how to pronounce common words and phrases related to time. This lesson, provided by Edvog.com, is part of our free online French course.

Now let's study how to say in French What time is it? and how to answer if you are asked by someone the time. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English French Pronunciation
What time is it, please? Quelle heure est-il s'il vous plaît? kayl eh-oor eh teel seel voo play
it's one o'clock Il est une heure eel eht oone eh-oor
it's two o'clock Il est deux heures eel eh dewz eh-oor
it's three o'clock Il est trois heures eel eh tro-ahz eh-oor
it's four o'clock Il est quatre heures eel eh katra eh-oor
it's five o'clock Il est cinq heures eel eh sank eh-oor
it's six o'clock Il est six heures eel eh seez eh-oor
it's seven o'clock Il est sept heures eel eh set eh-oor
it's eight o'clock Il est huit heures eel eh oo-wee eh-oor
it's nine o'clock Il est neuf heures eel eh newf eh-oor
it's ten o'clock Il est dix heures eel eh deez eh-oor
it's eleven o'clock Il est onze heures eel eh onz eh-oor
it's twelve o'clock Il est douze heures eel eh dooz eh-oor
it's five fifteen Il est cinq heures quinze eel eh sank eh-oor kanz
it's half past five Il est cinq heures et demie soh-noh leh onn-dee-chee eh meh-tsoh
it's five forty-five Il est cinq heures moins quinze eel eh sank eh-oor mooah kanz

How to say minutes / hours / days / months / years in the French language? In the table below you will learn how to say minutes / hours / days / months / years in French.

English French Pronunciation
minute / minutes minute / minutes mee-nee-oot / mee-nee-oots
hour / hours heure / heures eh-oor / eh-oors
day / days jour / journées joor / joor-nay
month / months mois mooah
year / years année / années anay / anays
French Phrases and Vocabulary about Time

If you want to improve your French vocabulary with some common words about time, then we recommend you to study carefully the following table.

English French Pronunciation
morning matin ma-tan
afternoon après-midi ah-pray-mee-dee
evening soirée soo-ah-ray
night nuit noo-wee
in the evening dans la soirée dan lah soo-ah-ray
A.M du matin du ma-tan
P.M de l'après-midi deh lah-pray-mee-dee
It's five o'clock A.M Il est cinq heures du matin eel eh sank eh-oor dew ma-tan
It's four o'clock P.M Il est quatre heures de l'après-midi eel eh katra eh-oor deh lah-pray-mee-dee

Important! Because some French sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

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Days, Months and Seasons in French

Learn the French names for days of the week, months of the year and seasons. In this French lesson, provided by Edvog.com, you will find pronunciation tips, common words and phrases, examples and other useful resources that will make the learning process fun and easy.

Days of the week in French

Now let's study how to say in French What day is today? and how to answer if you are asked by someone. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English French Pronunciation
What day is today? Quel jour est aujourd'hui? kayl joor eh oh-joor-doo-wee?
Today is... Aujourd'hui, est… oh-joor-doo-wee, eh...
Monday Lundi lan-dee
Tuesday Mardi mar-dee
Wednesday Mercredi merkre-dee
Thursday Jeudi jeu-dee
Friday Vendredi vantar-dee
Saturday Samedi sam-dee
Sunday Dimanche dee-mansh
Months of the year in French

Below you will study the French names of the months of the year. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English French Pronunciation
January Janvier jan-vee-eh
February Février fayv-ree-eh
March Mars mars
April Avril avreel
May Mai may
June Juin jeu-an
July Juillet joo-ee-eh
August Août oot
September Septembre sep-tamba
October Octobre octoh-bra
November Novembre novambra
December Décembre day-sambra
Seasons of the year in French

Below you will study the French names of the seasons of the year. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English French Pronunciation
Spring printemps pran-tam
Summer été eh-tay
Autumn automne oh-tom
Winter hiver ee-vayra
French Vocabulary related to Days, Months, Seasons and Weather

For learners who want to improve their French vocabulary, we have put together a list with common words and phrases, useful in conversations about days of the week, months of the year and seasons. In the table below are also included some weather related words.

English French Pronunciation
today aujourd'hui oh-joor-doo-wee
tomorrow demain deh-ma
yesterday hier ee-ehr
day / days jour / journées joor / joor-nay
week / weeks semaine / semaines say-mayn / say-mayn
weekend fin de semaine fan deh say-mayn
weather le temps leh-oh tam
weather forecast prévisions météorologiques pray-vee-zee-on may-teo-roh-lo-jeek
How's the weather today? Quel temps fait-il? kayl tam fay-teel?
It's sunny Il fait du soleil eel fay doo soh-leh-eel
It's cloudy Il fait nuageux eel fay noo-ahjeu-oh
It's freezing Il gèle eel jeu-ayl
clouds les nuages leh nee-oo-ajeu
cold froid froh-ah
earthquake tremblement de terre traym-bleh-men doo tay-ray
fog brouillard broo-ee-ah
frost gel jeul
ice glace glace
lightning foudre foodra
rain la pluie lah ploo-ee
snow neige neh-jeu
star étoile eh-too-ahl
storm tempête tom-pet
sun soleil soh-leh-eel
sunrise lever du soleil leh-oh-vay doo soh-leh-eel
sunset coucher du soleil koo-shay doo soh-leh-eel
very warm très chaud tray shoh
warm chaud shoh

Important! Because some French sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

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Colors in French

In this lesson provided by Edvog.com you will learn the name of the colors and how to pronounce them in the French language. Here you will find pronunciation tips, common words and phrases, examples and other useful resources that will make the learning process fun and easy.

English French Pronunciation
white blanc blon
black noir noo-ar
gray gris gree
red rouge roo-jeu
blue bleu bleh-oh
green vert vayr
yellow jaune jeu-oon
orange orange oran-jeu
pink rose roz
brown brun brahn
turquoise turquoise tee-oorkoo-ahz
beige beige bay-jeu
silver argent ar-jeu-ahnt
gold or or
French Colors Phrases

Now we will study a list of short phrases with each of the French colors learned in the first table, this way you will be able to better understand how to use the French color names in sentences.

English French
a white horse un cheval blanc
a black jacket une veste noire
a gray suit un costume gris
a red dress une robe rouge
the sky is blue le ciel est bleu
the grass is green l'herbe est verte
a yellow shirt une chemise jaune
an orange light une lumière orange
My favorite color is pink Ma couleur préférée est le rose
a brown package un paquet marron
a turquoise shirt une chemise turquoise
a beige shirt une chemise beige
silver colored couleur argent
gold colored couleur or

Important! Because some French sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

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