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Vocabulary and Spelling of the French Words mentioned in this episode
Tous mes amis = all my friends
Tous les jours = everyday (literally : « all the days »)
Tous ces devoirs = all that homework
Tous nos engagements = all our commitments
Bonjour à tous les auditeurs ! = Hi to all the listeners !
Bonjour tout le monde ! = Hi everyone ( literally: “Hi all the world !”)
Bonjour à tous ! = Hi everyone ! (all of you)
Nous irons en vacances tous ensemble = We’ll go on holidays all together (all of us)
Où sont tous les bonbons qui étaient sur la table de la cuisine ? = Where are all the lollies that were on the kitchen table ?
Les bonbons ? Oups, je les ai tous mangés ! Désolée ! = The lollies ? Oops, I ate them all ! Sorry !
LINKS and RESOURCES
Check my article for more about “tous/tout/toute/toutes”. Includes worksheet.