“Bonne fêtes!” or ” Joyeuses fêtes!” is what we traditionally say in French at this time of the year to encompass both Christmas and New Year festivities. And do you know what we say (or write on cards) for each of these two occasions? Talking about resolutions for 2018 and 2019, achievements and plans for the new year.
Vocabulary and Spelling of the French Words mentioned in this episode
Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas
Bonne année, bonne santé / Meilleurs vœux = Happy New Year / Best wishes
Bonnes fêtes de fin d’année! Beaucoup de bonheur, une bonne santé, et plus de progrès en français!
LINKS and RESOURCES!
- Episode 150: “Joyeux Noël from France!” : https://frenchyourway.com.au/podcast150
- Episode 152: “Meilleurs voeux pour 2018!”: https://frenchyourway.com.au/podcast152
- eBook “How to choose the right mood and tense in French – French verbs made easy”: http:// https://frenchyourway.com.au/frenchtenses
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