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French translation: bonjour, salut


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04:05 Jun 23, 2005
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: hello
French translation:bonjour, salut
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David Hollywood
Local time: 09:34
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5 +7bonjour, salut
David Hollywood

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bonjour, salut


David Hollywood
Local time: 09:34
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agree  aglaya: Bonjour is used for everyone and salut is more familiar. Will depend on who is greeted.
1 min
  -> merci :)

agree  Aimee: Yes, bonjour is formal, and salut is casual.
1 hr
  -> d'accord :)

agree  Viviane ABREU DE MATOS
1 hr

agree  TPS
1 hr

agree  xxxMireille Gon
2 hrs

agree  Assimina Vavoula
3 hrs

agree  writeaway: or allô if it's used to answer the phone... plus so many other options. I seriously doubt that this is a serious question.
3 hrs
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Jun 23, 2005 - Changes made by Gayle Wallimann:
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