Ready to find out everything you want to know about the basic French phrase “À bientôt”?
It includes a full explanation of what it is and how to use it in a dialogue with an audio example. And because we want you to make progress in French, we also added some super useful stuff like synonyms, dialogue example, slow pronunciation audio and more!
“À bientôt” is the French way to say “See you soon“.
It’s useful when you don’t know exactly when you will see the person again. If it’s not the case, other expressions are more appropriate. More on that in the next section…
Every time you are leaving someone, you have to think of when will be the next time you will see this person again. The answer to this question will affect how to say goodbye.
If the next time you will see the person is not defined, you can use:
And here are the ones you can use if you know when you will see the person again:
*The time frames aren’t fixed, but being too far from it might cause some misunderstandings.