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Everything about the French quote "J'ai sommeil"

Ready to learn everything you have to know about the basic French sentence "J'ai sommeil"? To be more precise, it includes a complete guide of what it is and how you can use it in a dialogue with an audio example. As well as the cool informations we added like slow pronunciation audio, dialogue example and more!

French to English translation

  • Translation : I'm sleepy

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How to pronounce



  • IPA : / ʒe sɔmɛj /

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Retour au travail

Back to work

Après ses vacances, Brigitte revient à Paris et retourne au travail.
After her vacation, Brigitte returns to Paris and goes back to work.
Elle était manager dans une banque.
She was a manager in a bank.
Elle se réveille tôt le matin, mange un petit déjeuner, s'habille et part.
She wakes up early in the morning, eats breakfast, got dressed and leaves.
C'était une belle matinée, il faisait bon, le soleil brillait et les oiseaux chantaient.
It was a beautiful morning, the weather was nice, the sun was shining and the birds singing.
Brigitte baille et se dirige vers la station de métro la plus proche.
Brigitte yawns and walks toward the nearest metro station.


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Je ne me sens pas bien


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Plus lentement s'il vous plaît

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