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The French phrase "Bonne soirée" revealed

We are going to teach you everything you have to know about the basic phrase "Bonne soirée". To be more precise, this includes a complete explanation of what it is and how to use it in everyday life with an audio example.In addition, we also added some useful stuff like slow pronunciation audio, synonym, dialogue example and more!

Translation in English

  • Translation : Have a good evening

  • Register : Neutral - Basic

Pronunciation example



  • IPA : / bɔn swaʁe /

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What does bonne soirée mean?


"Bonne soirée" is the common way to say "Good evening" or “Have a good evening” in French.

How to use it

Use it exactly like "Good evening" or “Have a good evening” in English, when you want to wish someone a good evening.

But if you are more advanced and want to learn some synonyms (Formal, Plural, etc.) check the "Synonyms" section below.

Synonyms / Related

↓ Example in a story with French audio ↓

Finally, let's see an example in a parallel story with slow audio.

Une soirée d'entreprise

A corporate party

KarineAlors, c'est ce soir ?
So, is it tonight?
RémiOui, c'est la soirée annuelle de mon entreprise ce soir.
Yes, it's the annual party of my company tonight.
KarineC'est génial ! Tu es prêt ?
That's awesome! You're ready?
RémiOui, mais je suis un peu stressé. Mon supérieur m'a dit qu'il me présenterait au directeur de l'entreprise.
Yes, but I'm a little stressed. My boss told me that he would introduce me to the director of the company.
KarineVraiment ? C'est énorme !
Really? That's awesome!
RémiOui ! Et je pense que je vais avoir une promotion.
Yes! And I think I'm going to get a promotion.
KarineTu penses ? C'est incroyable ! Mais ça veut dire que tu dois avoir l'air parfait !
Do you think so? It's incredible! But it means you have to look perfect!


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