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“C’est combien ?” is a common way to say “How much is it?” in French
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*In French, we have only one word for “how much” and “how many“. So when talking about money, “combien” naturally has the meaning of “how much“.
There are three different ways to ask “How much does it cost?” in French, your choice will depend on the context (formal, neutral or informal).