The French phrase "J'ai faim" explained

You are going to learn everything you want to know about the basic French sentence “J’ai faim”.

Are included a detailed explanation of what it is and how to use it in a dialogue with an audio example. Not to mention the cool things we sprinkled like slow pronunciation audio, dialogue example and more!

If you are interested, on this page you will find more of these sentences explained and the list of all our French words pages on this page. Ready to learn? Let’s go!

Artboard 1
Showcase of this quote from our Instagram account
Daily posts like this on Instagram → @all.french and Telegram

French to English

Pronunciation example

Slow pronunciation

Normal pronunciation

Example in a story with slow audio

Now, let’s see a complete example of this sentence in a story with slow French audio and the English translation below.
Une question embarrassante...
An embarrassing question...
Joe et Angèle ont décidé de se voir après le travail.
Joe and Angèle decided to see each other after work.
Joe est arrivé à son bureau et lui a envoyé un message.
Joe went to her office and sent her a message.
Angèle a répondu qu’elle arrivait bientôt.
Angèle said she was coming soon.
Quand elle arriva enfin, ils se firent la bise et commencèrent leur conversation.
When she finally arrived, they made la bise (cheeks kissing) and began their conversation.
Joe:   Salut Angèle ! Comment était ta journée ?
Hi Angèle! How was your day?
Angèle:   Parfait ! Je t’expliquerai plus tard. Et la tienne ?
Perfect! I’ll explain you later. And yours?
Joe:   Très bien aussi, merci. On fait quoi ?
Fine too, thank you. What do we do?
Get access to 365 French Texts and Quizzes

Become a member to access the full version of 365 texts and quizzes! 

Already a member? Login here