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The French sentence "Je m'ennuie" explained

We are going to explain you everything you ever wanted to know about the basic French phrase "Je m'ennuie". This include a complete explanation of what it is and how you can use it in a normal conversation with an audio example. And also the useful informations we sprinkled like dialogue example, slow pronunciation audio and more!

Translation in English

  • Translation : I'm bored

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How to pronounce it?



  • IPA : / ʒə mɑ̃nɥi /

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

Comment ne jamais s'ennuyer

How to never to be bored

AliceSalut Jacques ! Tu fais quoi ?
Hi Jacques! What are you doing?
JacquesJe cherche mes écouteurs. Pourquoi ?
I'm looking for my headphones. Why?
AliceRien. C'est que... je m'ennuie. Je ne sais pas quoi faire.
Nothing. Is that... I'm bored. I don't know what to do.
JacquesComment c'est possible de s'ennuyer ?
How is it possible to be bored?
AliceJ'ai fini à peu près tout ce que j'avais à faire.
I finished pretty much everything I had to do.
JacquesDe nos jours, il y a tellement de façons de se divertir.
Nowadays, there are so many ways to be entertained.
AliceComme quoi ? La télé ? Instagram ?
Like what? TV? Instagram?


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