Learn French
with Audio Stories

Try for Free


All about the French phrase "Je vais me coucher"

We are going to teach you everything you ever wanted to know about the basic French sentence "Je vais me coucher". More precisely, this includes a full definition of what it is and how to use it in everyday life with an audio example. Not to mention the useful stuff we added like slow pronunciation audio, dialogue example and more!

Translation in English

  • Translation : I'm going to sleep

  • Register : Neutral - Basic

How to pronounce



  • IPA : / ʒə vɛ mə kuʃe /

aesthetic french quote je vais me coucher

Learn French
with Audio Stories

Try for Free

↓ Example in a story with English translation ↓

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

Raconte moi une histoire

Tell me a story

Philippe est arrivé à la maison de ses parents pour un week-end en famille.
Philippe arrived at his parents' home for a family weekend.
Ses parents, sa petite soeur Zoé et lui ont passé toute la journée à cuisiner, parler et jouer à des jeux de société.
His parents, his little sister Zoé and him spent all day cooking, talking and playing board games.
Il était maintenant l'heure du dîner.
It was now time for dinner.
Ils ont mangé une raclette, bu du vin blanc (sauf Zoé...) et parlé toute la soirée...
They ate raclette, drank white wine (except Zoé...) and talked all evening...
Philippe a donc commencé à se sentir fatigué.
Philippe therefore began to feel tired.
PhilippeMerci à tous pour cette journée ! Mais il est tard, je vais me coucher.
Thank you all for this day! But it's late, I'm going to sleep.


The story just started!

Get full access to 365 texts and quizzes, including this one.

Discover more

Already a member? Full story and quiz here.


Tu peux m'aider ?


To vocabulary list



Go to previous text Go to previous phrase
Play or pause audio
Go to next phrase Go to next text