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French English Context

Phrase Translation

Merci. Thank you. The most


standard way
of expressing
gratitude.
Can be used
in formal and
informal
contexts
alike.

Merci Thank you A way to


beaucoup. very much. express
strong
gratitude.

Merci bien. Thank you Another way


very much. to express
strong
gratitude.

Mille fois Thank you a Also used to


merci. thousand express
times. strong
gratitude.

Mille mercis. A thousand A casual


thanks. variation on
the above
greeting.
Used to
express
strong
gratitude.

Je te I thank you. Used among


remercie. friends,
family, and
peers.

Je vous I thank you. Used to


remercie. express
gratitude to
elders and
strangers in a
respectful,
more formal
way.
Alternatively,
it may be
used to
express
gratitude to a
group of
people.

C'est It’s truly kind Respectful


vraiment of you. expression of
gentil de ta gratitude to a
part. friend or
peer.

Je vous I send you Formal


adresse mes my deepest expression of
plus vifs thanks. gratitude,
remerciement typically
s. found in
letters.