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faire les courses – Mot du jour

to do the groceries – French expression

What does ” faire les courses ” mean? How do you say ‘ to do the groceries ’ in French? How is it pronounced? How is it used in a French sentence? Listen to Anne, a French native say it at FrenchHour.com.

faire les courses – to do the shopping – In everyday French, faire les courses, not to be mixed up with faire des  courses, means ‘to do the groceries’. faire des courses means ‘to go (window) shopping’ or ‘to run errands.

  • « Je vais faire les courses car il n’y a plus rien dans le frigo. »
    • “I’m going to do the groceries because there’s nothing in the fridge anymore. “


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