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Pronunciation: /kɔmɑ̃/

Translation of comment in English:


  • 2comment? qu'est-ce que tu dis? pardon? what did you say? Paul comment? Paul who?
  • 3comment est leur maison/fils? what's their house/son like? comment trouvez-vous ma robe? what do you think of my dress?
  • 4comment cela? what do you mean? comment donc! but of course! et comment (donc)! [fam] and how! [fam] ‘c'était bon?’—‘et comment!’ [fam] ‘was it nice?’—‘it certainly was!’

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