C’est la vie!

Some French words and expressions commonly used in English:

Bon appétit   good appetite
English equivalent is “Enjoy your meal.”

Bon voyage   good trip
English has “Have a good trip”, but Bon voyage is more elegant.

C’est la vie   that’s life
 Same meaning and usage in both languages

Au contraire   on the contrary
Usually used playfully in English.

Chic   stylish
Chic sounds more chic than “stylish.”

Also: Plus ça change

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