In this episode, you will learn to:
*meet and greet in French
*understand the difference between formal and informal meeting and greetings
*meet and greet in a culturally appropriate way
[00:01] Welcome and introduction.
[00:20] Differences between formal and informal meetings.
[01:08] Formal meet and greet practice.
[01:48] Translation and explanation of the formal meet and greet practice.
[03:50] Appropriate times and settings for the customary cheek kiss.
[05:00] Informal greetings and who to greet with them.
[06:35] Practice informal greeting to someone you already know.
[07:40] Practice greetings for meeting someone for the first time in an informal setting.
[09:25] French cultural customs and faux pas during greetings.
[12:35] Essential greetings used in this episode, translated from English to French.
Janina Klimas, a multilingual language teacher, and her French partner, Joël, practice and translates basic French greetings for formal and informal settings.