What is the reply for comment vas-tu?

it’s going well
French people generally expect an answer when they ask “comment allez-vous?” or “comment tu vas?”, but the answer doesn’t have to be long. In fact, it’s common to simply say “ça va” (it’s going well) whether you actually feel good or not.

What is the meaning of the French word comment vas-tu?

how are you how do you
Translation of “comment vas-tu” in English. Adverb. how are you. how do you feel. how you doing how will you how you gonna how have you been how’s it going how are ya how do you do how you been.

Is comment va tu formal?

How to Say “How Are You?” in French. If you’d like to say, “How are you?” in French, you would generally say, “Comment allez-vous?” (formal singular or informal plural) or “Comment vas-tu?” (informal singular).

How do you respond to greetings in French?

Options for Replying to a Secondary Greeting. When asked how you are, the most common responses are Ça va bien (“It’s going well”) or Tout va bien (“Everything’s going well”). Just as in English, it is uncommon to reply with Ça va mal (it’s going badly), even if you aren’t 100%.

How do you respond to im good in French?

Some of your French-speaking friends may want to inquire about your well-being by asking how you are doing. You’re expected to reply them politely by saying you’re good. The phrase used to say I am good in French is – je vais bien.

Is it Comment ca va or ca va?

Comment ça va? They mean the same thing. They can all be used in casual conversations, but if you’re talking to your boss or something “comment ça va?” is a little better (“Comment allez vous?” if you have to be very formal). When you’re answering, you can say “Ça va.”, but not the others.

What is the informal synonym for Ca va?

A synonym to ça va chauffer is ça va péter, which is even more dramatic in tone. Péter – which is very informal – means ‘explode’ as in ‘this is going to blow up’. You might also want to check out our previous explanation of the expression péter les plombs.

How do you answer Ca va in French?

As with English, French people tend to reply to Ça va? with a positive response – Bien, or Bien, merci – much the same way as we would use fine in English. The following responses are polite enough for a new acquaintance, but general enough for a good friend, too: Très bien, merci. Very well, thank you.