Lesson 13 of French: describe a person

French communication lesson 13: describe a person in French

Describe a person in French
At a beginner level (A1 level), knowing how to describe a person (describing someone) is one of the first things to learn. This will be useful for you to have a basic conversation with a French speaker. The video below will teach you how to describe a person in French. To understand and speak well, watch the video several times, repeating aloud after the teacher.
Thanks to this video and this article, you will be able to simply describe someone in French (beginner level, level A1). For example:

C’est un homme. = It is a man.
Il a les cheveux châtains. = He has brown hair.
Il a les yeux bleus. = He has blue eyes.
Il a une moustache. = He has a moustache.

This thirteenth French communication lesson is part of French course 8: learn to describe a person which includes 8 additional videos and articles on communication, vocabulary, grammar and conjugation.

Once you have mastered this thirteenth French lesson “describing a person”, you can move on to the next French communication lesson:

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