English | Phrases - Travel | Shopping

Shopping - Basics

Avez-vous ___ ?
Do you have ___?
Asking for a specific item
Où puis-je trouver ___ ?
Where can I find ___?
Asking for the location of a specific item
Combien ça coûte ?
How much is this?
Asking for the price of a specific item
Avez-vous quelque chose de moins cher ?
Do you have anything that is less expensive?
Asking for a less expensive item
À quelle heure ouvrez/fermez-vous ?
What time do you open/close?
Asking about opening/closing hours
Je regarde, c'est tout.
I'm just browsing.
Letting the sales person know that you are just looking and don't need any help at the moment
Je le prends.
I'll buy it.
Stating your purchase decision
Je peux payer par carte ?
May I pay with credit card?
Asking if the store accepts credit cards
Je peux avoir le ticket de caisse, s'il vous plaît ?
May I have the receipt, please?
Asking for a receipt
Je peux avoir un sac, s'il vous plaît ?
May I have a bag, please?
Asking for a bag
Je voudrais échanger cet article.
I would like to return this.
Explaining that you would like to return the item

Shopping - Clothes

Je peux l'essayer, s'il vous plaît ?
May I try this on, please?
Asking if you can try a garment on
Où sont les cabines d'essayage ?
Where are the changing rooms?
Asking for the changing rooms
Vous l'avez en ___ ?
Do you have this in ___?
Asking for a specific clothing size
... S ?
... small?
Clothing size
... M ?
... medium?
Clothing size
... L ?
... large?
Clothing size
... XL ?
... extra large?
Clothing size
Vous avez ces chaussures en ___ ?
Do you have these shoes in size ___?
Asking for a specific shoe size
C'est trop petit.
It's too small.
Stating that the piece of clothing is too small
C'est trop grand.
It's too big.
Stating that the piece of clothing is too big
Ça me va bien ?
Does this look good on me?
Asking for an opinion on the looks of the piece of clothing

Shopping - Haggling

Je suis prêt à payer _[valeur]_ pour cet article.
I'll give you _[amount]_ for this.
Suggesting a starting price
C'est beaucoup trop cher !
That's way too expensive!
Objecting to a price because it is too high
Je l'ai vu pour _[valeur]_ ailleurs.
I saw this for _[amount]_ somewhere else.
Referring to a cheaper price at another store
_[valeur]_ ! C'est mon dernier prix.
_[amount]_ is my final offer!
Setting a final offer
Alors je ne suis pas intéressé(e).
Then I'm not interested.
Showing disinterest
Alors je vais aller voir ailleurs.
Then I will go somewhere else.
Showing disinterest by threatening to leave
Je ne peux pas me le permettre.
I can't afford it!
Objecting to a price by saying you don't have this amount of money
Je ne peux pas vraiment me le permettre mais je le prends.
That's more than I can really afford but I'll take it.
Accepting the deal with feigned regret