How to say The Same in French [Explanation + 7 Examples]

How to say The Same in French

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In this grammar lesson you will learn how to say the same in French.

In this lesson you will learn about:

  • how to say the same in French
  • how the same is used in French sentences
  • how to quiz yourself on how to say the same in French
  • the way to download Anki files for how to say the same in French

Please refer to the French A2 Curriculum to get a better overview of French grammar, if you are curious about how this fits in A2 grammar.

By the end of the lesson you will know all about how to say the same in French!

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How to say The Same in French

If you want to say the same in French, then you will say:

  • le même = the same
  • la même = the same
  • les mêmes = the same

As you can see, the word changes depending on the gender and number of the object that you are referring to.

Take a look at some examples to see how “the same” is used in French.

Nous avons le même âge.

We’re the same age.

J’aimerais commander le même.

I’d like to order the same.

Nous défendons la même cause.

We are defending the same cause.

Je pensais la même chose.

I was thinking the same thing.

Ils ont les mêmes habitudes.

They have the same habits.

Ils sont tous les mêmes.

They are all the same.

Please read up on singular definite articles (le/la) and plural definite articles (les), if you need a reminder on the gender and number of articles.

Example Sentences on How to say The Same in French

The final section of this lesson on how to say the same in French is about seeing terms in action.

This is valuable because you can improve your understanding on how to say the same in French through examples.

Nous avons le même âge.

We’re the same age.

J’aimerais commander le même.

I’d like to order the same.

Nous défendons la même cause.

We are defending the same cause.

Je pensais la même chose.

I was thinking the same thing.

Ils ont les mêmes habitudes.

They have the same habits.

Ils sont tous les mêmes.

They are all the same.

Sont-ce toutes les mêmes ?

Are these all the same?

Quiz Yourself on How to say The Same in French

It’s not enough to just read this lesson.

You should test your knowledge to see if you really understood everything, and to be able to repeat the material.

It is also for this reason that it is recommended to download the Anki Decks and do them.

At the end of every lesson you can do a small test.

You will see the sentences of the previous chapter. It is up to you to give the correct answer.

You will either need to fill in the blanks, choose the correct multiple choice option, or both.

Once you are done the correct answer will be shown.

You can redo the quiz as many times as you want.

Anki File for How to say The Same in French

It is important to do the Anki excercises for this lesson, so that you can remember what you just studied.

By downloading the Anki File for French A2 you can practice every French A2 lesson that is on Language Atlas.

At this moment the Anki File for this lesson doesn’t exist yet. However, in due time this will be available on Language Atlas.

If you don’t know why you should use Anki, or don’t know how to use Anki or merge Anki files please click here.

Anki can be downloaded from here.

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