How to say can I have…? in French: puis-je avoir...?

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puis-je avoir…?

Learning French for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say can I have…? in French: puis-je avoir...?
Say it out loud: “pee jhay vwah…?

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Some more helpful words in our French More Dining Basics category:

...some (of) – …un peu de  (…oon puh doo)
...this/that – …cette  (…set)
all done – ça suffit  (seh soo fee)
another – un autre  (ah no truh)
Bon appétit! – Bon appétit!  (boan ah pay tee)
can I have…? – puis-je avoir...?  (pee jhay vwah…?)
can I see…? – puis-je voir…?  (peej vwah…?)
can we have...? – pouvons-nous avoir...?  (poo vahn noo suh vwah...?)
can we see ...? – peut-on voir…?  (peh tahn vwah…?)
Cheers! – À votre santé  (ah' voe tray sahn tray)
Eat! Eat! – manger!  (mahn jhay!)
I am hungry – J'ai faim  (zhay fah)
I am thirsty – J'ai soif  (zhay swahf)
I ate – j'ai mangé  (jhay mahn jhay)
I would like… – je voudrais…  (jhay voo draw…)
we ate – nous avons mangé  (noo zuh vahn mahn jhay)
we ate well! – nous avons bien mangé  (noo zuh vahn bee ahn mahn jhay)
we would like… – nous aimerions…  (noo zay mehr ee ohn…)

And here’s how to say can I have…? in other languages!

Arabic–Hal yomkenoni Al Hosool Ala…?  (hal yom ke no ni al ho sool ala?)
Chinese–Wǒ Xiǎng Chī / Hē…  (Wo Shyang Chr / Huh…)
Croatian–mogu imati…?  (moe goo ee mah tee…?)
Czech–můžu mít ...?  (moo zoo meet...?)
Finnish–saisinko…?  (sai sin koh…?)
French–puis-je avoir...?  (pee jhay vwah…?)
German–kann ich ein haben?  (kahn iHk iyn hahbin?)
Italian–posso avere  (poh so ah veh ray)
Japanese–…Wo Kudasai.  (…Woh Koo Dah Sai.)
Korean–…Jusigesseoyo?  (… Joo Shi Ge Suh Yo?)
Polish–poproszę  (po pro' sheh)
Portuguese–Eu Quero (Comer/Beber)...  (e-oo kehr oo (koh mehr/be behr))
Russian–mogy li ia…?  (mogy li iah…?)
Spanish–me puede dar...?  (may pway day dahr…?)
Swahili–naweza pata  (nah weh zah pah tah)
Thai–Ao … Dai Mai?  (ao ... dai mai?)
Turkish–ben … alabilir miyim?  (ben ala bee leer mee yim)
Vietnamese–Tôi Có Thể Có …?  (Toy Caw Te Caw…?)

""can I have…?" (puis-je avoir...?)" is an example of polite phrases that you need to know when travelling, polite sentiments give you positive feed back and this will greatly make your travel exciting and pleasant: you may say ""can I have…?" (puis-je avoir...?) a glass of milk with my breakfast" or ""can I have…?" (puis-je avoir...?) a recipt for the items purchased?" Get instant access to the French Language Set.

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