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chanson

English translation of chanson

song

The French word for song is 'chanson'. It is used in the same way as in English, to describe a short piece of music with words. It could be a part of a musical, movie, or sung by a choir. It's also used colloquially to describe popular music tracks.


Example sentences using: chanson

Ma chanson préférée est 'Imagine' de John Lennon.

English translation of Ma chanson préférée est 'Imagine' de John Lennon.

My favorite song is 'Imagine' by John Lennon.

This sentence is expressing personal preference, identifying the speaker's most loved song as 'Imagine' by John Lennon.

J'ai écrit une chanson pour toi.

English translation of J'ai écrit une chanson pour toi.

I wrote a song for you.

This indicates the speaker penned a song dedicated to the person they are speaking to.

English translation of La chanson populaire en ce moment est 'Bad Guy' de Billie Eilish.

The popular song right now is 'Bad Guy' by Billie Eilish.

The sentence states that 'Bad Guy' by Billie Eilish is currently popular.

J'apprends le français par la chanson.

English translation of J'apprends le français par la chanson.

I'm learning French through song.

The speaker is explaining that they are using song as a method to learn the French language.

La chanson de l'oiseau est douce.

English translation of La chanson de l'oiseau est douce.

The song of the bird is sweet.

It's a metaphorical phrase describing the bird's singing as a song and is appreciating its sweetness or pleasantry.

Noël n'est pas le même sans la chanson de jingle bells.

English translation of Noël n'est pas le même sans la chanson de jingle bells.

Christmas is not the same without the jingle bells song.

In this sentence, it is inferred that the 'Jingle Bells' song is a fundamental part of the speaker's Christmas experience.

Cette chanson me rappelle de toi.

English translation of Cette chanson me rappelle de toi.

This song reminds me of you.

This text is conveying that hearing a particular song triggers the speaker's memories associated with the person they're speaking to.

Chaque chanson a sa propre histoire.

English translation of Chaque chanson a sa propre histoire.

Every song has its own story.

It explains that every song carries a unique narrative or meaning behind it.

Des fois, une chanson peut exprimer ce que les mots ne peuvent pas.

English translation of Des fois, une chanson peut exprimer ce que les mots ne peuvent pas.

Sometimes, a song can express what words cannot.

The phrase underlines the emotional power that music can have, distinct from spoken or written language.

La chanson a gagné le Grammy pour la meilleure performance solo.

English translation of La chanson a gagné le Grammy pour la meilleure performance solo.

The song won the Grammy for best solo performance.

This sentence states that a song has been awarded a Grammy, which is a prestigious award in the music industry, for the best solo performance.

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