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toujours

English translation of toujours

always

The French translation for 'always' is 'toujours'. It is mainly used in French to imply something happening all the time or continually. You can use 'toujours' in any place you'd use 'always' in English. For instance, 'Je mange toujours au restaurant' means 'I always eat at the restaurant'.


Example sentences using: toujours

Je suis toujours en train de travailler.

English translation of Je suis toujours en train de travailler.

I am always working.

This sentence emphasizes the permanence of an action using the word 'toujours'. In this case, the action is 'working'.

Il fait toujours beau.

English translation of Il fait toujours beau.

It is always nice out.

This phrase is often used to talk about the weather, and the usage of 'toujours' indicates that the weather is good all the time.

Elles chantent toujours ensemble.

English translation of Elles chantent toujours ensemble.

They always sing together.

In this sentence, 'toujours' is used preceding the verb to emphasize the regularity of the action 'sing'.

Nous mangeons toujours à six heures.

English translation of Nous mangeons toujours à six heures.

We always eat at six o'clock.

This sentence uses 'toujours' to establish a pattern, or routine, which in this case is 'eating at six o'clock'.

Tu es toujours mon meilleur ami.

English translation of Tu es toujours mon meilleur ami.

You are always my best friend.

In this case, 'toujours' is used to express constancy in a relationship, showing the enduring friendship.

Elle est toujours prête à aider.

English translation of Elle est toujours prête à aider.

She is always ready to help.

The sentence here uses 'toujours' to highlight a steady character trait of a person, which is being ready to help.

Ils restent toujours calmes.

English translation of Ils restent toujours calmes.

They always remain calm.

The phrase uses 'toujours' to indicate a consistent behaviour of remaining calm.

Nous aimons toujours voyager.

English translation of Nous aimons toujours voyager.

We always love to travel.

This sentence uses 'toujours' to emphasize an enduring love for travelling.

Il porte toujours une montre.

English translation of Il porte toujours une montre.

He always wears a watch.

In this case, 'toujours' is used to denote a habit or custom, that is 'wearing a watch'.

Je serai toujours là pour toi.

English translation of Je serai toujours là pour toi.

I will always be there for you.

In this sentence, 'toujours' is used to express the speaker's continuous and unwavering support for someone else.

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