Definition of French Word mais
French Word: mais

English Meaning: but

German Meaning: aber

Example Sentences with English translation:

Cette chambre est moins chère, mais elle n'a pas la vue sur la mer.
= This room is less expensive, but doesn't have a sea view.

Le camping était bien, mais nous avons eu beaucoup de moustiques.
= The campsite was nice but there were a lot of mosquitoes.

Je suis allé en Chine, mais je n'ai pas visité Pékin.
= I have been to China, but I did not visit Beijing.

J'espérais la voir à son travail mais il était trop tard, elle était partie.
= I was hoping to see her at her work, but it was too late, she was gone.

Ma meilleure amie n'a pas d'enfants mais elle a un neveu.
= My best friend doesn't have any children but she has a nephew.

Elle est lente mais on peut au moins compter sur elle.
= She is slow but at least she's reliable.

Je t'aiderai volontiers, mais j'ai quelque chose à faire avant.
= I'm glad to help, but I have to do something before that.

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