What does "n’est-ce pas?" mean in French?

In French, "n’est-ce pas?" means: (a tag, can also translate as "isn't it?" "doesn't he?" "can I?" etc.)

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Listen to "n’est-ce pas?": (If you have an HTML5 enabled browser, you can listen to the native audio below)




This is a phrase that is used in the GamesForLanguage French Language Game in the following scenes:

  • French 1, Level 5, Scene 2
  • French 1, Level 6, Scene 2

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