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s'il vous plaît

(sil vu plɛ)
if you please; please
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s'il vous plaît

A French phrase meaning if it pleases you, used to mean please.
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"Apportez moi a le consuelo Britannique, s'il vous plait," he would say, for he was by no means ignorant of French.
"CHERIZETTE, MA CHERE, DONNEZ-MOI DE L'EAU-DE- COLOGNE, S'IL VOUS PLAIT, MON ENFANT."
"Unfortunately, I have no proof beyond my surmise, unless " With sudden energy, he caught me by the arm, and whirled me down the hall, calling out in French in his excitement: "Mademoiselle Dorcas, Mademoiselle Dorcas, un moment, s'il vous plait!"
[beaucoup moins que]Poursuivez s'il vous plait sinon on va tomber dans les memes peripeties que l'autre fois[beaucoup plus grand que], a declare le juge en s'adressant aux parties.
Generally stylish, slim, classy, smart; on the one hand they're a cross between Joan of Arc and Simone De Beauvoir - no messing with them, s'il vous plait! - and on the other they're happy to let their husbands serially cheat.
Bab Agherda le demontre de maniere exemplaire aux souris, qui n'ont aucune peine a repondre a la sollicitation de Mamma Wessara qui par ricochet leur apprend a se prendre en charge et, a elle, a vivre en communaute, et en souriant pour la premiere fois s'il vous plait. A d'autres contes magiques, Veronique ?
Entering one of the wonderful boulangeries which adorn every French street, I asked in my best French accent: "Deux pains au chocolat et deux cafes au lait, s'il vous plait." (Remember, I failed French O-Level three times.) in the spring sunshine remains The response, in perfect English, was instant.
in de de Entering one of the wonderful boulangeries which adorn every French street, I asked in my best French accent: "Deux pains au chocolat et deux cafes au lait, s'il vous plait." (Remember, I failed French O-Level three times.) Entering one of the wonderful boulangeries which adorn every French street, I asked in my best French accent: "Deux pains au chocolat et deux cafes au lait, s'il vous plait." (Remember, I failed French O-Level three times.) Ile Ile The response, in perfect English, was instant.
Including the invaluable phrase "Voulez-vous repeter s'il vous plait?" (Can you repeat please?).
stands for a French phrase, "repondez s'il vous plait" which simply means "Please Reply" made me laugh.