Ça

Format
mla apa chicago
Your Citation
Lawless, Laura K. "Ça." ThoughtCo, Sep. 10, 2010, thoughtco.com/ca-vocabulary-1371694. Lawless, Laura K. (2010, September 10). Ça. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/ca-vocabulary-1371694 Lawless, Laura K. "Ça." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/ca-vocabulary-1371694 (accessed October 23, 2017).

Definition:

(indefinite demonstrative pronoun, contraction of cela) that, it

C'est quoi ça ? - What's that?

Qu'est-ce que ça veut dire ? - What does that mean?

Ça m'aide beaucoup - It helps me a lot.

C'est ça - That's it, that's right

Often used redundantly:

Ça c'est une bonne idée - That (that) is a good idea.

(click the little graphic below to hear the Mot du jour pronounced)

Pronunciation: [sa]