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Anonymous asked in Food & DrinkOther - Food & Drink · 3 weeks ago

French Fries. What do people in France call what Americans call French Fries?

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  • 3 weeks ago

    i am a highschool student in French 1, the translation of fries is frites

  • 3 weeks ago

    Chips if you’re from England

    • STEPHEN
      Lv 7
      3 weeks agoReport

      The question asks what do FRENCH PEOPLE CALL THEM

  • 3 weeks ago

    American chips are call crisps, while our British chips . the first word, it's widely believed that French fries originated in France.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Frites. The most popular bistro lunch is steak frites.

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  • GFH
    Lv 4
    3 weeks ago

    The French call it "pomme frites"

  • 3 weeks ago

    They call them American Fries. 

  • 3 weeks ago

    pommes frites == fried potatoes

  • 3 weeks ago

    Pomme frites.

    French is the cut of the potato, not the origin of the dish.

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    Pomme frites.

    If they're sliced super thin they're called aiguillettes (needle-ettes) or allumettes (matchsticks).

  • In French, frites.

    In the Flemish part of Belgium where they were invented, frietjes.

    In the English speaking world, chips.

    But Americans were never any good at English or Geography.

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