You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

10 French Phrases Everyone in the World Should Know

Reader's Digest Logo By Corey Whelan of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 10: Pronounced JWA-d'veev. Used to describe a person full of life and exuberance, as in: 'She exudes optimism, and joie de vivre, no matter what the circumstance.' Using French sayings the right way can be very impressive. Here are some other <a href='http://www.rd.com/advice/work-career/attributes-of-super-successful-people/1'>attributes you can use to your benefit, from wildly successful people in the know</a>.

Joie de vivre (joy of life)

Pronounced JWA-d'veev. Used to describe a person full of life and exuberance, as in: 'She exudes optimism, and joie de vivre, no matter what the circumstance.' Using French sayings the right way can be very impressive. Here are some other attributes you can use to your benefit, from wildly successful people in the know.
© Tatiana Ayazo.Rd.com/Istock

More from Reader's Digest

Reader's Digest
Reader's Digest
image beaconimage beaconimage beacon