Cultures all over the world have unique and exciting birthday celebrations to go with their "happy birthday" messages. These are a few interesting examples. In China, the person celebrating a birthday may eat a dish of "longevity noodles. In Brazil and Jamaica, people sometimes throw flour on the birthday boy or girl. The idea is that the dusting of flour gives that person an older, "antique" look.
This article will teach you exactly what French greetings to say or write during the most important events. You can also get a copy of this list in a printer-friendly PDF format. It comes with free access to the French Learning Package. If you have previously signed up to join our mailing list, you can check the link shared to you before. The file is already there. Birthday traditions in France are same as elsewhere: a cake, gifts, as well as singing of birthday songs. Here are some common ways to greet people a happy birthday in French.