Winter activities in French 🏂

Les sports d’hiver

Winter sports French words

  • la luge = sledge
  • faire de la luge = to go sledging
  • le snowboard = snowboard
  • faire du snowboard = to go snowboarding
  • le ski (alpin) = downhill skiing
  • faire du ski (alpin) = to go downhill skiing
  • le ski de fond = cross-country skiing
  • faire du ski de fond = to go/do cross-country skiing
  • le hockey sur glace = ice hockey
  • faire du hockey sur glace = to play ice hockey
  • le patin (à glace) = an ice skate
  • faire du patin = to go ice skating


Pour parler des activités que l’on fait en hiver, on utilise souvent le verbe FAIRE suivi de l’article partitif (du, de la, de l’, des).

To talk about winter activities in French, we often use the verb FAIRE followed by the partitive article (du, de la , de l’, des).


On peut aussi utiliser ces verbes :

You can also use these verbs:

  • skier = to ski, go skiing
  • patiner = to skate
  • jouer au hockey = to play ice hockey

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