Ça marche!

The expression “ça marche” is often used in everyday situations when someone agrees with what has just been said.

Literal translation: That walks

Actual meaning: Ok, that works!


  • Ex 1

– Tu peux venir à 6 heures ce soir. You can come at 6pm.

– Ok, ça marche !  Ok that works! 

But you could also use it to talk about something that works well like a car or a computer etc…

  • Ex 2

– Est-ce que ta voiture marche bien?  Is your car running well?

– Oui, elle marche très bien! Yes it is running very well!

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