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Does comment vas-tu? and comment allez vous? both mean how are you doing?

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    Yes. Comment vas-tu? is used when talking with a child, close family member, or a good friend. Comment allez-vous is used to address someone you don't know well, especially an older person.

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    Comment allez-vous is also the plural form, when addressing more than one person.

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