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In discussions on France Culture I have recently heard "avec" as the last word in a sentence. It sounded rather strange, and I think it was spoken by a French native. Unfortunately, I can't remember…Continue
I am trying to come up with a general rule of thumb regarding the usage of these 2 verbs. For a start I have difficulty reconciling "se <infinitive>" where there is a clear direct object, but I…Continue
This is the sentence to be translated: They will ring when they get there. I am aware of a "rule" (?) which states that in the case of 2 future tenses/actions, the French has to make a distinction…Continue
Ancien (-ne) is one of those adjectives that can go before or after the noun, and thereby have a different meaning. Normally if it precedes the noun its meaning is "former", otherwise it is…Continue
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