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utilization of de ( de la) vs du

Hello there, I am trying to find some rule as to when to use du vs de ( de la). Any help will be greatly appreciated....I am new to this system but quite like it:) N

il y a 2 ans

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First, du is really a contraction of de and le, so the question is really de vs. du, de la, des (de+les).

Second, check out this answer from french.about.com (who have great French grammar resources on a lot of subjects): http://french.about.com/od/grammar/a/de-vs-du-de-la-des.htm

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Thank you very much, I will go to the suggested websites. N

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Du = de + le.

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Merci Sophie!

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de rien ^^

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