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"Je vous aime plus que je ne peux dire."

1/5/2013, 5:25:19 PM

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I am confused! Does "je ne peux dire" not mean "I cannot say"? Is this just idiommatic usage rather that literal translation? Thanks.

1/5/2013, 5:25:19 PM

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Absolutely, this is idiomatic. It is a "fake" negation, that actually should not be there if only to have the sentence sound more musical.

1/5/2013, 6:01:13 PM
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