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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/giraffes123

"The girl eats rice."

January 6, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/giraffes123

it asked for eating rice, not some rice. give me back my heart!!!!!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/delapouite

I understand your frustration but "La fille mange riz" is incorrect, "du" is mandatory. "some rice" would be "La fille mange un peu de riz"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EmiLaBella

I know! I put "La fille mange le riz" because I thought it would work some how. Although I do understand the reason behind "du" now that I have seen the error of my ways, I still cringe when I lose my heart. Lol!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/anupverma20

i also missed "du" :(


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Yani.pc

Why is mandatory the word "du" here? What´s the meaning of du?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/firmngnn

Why not "manges" , but "mange"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tom9358

Because it's tu manges and il/elle/on mange, that's why :p


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KaylaNoddin

How come it's not "Elle manges du riz" ??

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