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"La fille, le garçon"

January 23, 2013

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

iam glad i can speak spanish fluently


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/-Locky-

Ha ha ha If you know Spanish, it will be easier for you to learn French. Gracias a Dios que se un poco de ingles.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/blazinazin215

how come "a girl", and "a boy" are not acceptable?


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

because la/le = the un/une = a


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

why if I write girl,boy not accepted?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/whizkid110

because of la and le. it means the


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

The girl the waiter...?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Pablo241

Why not l' garçon?


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

Because compression of "le" is only before words starting with a vowel (l'oeuf) to avoid a clumsy break "le - ouef"


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

How come I couldn't say him boy and her girl?


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

"La" does not mean "Her" and "Le" does not mean "Him". They are feminine and masculine forms of "The" (respectively)


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

la fille, le garçon hahah


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

un fille, the girl un garcon, the boy


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

How do you pronounce "garçon"? I can't understand it a bit :(


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

A bit like "garr-sawn"


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

It sounds like gyak-sawn :(


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

why is there masculine and feminine words? why cant i just say la fille, la garcon?


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

That was decided centuries ago.


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

What's the symbol under c in garcon called and why is it important?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/robynho100

remember that "waiter" is "maître".

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