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

"There is fish."

January 23, 2013

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

why "du" not "un"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Remy
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Because "Il y a UN poisson" means "There is A fish".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Talita949030

The sentence states fish, not a fish - please explain why is "poissons" is not an acceptable answer?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LaurenG19

I entered "il y a des poissons" and was marked correct. Maybe you used the wrong article?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Talita949030

Thank you, that must have been it :)

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