https://www.duolingo.com/DamienLiu

"Why is he drinking so much beer?"

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1/27/2013, 6:44:25 AM

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why can't I say "pourquoi il boit autant de bière" ?

1/27/2013, 6:44:25 AM

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I think you can. Another option is pourquoi est'ce qu'il boit....

1/29/2013, 2:08:52 AM

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can it also be "tant de bière" as well as "autant de"?

1/29/2013, 2:08:13 AM

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I think you're right, and "tant" fits even more here... (see http://french.about.com/library/weekly/bl-tantvsautant.htm)

1/29/2013, 3:14:51 PM
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