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

"He reads you a menu."

January 28, 2013

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

why is it in this case, te is used instead of tu?

Ex: "il te lit un menu" instead of "il tu lit un menu"


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

"tu" is used only when it is subject of the verb. When used as a complement (here indirect complement), you use "te".


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

Why does "Il lui lit un menu" not work?


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

Because "lui" is 3rd person singular, while "vous" is 2nd person plural (polite "you" or several persons)


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

Why does Il te lit un menu not work when the sentence is "a" menu?

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