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"Nous sommes les garçons."

January 29, 2013

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Why can't it be "nous sommes des garcons?"

January 29, 2013

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"les" and "des" are different in meaning and usage.

"we are boys" = nous sommes DES garçons (indefinite article) "we are the boys" = nous sommes LES garçons (definite article)

January 29, 2013

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Can you differentiate with the sound?

February 7, 2013
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