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"Le petit-déjeuner : un café noir, du pain"

January 30, 2013

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

In English to say "black coffee" instead of "a black coffee" is acceptable. In fact, it's kind of weird to say "a black coffee".


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

"A black coffee" is acceptable. If you went into a restaurant you would say "can I have a black coffee please?", not "can I have black coffee?"

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