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"Children read books."

February 3, 2013

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"Children read books" would "..des romans" work as well as "des livres"?


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'Romans' are specifically novels, whereas 'livres' is books in general.

Saying 'les enfants lisent des livres' is a perfectly valid sentence but it means 'children read novels' instead of 'children read books'

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