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Du/Des

How do these differ?

June 18, 2012

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Du is a contraction of "de le", des of "de les", both mean of the, or some, or something else depending on the context. They differ just as "le" and "les" differ: "le" as a masculine article (the! in english), "les" for plural (also the! for masculine or feminine).

June 18, 2012
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