"We did not find his hat any more."

February 23, 2013


"Nous ne trouvions plus son chapeau." -- Is this a correct translation? How so?

February 23, 2013

Yes it is.

February 24, 2013

It is correct; it literally means we were not finding his hat any more.

April 2, 2013

still missing the border between imparfait and compose

July 6, 2013

This would beg the question, how many times were you looking for his hat? Presumably only once, so it would make much more sense if "plus" were dropped from this sentence.

June 25, 2013
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