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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/1_Stephie

"Est-ce que tu as des grandes fleurs rouges ?"

February 25, 2013

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    hmm, i thought that if an adjective came before a plural noun, that 'de' was supposed to be used instead of 'des'.


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

    Why is it "des grandes fleurs rouges" and not "de grandes fleurs rouges"?


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/1_Stephie

    Why is 'do you have tall red flowers' wrong, but 'do you have ANY tall red flowers' correct along with ' do you have big red flowers' (sans ANY).... I'm confused


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

    ANY is not in the sentence, and it may not make a difference in english but it does in french.


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

    This is a translation. If it doesn't make a difference in english AND makes it sound more natural, you put it in.


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

    I do hear "les" here not "des". Am I alone?

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