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"Our children eat chicken."

Translation:Nos enfants mangent du poulet.

February 27, 2013

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

Why not LE poulet?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gregoir123

I thought du meant some and le meant the.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mayhs88

It does (sort of). It can also be used in the present continuous as "Our children are eating the chicken". Le, la, les do mean "the".

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