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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/M.Elsherif

"The big girl"

March 7, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/M.Elsherif

i think "grosse" means "heavy" in this sentence not "big" , "la fille grande" is a wrong answer here


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

I'm not sure I get what you want to say. But here “big” is either « grosse », or « grande » if you speek figuratively. In english, if you say (affectionately) “big boy”, in french it's « grand garçon ».


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

can 'gros' and 'grand' be used interchangeably in french?


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

Gros=fat. Grand=big/tall.


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

If there had been a choice of La grande fille, would that have been a correct solution as well?


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

is grande/grosse for feminine ?

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