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Jour and Journée

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Difference between Jour and Journée?

When should I use one or another?

thanks!

July 30, 2017

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The short answer would be that you'd say Bon jour when greeting someone and bonne journée when leaving. You'd also use jour when you were counting days - 5 jours, but journée when you were talking about the duration of the day - toute la journée.

July 30, 2017

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C'est tout?

C'est facile! ;-)

Merci. Je vais vous donner deux lingots!

July 30, 2017

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Thank you kindly for the lingots. That answer was off the top of my head, but here are some more thorough explanations should you be interested: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/913833/Is-there-any-difference-between-le-jour-and-la-journ%C3%A9e

July 30, 2017

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L'Espagnol est ma langue maternelle. Si vous avez besoin d'aide, vous pouvez me consulter à n'importe quel moment. À bientôt!

July 30, 2017

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Thank you again!

July 30, 2017
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