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I think to be from a place the phrase in French is "venir de" not "etre de" so in your intro I believe you have an incorrect exercise

June 29, 2012

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https://www.duolingo.com/milneyj

French uses either, just as in English (I come from Perth / I'm from Perth).

June 29, 2012

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In french it depends where you stand at the time you ans er the question. 'je viens de Paris' means you actually moved from there to here at some point. Re : 'je suis d'ici' vs 'je viens de là-bas'

June 29, 2012
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