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"This illness is caused by a virus."

Translation:Cette maladie est due à un virus.

February 17, 2018

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

"causée" would do, since "maladie" is feminine.


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

Can I translate that to:

"This illness is due to a virus"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/STRADS1551

What is the infinitive form of "due" please?


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

Devoir.

The passive phrase "être dû à" is "to be due to".

The passive "être dû" is "to be owed".

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