"Alors on suppose que c'est sa fille."

March 21, 2013


on suppose could also be "one supposes", no? albeit a bit formal

March 21, 2013

"Nous" is a bit more formal to describe a group than "on". We suppose can be translated as "Nous supposons" or "On suppose", whereas "one supposes" = "on suppose" only

March 21, 2013

Yes, though I believe jmulqueen is still correct.

April 7, 2013

That's what I wrote and Duo accepted it.

April 16, 2013

why can't we use girl here instead of daughter?

May 4, 2013

Why is well one supposes that this is his girl incorrect?

May 5, 2013

Is "alors" ever used as "Well," not to mean healthy but just something you might start a sentence with colloquially, an interjection? I remember being taught so in 7th grade French. :)

May 26, 2013

Thanks for asking this -- I keep thinking of alors as an interjection at the beginning of sentences, and am thrown off that it is not, on Duo!

May 26, 2013

Could it possibly be translates as "So she is supposed to be his daughter." (just because of the general meaning of "on" in French)?

May 30, 2013
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