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"It is freezing!"

Translation:Il gèle !

March 28, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tom791741

doesn't take "Il fait gele"?


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

No. "Geler" (to be freezing) is a verb on its own, just like pleuvoir (to rain) and neiger (to snow)

  • Il gèle = It is freezing
  • Il pleut = It is raining
  • Il neige = It is snowing

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

Please explain the accent


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Barbara635127

Why not accept it is freezing literally? Il est gele

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