"Il y a un monsieur et une dame."

Translation:There is a gentleman and a lady.

March 30, 2018

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/x_Jennifer_x

Should this not be phrased, "there is a gentleman and a lady"?

March 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/georgeoftruth

Both are now accepted.

March 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Spinchip

Yep. That's bad English otherwise

April 1, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/piloot.camel

Shouldn't this be 'There are', as it is about two people.

October 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/ChrisBird6

Hmmm yes thats what I would say too

April 2, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/mondayfrench

....lady and gentleman was marked wrong, but we don't say "gentleman and lady" !

January 2, 2019
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