"That they are happy makes me happy."
Translation:Qu'ils soient heureux me rend heureux.
why is the subjunctive needed here? This is a simple cause and effect statement.
"Qu'elles soient heureuse me rend heureux" Why doesn't this work ???????????????
Ce Qu'ils soient contents me rend content(e)"
Problems: Ce, Qu-'-ils, ils-contents while elles-contentes, rendre pas fait.
Soient is the subjunctive, which apparently, to give a shortcut that may or may not always apply, is used after qu...
Why do the suggested translations for "are" include just about everything except the correct/required/relevant translations, instead making only incorrect and misleading suggestions?
If the subjunctive is required, the subjunctive is what the hints ought to suggest.