"Nous aidons le jeune garçon."

Translation:We help the young boy.

April 6, 2018

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/ConstK

I thought that "boy" already means young, so I translated - "We help the LITTLE boy", is it wrong?

April 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Ripcurlgirl

Yes as boy can be applied to a young teenager as well as a child, so petit garçon is "small / little boy" while jeune garçon translates as "young boy".

April 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/JuanCSde

I thought so too

May 17, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/J9qrIINi

Je

August 26, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Hayley834930

Why is it not le garçon Jeune?

November 26, 2018
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