1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: French
  4. >
  5. "Hail caused damage to my new…

"Hail caused damage to my new car."

Translation:La grêle a fait des dommages sur ma voiture neuve.

April 12, 2018

2 Comments


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

Why isn't 'la grêle a fait des dommages sur ma nouvelle voiture' accepted? Can 'nouvel(le)' not be used in some cases, and so 'neuf/neuve' has to be used instead?


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

It was a minor omission. It's now accepted. Keep in mind that "neuve" means brand new, and "nouvelle" means new to the speaker.

Learn French in just 5 minutes a day. For free.