"Il est impossible de penser à cela."

Translation:It is impossible to think about that.

April 21, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ThomasFran621601

I'm definitely hearing "il y a" on the first version of this being spoken, it sounds odd either way.

April 23, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JawahirMuk1

Isn't it "It's impossible to think ABOUT that" so it'd be "Il est impossible de penser De ça"

Why can't it be Penser DE cela? and not À cela?? Why did we choose the proposition De and not À?

I got so confused!

April 21, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ongaku81

This may help.

April 25, 2018

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

Why is "it is impossible to think of that" wrong? What is the best translation of "it is impossible to think of that"?

April 23, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Josette208184

Why is It's impossible to think about this incorrect?

June 12, 2018

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

cela = that, ceci = this. But I think you may have a case since we have often been taught in these forums that it is common for French speakers to use "cela" to mean "this".

April 13, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Nickie08

I would have said ''C'est impossible de penser à cela'' instead. Is it right ?

June 1, 2019
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