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"The girls are eating some fruits."

April 2, 2013

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I think most would say in English: "The girls are eating some fruit." I don't know anyone who pluralizes "fruit" with an "s".

April 2, 2013

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Why can we not say "mangent DU fruits" if it is "eating SOME fruit?"

April 5, 2013

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Because of the plural form. You use "des" when the noun is in its plural form.

April 5, 2013
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