"Certaines personnes étaient en retard."

Translation:Some people were late.

April 8, 2013

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/maverickpl

What's the difference between des and certaines in this context? Is it just specificity of who late?

April 8, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Sitesurf

It means "a certain number of" or "a few" in a context where several persons were late but you did not count them.

April 8, 2013
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