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"C'est un homme sage."

April 10, 2013

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

Why wouldn't one accept -- "He is a sagacious man."


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

We would rather use "perspicace" or "réfléchi", of which meanings are close. However "sage" and "wise" belong to the same "standard" register, while the others (yours and mine) are rather sophisticated.

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