1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: French
  4. >
  5. "The doctor isn't ready so th…

"The doctor isn't ready so they'll wait."

Translation:Le médecin n'est pas prêt alors ils attendront.

April 11, 2020

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ken891388

why is the word docteur not correct. I thought medecin and docteur were the same


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Neil-VA5WX

'Docteur' was allowed for me 2020 November. Perhaps you had a typo somewhere else ?


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

Why docteur is not correct?


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

In standard French, the profession is "médecin".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/chrisjh21

Thanks Sitesurf for your comment. As a Brit I automatically thought doctor should be docteur.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Cath911029

Well, in that case wouldn't "le docteur" be the more correct translation?

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