"She was losing weight."

Translation:Elle perdait du poids.

May 26, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Scott495798

Why 'du' and not 'des'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EloddY2

Because poids is singular here (le poids - btw the plural form is also poids). In this context, you always use the singular form.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Scott495798

OK, another one of those things you just need to memorize, I guess. Thanks!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Vic3141

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