"He is forty-two years old."

Translation:Il a quarante-deux ans.

June 21, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Luie662539

Duo is missing a hyphen between quarante et deux


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ann264201

Why not say "C'est" instead of Il a?


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

When talking about age, French speakers use the verb « avoir » to express a number of years. This sentence literally means “He has forty-two years,” which is translated as “He is forty-two years old.”

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