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Tu est mon garçon - Why is 'est' wrong?

I thought it was 'est', got told it's 'es' instead. I'm not sure I understand why....

August 16, 2012

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/tonitheisen

es is the tu form of the verb être.

August 17, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/zebraman213

être

je suis

tu es

il/elle est

nous sommes

vous êtes

ils/elles sont

August 17, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/EnglishBob

It's the same in English where it's "you ARE" and "he IS". In French it's "tu ES" and "il/elle EST".

August 20, 2012
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