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Une famille de canards jaunes

Should this sentence include des or les?

November 1, 2012

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"canards jaunes" is the complement of the word "famille". In this case, 'de' is a preposition enabling to attach a noun to another one: une part de g√Ęteau, un jour de pluie, une famille de canards...

November 2, 2012

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A family of yellow ducks? No des or les required.

November 2, 2012

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I get it now. Me have small brain, sometimes it works.

November 3, 2012
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