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

"Tu manges ça ?"

December 23, 2012

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

Does one leave a space before a question mark in French?


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

yep! there's a space before an exclamation point, too.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pingu632

That's new to me. I was never taught that in school. So much for French Immersion.


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

Why is "ca" that or this but yet "ca va ?" translates to "How are you?"


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

ca va literally means that goes, va = go ca = that - so it's sort of like how goes that == how's it going = how are you.


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

Thank you! I didn't know that!


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

manges-tu ça ? it's also correct?


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

sometimes translating into english could get confusing because the grammer rules are different in both the languages.


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

"What are you eating" is not accepted - should it be?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/1malao33

They're not asking what you are eating, they're asking if you are eating "that" (imagine robot voice lady pointing the last slice of pie)


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

In one of the previous exercises, the solution for "Do you eat rice?" was "Manges-tu du riz?". So for this, why isn't it, "Manges-tu ca?"

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