https://www.duolingo.com/laliga

"Sont-elles des femmes ?"

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December 27, 2012

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https://www.duolingo.com/laliga
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why does it sound like "sont-aye" instead of "sont-el"?

December 27, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/treehouse

I think the el is there, but I agree it sounds like ayel. I guess it's just the particular accent - probably posh French. Like the Queen says "We should be getting orf".

December 28, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/PeixiPeixi

*Chuckle

December 31, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/LadyAnni
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does "sont" come from etre? just making sure.

January 4, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/laliga
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yes

January 5, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/LadyAnni
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okay, thanks

January 5, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/1malao33
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je suis - i am tu es - you are il/elle est - he/she is nous sommes - we are vous etes - y'all are ils/elles sont - they are

January 19, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/PWJaques

This is probably a very useful phrase in some parts of Paris...

February 9, 2013
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