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"We are eating, while you are drinking."

Translation:Nous mangeons, tandis que vous buvez.

January 1, 2013



Why is not the third option right as well?


"que" is not followed by a vowel, so it should not contract to "qu'" que+il=qu'il ("que" is followed by a vowel) que+tu=que tu ("que" is not followed by a vowel)


Tandis versus Pendant? I learned "pendant" when I was in school.. Has this since been superseded by tandis? are they interchangeable? if not, when would I use tandis que instead of pendant que?

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