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Adjective, pronoun or both?

Andy

Kwiziq community member

6 February 2016

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Adjective, pronoun or both?

May I check? In this lesson, in different examples I believe aucun/e ... ne is used both as a negative adjective and as a variable negative pronoun? Is this correct?

This relates to:
Aucun/e … ne = None of them (negation) -

Laura

Kwiziq language super star

7 February 2016

7/02/16

Bonjour Andy,

No, I'm afraid not - all of the examples in this lesson use aucun(e) as a variable French negative pronoun.

Here's an example of aucun(e) as a negative adjective: Aucune fille n'est venue.

We know aucune is an adjective because it's followed directly by a noun, in comparison to Aucune des filles n'est venue.

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