avoir raison vs avoir la raison

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Pat

Kwiziq community member

27 May 2018

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avoir raison vs avoir la raison

When d you use one vs the other?

Chris

Kwiziq community member

28 May 2018

28/05/18

I Pat,

here is my understanding:

Tu as raison. -- You're right.
Tu as la raison. -- You have the reason.

-- Chris (not a native speaker).

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

29 May 2018

29/05/18

Hi Pat,

Always 'avoir raison' for 'to be right' .

Hope this helps!

Pat

Kwiziq community member

30 May 2018

30/05/18

Merci!

Pat

Kwiziq community member

30 May 2018

30/05/18

Merci!

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