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Je suis chaud

Advika

Kwiziq community member

11 July 2016

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Je suis chaud

Je suis froid

This relates to:
Avoir chaud / froid = To be hot / cold -

Jim

Kwiziq community member

6 December 2016

6/12/16

As I understand it, if you use être you are describing a "state of being".
So to say "Je suis chaud" could convey a sexual connotation. Similarly with "Je suis froid".
That is why in the company of native french speakers you may sense that they seem a bit embarrassed.

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