Je suis chaud


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11 July 2016

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Je suis chaud

Je suis froid

This question relates to:
French lesson "Avoir chaud / froid = To be hot / cold"


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6 December 2016


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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