Noun inside the negation?


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18 January 2016

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Noun inside the negation?

In one of the questions on an exam, the correct answer was "Il ne voit Julie nulle part". Why is Julie included in between "ne" and "nulle part" while a sentence like "Il ne voit pas Julie" has Julie outside of the negation?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Ne ... nulle part = Nowhere (negation)"


Kwiziq language super star

19 January 2016


Bonjour Jeffrey, Thank you for your question. "Ne ... nulle part" is indeed a bit different from other negations, and our lesson has now been updated to fully reflect this. Please have a look: I hope this is helpful! Merci!

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