''Qu'aiment-ils?''

Chris

Kwiziq community member

2 June 2016

3 replies

''Qu'aiment-ils?''

I understand why this is a contraction of "Que aiment" and therefore means What do they like, but why can't it also be a contraction of "Qui aiment" and therefore Who do they love?

This relates to:
Questions: Que ... = What ... ? -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

2 June 2016

2/06/16

Bonjour Chris !

The answer is simple: you cannot never contract qui into qu', as it ends in 'i' and not 'e'.

I hope that's helpful!
À bientôt !

ly fen

Kwiziq community member

22 June 2016

22/06/16

Bonjour, sometimes they write " si l'on ferait cela?" why there's the letter "L" between the si et on? thanks in advance.

HemaKumari

Kwiziq community member

23 January 2018

23/01/18

I thinks it's because the 'le' (equivalent of 'it') is contracted to l' in front of a vowel so the sentence without the contractions would be: si le on ferait cela?

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