Sorry, my question was incomplete. I was marked wrong for using "J' avais'l'habitude de ....."

Lee

Kwiziq community member

15 March 2018

2 replies

Sorry, my question was incomplete. I was marked wrong for using "J' avais'l'habitude de ....."

This relates to:
Avoir l'habitude = To be in the habit of, to tend to -

Chris

Kwiziq community member

15 March 2018

15/03/18

Continuing from your previous post on this subject:

J'ai l'habitude de me coucher tard. -- I am used to going to bed late.
J'avais l'habitude de me coucher tard. -- I was used to going to bed late.

The former is in the present tense whereas the latter is in the imperfect tense.

-- Chris (not a native speaker).

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

23 June 2018

23/06/18

Hi Lee,

Please re-post your question using the 'Report it' button in your Correction Board, as it links to the specific quiz you're referring to and makes it easier for us to answer you.

The Q&A is for more general language questions.

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