Answered! Jump to accepted answer.
Kwiziq community member
7 March 2018
While doing negation with 'de' ,
Hi Laura, I have a query negation with 'de'. I know that with être it stays the same and in case of IL y a and avoir un,une, des changes to de. What about other verbs than the ones mentioned. Does it apply in all cases ?I'd like to know please.
This question relates to:French lesson "Using ne ... pas with simple tenses (negation)"
Kwiziq language super star
Bonjour Trupti !
The être exception applies to all so-called "verbes d'état" (state verbs) in French, which are verbs that describe a state the subject of the sentence is in.
Here is the complete list of "verbes d'état", which I've now added to the lesson :)
I hope that's helpful!Bonne journée !
23 March 2018
24 March 2018
Login to submit your answer
Don't have an account yet? Join today
Test your French to the CEFR standard