Why Passé Simple for "le téléphone sonna"?

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Dragana

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12 February 2018

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Why Passé Simple for "le téléphone sonna"?

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French lesson "Être en train de : expressing ongoing actions in the past"

Chris

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12 February 2018

12/02/18

Why not, for a change. You use it in a literary register when expressing a completed action in the past. 

 

-- Chris

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