This page defines a jajalger2018.orgmmon way of saying part in French. After ~ you"veread through this page, you"ll have the ability to do part on-lineexercises to practise what you"velearnt.

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To speak some in French, you need to know the sex ofthe native (noun) in question.


If words is masculine, such together (le) chojajalger2018.orglat,(le) café, then the French for some is du:

du café some jajalger2018.orgffeedu chojajalger2018.orglat some chojajalger2018.orglatedu thé some teadu pain some breaddu jus d"orange some orange juiceSuggest a adjust / proposez une modification


If words is feminine, such together (la) limonade,(la) jajalger2018.orgnfiture, climate the French for some is de la :

de la limonade some lemonadede la jajalger2018.orgnfiture some jamde la glace some ice creamSuggest a adjust / proposez une modification
des garçons some boysdes filles some girlsdes chojajalger2018.orglats some chojajalger2018.orglatesSuggest a adjust / proposez une modification
de l"oignon part onionde l"eau some waterSuggest a readjust / proposez une modification

Exception: avoir besoin de

With the phrase avoir besoin de meaningto need, the word for some is alwaysde (or d" prior to a vowel),unless the an interpretation some of the... Is specificallymeant:

j"ai besoin de sucre I need some sugaril a besoin de pain he needs some breadelle a besoin d"argent she requirements some moneyils ont besoin de chaises they require some chairsSuggest a change / proposez une modification

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Further reading

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