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15 votes
5 answers
3k views

Can I end an "est-ce que" question with "est'?

10 votes
3 answers
682 views

Are "passive" verbs in English as easily created in French?

10 votes
4 answers
923 views

Why is "dessin" pronounced like "déssin"?

9 votes
4 answers
7k views

Translation / Grammar of “Do you want me to speak French?”

9 votes
1 answer
945 views

What is the connotation of using "lui" as the subject of a sentence?

8 votes
3 answers
918 views

Behaviour of verb that looks pronominal but doesn't have a "se" entry in the dictionary?

7 votes
2 answers
443 views

figurative adjectives with "il est [adjective]"?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

can "que que" ever appear?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why "de" in "à de"?

6 votes
4 answers
566 views

How to translate "It's him who I want to give me a massage"?

6 votes
2 answers
237 views

Is "qui" as a question word always singular?

6 votes
3 answers
3k views

Resolving the ambiguity of the word "assez"?

6 votes
1 answer
509 views

What is the grammar of "I watch you speaking French" vs "I want you to speak French"?

6 votes
1 answer
1k views

What is the difference between "se chercher" and "chercher"?

6 votes
2 answers
564 views

How does "Ne pas se sentir convaincu de [qch]" = "I was aware of [sth]" instead of "I did not feel convinced of [sth]"?

6 votes
1 answer
1k views

Can "parce que" be followed by a noun phrase, instead of a finite clause?

5 votes
1 answer
259 views

"Durant" at the end of a sentence?

5 votes
2 answers
658 views

What is the effect of the repeated (redundant?) "lui" in this passage?

5 votes
2 answers
507 views

How can I tell whether the reflexive pronoun is direct or indirect, for verbs that are always pronominal?

5 votes
2 answers
1k views

Are Catholics in Quebec offended by Quebecois swear words?

5 votes
2 answers
321 views

What is the difference in tone, between the passive infinitive and the imperative?

5 votes
2 answers
9k views

"mange du chocolat" vs "mange le chocolat"?

4 votes
4 answers
5k views

« Il » vs « ça » vs « ce » for inanimate subjects

4 votes
4 answers
3k views

When “toujours” appears, how do I know if it means “always” instead of “still”?

4 votes
1 answer
407 views

Do adverbs of quantity modify adjectives?

4 votes
2 answers
111 views

What grammatical construction creates "offerts à gagner" in this sentence?

4 votes
3 answers
2k views

How to add emphasis as in "I do <verb>"?

4 votes
1 answer
330 views

What is "en" in "Vous en avez assez ..." and "Apprenez-en"?

4 votes
1 answer
215 views

Is "J'ai à boire"? ambiguous?

4 votes
1 answer
174 views

Understanding "de près" and "en" in this advertisement?

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