Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Est-ce que...

"Est-ce que c'est un oiseau?"

It seems such a wordy way to say "Is it a bird?"

Of course, given you are not pronouncing about half the letters, it is a lot less wordy when spoken then when written.




2 comments:

  1. "Est-ce que" is usually spoken language. In writing you would use the form "Est-ce un oiseau ?"

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