FAQ: How do you say can in french?

FAQ: How do you say can in french?

What is the verb can in French?

The French verb pouvoir means ‘ can ‘, or ‘to be able to’ – another very common verb and yes, you’ve guessed it, it is irregular and takes a bit of learning.

Is peut masculine or feminine?

If the subject of the sentence is the name of an actual thing or person (i.e. a noun), such as David, the computer, my parents etc, then the form of the verb is either peut (singular) or peuvent (plural). In other words, it is the il/elle form.

Is sous a French word?

From French sous ‘under’. It’s here! Lexico’s first Word of the Year!

Can conjugations French?

“Pouvoir” is a powerful verb. Once you know it, you can easily ask people to do something, and express what you can do. Conjugation of pouvoir ( can )

Present Future Imperfect
Je peux pourrai pouvais
Tu peux pourras pouvais
Il/elle/on peut pourra pouvait
Nous pouvons pourrons pouvions

Can you conjugate English?

Generally speaking, a conjugated form of [to be able to + infinitive] may be substituted for can /could in almost any tense or mood. Please refer to the dictionary entries for more information on English usage: can / could. Indicative.

presentⓘ present simple or simple present
they can

What is the opposite of beaucoup in French?

peu is an adverb of quantity. Its opposite is the adverb beaucoup.

Why is pizza feminine in French?

Gender in French is etymological. Pizza is feminine because it is in Italian, and also, we “feel” that. Like German, they get the gender of the native word. For example, car is feminine in Hindi, because the native word gadi गाड़ी is feminine.

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What is the feminine of Brun in French?

brun m (plural bruns, feminine brune) brown (the color) brown-haired person.

What does souse mean?

1: something pickled especially: seasoned and chopped pork trimmings, fish, or shellfish. 2: an act of sousing: wetting. 3a: a habitual drunkard. b: a drinking spree: binge.

What is the opposite of sous in French?

The word sous is a French prefix often used in occupational titles, such as ‘ sous-chef. What is the opposite of sous?

sos soups
soul sobs

What is in in French?

The prepositions en and dans both mean “in” in French, and can both express time and location.

Is Sacre bleu a swear word?

Sacrebleu or sacre bleu is a French profanity meant as a cry of surprise or happiness. It is a minced oath form of the profane sacré dieu translating to “holy God”. The holy God exclamation being profane is related to the second commandment: “Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain.”

What is a French girl called?

In France men are addressed as Monsieur and women as Madame or Mademoiselle. While a Monsieur is a monsieur no matter what, a Madame is a married woman and a Mademoiselle an unmarried woman.

What does Binks mean in French?

binks. This is a slang term for housing estate or working-class area. j’ai le mort (I’m dead) This would be used by someone to mean that they are very angry. daron/daronne – mum/dad.

Harold Plumb

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