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être dans le coup
(inf) to be in on it
Ça vaut le coup.
It's worth it.
pour un coup
for once
rire un bon coup
to have a good laugh
Je me donnerais des coups !
I could kick myself!
l'un à l'autre
to each other
c'est tout l'un tout l'autre -
there's no in between, everything is black and white
l'un l'autre
one another, each other
When un is a pronoun,* rather than an article or number, it can be replaced by...
...l'un in formal French
*How do you know whether un is a pronoun, article, or number?
Very simple: any time un is followed by a preposition, usually de, or by anything else other than a noun, it's a pronoun.
In addition, when un is a pronoun at the beginning of a sentence, it is nearly always replaced by l'un, for reasons of euphony:
In addition, when un is a pronoun at the beginning of a sentence, it is nearly always replaced by l'un, for reasons of euphony:
L'un de mes meilleurs étudiants est à l'hôpital
One of my best students is in the hospital
Tu dois choisir l'un de ces livres
You have to choose one of these books
Va te faire mettre ! (slang)
Get lost!
Mettons que...
Let's say/Suppose that...
mettre le verrou
to bolt the door
mettre qqch debout
to stand something up
mettre le réveil
to set the alarm
Je suis hors d'haleine.
I'm out of breath.
N'importe quel
Any
J'aimerais n'importe quel livre.
I'd like any book.
N'importe quelle décision sera...
Any decision will be...
N'importe comment
Any way
Tu peux le faire n'importe comment.
Do it any way. (Just do it!)
N'importe quand
Anytime
Ecrivez-nous n'importe quand.
Write to us anytime.
N'importe où
Anywhere
Nous irons n'importe où.
We'll go wherever.
Qu'est-ce qui se passe ?
What's happening?
De quoi est-ce que vous parlez ? }
De quoi parlez-vous ?
What are you talking about?
À qui est-ce que tu parles ? }
À qui parles-tu ?
To whom are you speaking?
Qui est-ce que vous aimez ? }
Qui aimez-vous ?
Whom do you love?
Que penses-tu de mon idée ?
What do you think of my idea?
Interrogative pronouns are used to ask questions, qui, que
Interrogative pronouns are used to ask questions, qui, que
(The third interrogative pronoun, lequel, is in a separate lesson due to its uniqueness.)
(The third interrogative pronoun, lequel, is in a separate lesson due to its uniqueness.)