D'immenses vagues venaient vers moi. - why not "Les immenses vagues"?

D'immenses vagues venaient vers moi. - why not "Les immenses vagues"?

Why is an indefinite article used here, and definite in the verse "Comme la vague irrésolu"?
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LauraKwiziq language super star
Bonjour Dino, D'immenses vagues = (Some) giant waves Les immenses vagues = The giant waves They're both correct, it just depends on whether the giant waves are specific - for example, if they've already been mentioned. As for "la vague irrésolue," that just sounds more poetic than "une vague irrésolue."

D'immenses vagues venaient vers moi. - why not "Les immenses vagues"?

Why is an indefinite article used here, and definite in the verse "Comme la vague irrésolu"?

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