D'où leur viennent ce nom et langage étrange

DrewC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

D'où leur viennent ce nom et langage étrange

Not sure where, what, why the "leur" indirect object is in this sentence..."D'où leur viennent ce nom et langage étrange." Anyone explain? 

Asked 4 months ago
JimC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

This is "venir de" in the sense of origin of place.

"From where does their (possessive adjective) name and odd language come?"

D'où leur viennent ce nom et langage étrange

Not sure where, what, why the "leur" indirect object is in this sentence..."D'où leur viennent ce nom et langage étrange." Anyone explain? 

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