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15 February 2018
Detail of question does not populate? J'ai bu une demi-bouteille. - Why not une demie- bouteille?
J'ai bu une demi-bouteille. - Why not une demie-
This question relates to:French lesson "Demi, moitié, etc = Half"
16 February 2018
the rule is this: when "demi" comes before the noun, it is always and invariable "demi". When it succeeds the noun, it changes according to the gender.
Une demi-heure. -- Half an hour.Une heure et demie. -- One and a half hour.
-- Chris (not a native speaker).
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