How would we say 'it's a pity she couldn't come..?'

Danielle

Kwiziq community member

25 June 2017

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How would we say 'it's a pity she couldn't come..?'

Is this correct: C'est dommage qu'elle n'aie pas pu venir? Merci!

This relates to:
Conjugate verbs in Le Subjonctif Passé (past subjunctive) -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

29 June 2017

29/06/17

Bonjour Danielle !

It's almost perfect:
C'est dommage qu'elle n'ait pas pu venir.

Aie is the je form of Le Subjonctif.

See our related lessons:
https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/conjugate-avoir-in-le-subjonctif-present-the-subjunctive-mood
https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/conjugate-verbs-in-le-subjonctif-passe-compose

À bientôt !

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