Kwiziq community member
8 August 2016
I miss nothing?
How would you say I miss nothing? Je ne manque rien? Thanks.
This question relates to:French lesson "Manquer (de) + thing = To miss / lack something"
Kwiziq language super star
17 July 2018
As a native USA speaker, when I hear “I miss nothing” I understand that to mean “Nothing escapes my notice... I miss no detail... nothing gets by me”. The french phrase “Je ne manque rien” makes sense to me in this context
However “I lack nothing” is very different and means “I have everything I need”. Here I would use “Je ne manque de rien”
Would a french native weigh in on that please?
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