imparfait vs plus que parfait

Ann

Kwiziq community member

28 December 2018

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imparfait vs plus que parfait

for translating the phrase, "who had been waiting for the snow...the correct answer used the imparfait. Wouldn't that be translated as was waiting? (Rather than had been waiting)

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

29 December 2018

29/12/18

Hi Ann,

Can you re-post with a link to the exercise?

Ann

Kwiziq community member

29 December 2018

29/12/18

Il a tellement neigé la nuit dernière que le jardin était recouvert d'un épais manteau blanc lorsque Martine et Bastien ont ouvert leurs rideaux ce matin. “Mon vœu s'est réalisé !” s'est écrié Bastien, qui attendait la neige depuis le début de l'hiver.

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