Is tien or tienne appropriate is this a formal situation where you would use ‘Vous’?

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Katy

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14 January 2019

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Is tien or tienne appropriate is this a formal situation where you would use ‘Vous’?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Le mien, le tien, le sien, etc = Mine, yours, his/hers/its (possessive pronouns)"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

14 January 2019

14/01/19

Hi Katy,

If you use the polite ‘vous’, these will be the wrong pronouns to use . You have to use ‘le/la/les vôtre/s’ just as if ‘vous’ represented several people.

Take a look at the following lesson which will give you more details - 

https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/how-to-express-ours-yours-theirs-le-notrele-votrele-leur-possessive-pronouns

 

Hope this helps!

Katy

Kwiziq community member

14 January 2019

14/01/19

Merci beaucoup!

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