Je veux être (une) avocate

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Megan

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24 August 2018

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Je veux être (une) avocate

Is un/une needed if I say I want to be a certain profession? Also is it needed for past tense? (Il était (un) professeur, for example)

This relates to:
Don't use un, une when giving people's professions (zero article) -

Chris

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24 August 2018

24/08/18

Je veux devenir astronaute. -- I want to become an astronaut. 

Il est dentiste. -- He is dentist. 

There usually is no article needed. 

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