Hi, why is the subjonctive used here:
et j'espère que tu puisses me pardonner.
the statement is in the affirmative.
Freeform Writing Exercise B1
Both the future and the subjunctive are given as possibilities. In the case of -
J'espère que tu puisses me pardonner
there is a doubt that this will happen.
With espérer que, it is all to do with the degree of doubt implied.
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